Expand your team with data professionals! Meet our students!
With 4 Microsoft certificates in their pocket, our students are ready for a job in data science. Maybe within your company! Are you curious about our students? Read their story here. Do you want to view CVs of our students? Then please contact us. Would you prefer a direct conversation with our students? Schedule a digital speed date with them!
Coming up with creative solutions to problems is one of the things Meyke loves to do most. She excels at translating business requirements into technical solutions that optimize processes or enable better analyses.
At the moment, Meyke is a… consultant specialized in Product Information Management (PIM) and Master Data Management (MDM). She helps businesses implement a PIM or MDM solution and thereby allowing them to transition into a data-driven organization.
For the near future, Meyke would like to help companies with realizing this transition. By uncovering valuable insights from data, or by reducing time and effort spent on data management by deploying machine learning. Read more “Meyke”
“Curious and looking for facts backed up by data,” that characterizes Mariëlla. Whether it’s a research written about in the newspaper or about her work. Mariëlla is a keen observer, with attention to detail without losing sight of the bigger… picture. With her extensive experience as an HR Business Partner, she has good communication skills at different levels in an organization and is good at balancing business interests versus personal interests. Her strength lies in explaining complex matters in an understandable way. During her work as an HR business partner she substantiated decisions based on data. Her desire to further develop herself in data analysis and BI has now been underlined by choosing an educational track at Techionista Academy. With her extensive experience in various industries such as food industry, banking, (semi) government and IT consulting, she will quickly be of added value for any industry. During her career she has proven several times to successfully take on new challenges and quickly master the material. Bring on the next challenge! Read more “Mariëlla”
With 20+ years of experience in financial market data in demanding client facing roles, communicating with technical managers, procurement managers, business managers and end users, Jackie is ready to help your clients with Cloud technology solutions. She is a pragmatic… project manager with an astute eye for client relationships. No question is ever too simple or too complex. Jackie will do the research and, with her experience and determination to deliver exceptional client satisfaction, find the right solution. Referred to as a ‘go-getter’ and ‘tenacious’ together with a healthy sense of humour she is well placed to work in harmony with multi disciplined teams and your clients. Jackie has a wealth of experience in pre-sales consulting, account management, management, CSM/Client Training. Capitalizing on her experience together with her ambition to continue to work with Cloud technologies Jackie is looking forward to working in a fast paced, demanding environment where personal development together with client focus are high on the list of priorities. Read more “Jackie”
With Smini, you get ROI with a smile. Her creativity and willingness to roll up her sleeves to get it done means she brings a little bit of Smini magic to every initiative she touches. She is all about live… music, green tea and team love. Her background in finance and telecommunication provides a fun and unique outlook for problem solving . With her 8 years of experience in Sales, Credit analyst and Operational role she decided to bring data science into her skillset to help companies use their data’s full potential. With her newly acquired skills in designing and implementing data structures, Smini would love to work in a dynamic and data driven environment. She would like to keep it up to date with the latest innovations, technology and contribute for the process to explore digital technologies. Smini would like to support capabilities to create a robust new business model for organizations. Read more “Smini”
Siham loves complex challenges and likes to discuss these with those involved. She is a strategic and innovative data professional who is passionate about converting business questions into data-driven solutions.
The recently acquired Data Science & AI knowledge has… further increased her enthusiasm with regard to designing data structures and analyzing and visualizing data with a focus on delivering relevant insights.
With over 15 years of experience in Strategy, Marketing and Communication she can quickly get a sharp picture of the business questions and research and present them from different angles. In addition, she is a strong bridge builder between stakeholders.
Siham would like to work as a Data Analyst or Business Intelligence Manager (possibly in a consultancy role) in a dynamic and data-driven environment. Read more “Siham”
Energetic, creative, and versatile, that is Astrid! She is people-oriented by nature and fascinated by connecting people, processes, and data. With 15+ years of experience in the public and financial sector, she has a substantial track record in Change Management,… Project Management, and Business Process Management. Her creative mindset, background in Business Economics, and gained knowledge of data analytics and visualization allow her to bridge between business and IT with a human-centered approach to support organizations on their digital transformation. As a people manager, she enjoys working with multidisciplinary teams in informal, hands-on, and can-do organizations where creativity and learning opportunities are key drivers. Read more “Astrid”
Anne-Marie is a passionate professional with 20 years of experience in the financial sector (Wholesale and Retail) in strategic marketing, program management and managing commercial teams. The issue of privacy and customer data and the increasing role of data in… marketing challenged her to delve deeper into the field of data and AI. With this broadening she wants to further develop herself in a team of consultants, learn the trade and become an experienced management and data consultant. She feels at home in smaller, local environments as well as in larger, central organizations with their own forms of dynamics, complexity and political forces. Preferably in an informal environment, where there is room for learning, laughing and celebrating together. Read more “Anne-Marie”
When people get stressed and start to lose control of the process, Imelda intervenes, creates overview and makes decisions. If no one has the right knowledge for a project, Imelda will happily dive in and run it. Challenge accepted! Studying,… supporting the family business and compiling a cookbook at the same time: no problem. Imelda is a strategic, energetic business professional. With her business administration background and project manager experience, she works with the client to get to the core of the question. With her analytical and statistical skills and the knowledge gained in designing data solutions, she translates the data into valuable business insights and tools. She has excellent communication and presentation skills and can train and motivate any group. Imelda would like to work (full time) with a team of data professionals to create future-proof solutions and improve business results. Read more “Imelda”
Raqeebah is a quick-learning, adaptable and experienced professional with a passion for building knowledge. She has completed a master’s degree in Business Economics, holds a qualification in Food Technology and has a strong background in many different fields. She has… a track record of being dependable and team oriented as well as being analytical and precise. Having been a successful business owner she understands the importance of continuous business improvement, problem-solving and turning data into strategic decisions. Collecting and analysing her company data triggered her determination to diversify her knowledge base and dive into the Data Science world. This learning opportunity now allows her to be able to deepen her experience in ICT and tech. She is now eager to apply her newly acquired skills to help companies translate their data into valuable business insights. Read more “Raqeebah”
Karin is a hands-on data professional with a strong business understanding.
Using data science and cutting-edge BI technology together with her Business Administration background and her management experience, she can and will deliver in every part of the lifecycle… of your information products. From business analysis to business case and from presentation to implementation. Her goal is to add value to your organization by translating data into valuable business insights for efficiency, innovation and day-to-day management. Her eagerness to learn and grow ensures she quickly adapts to ever changing demands. Read more “Karin”
Monique is an experienced reputation manager and entrepreneur with integrated communication and marketing skills, gained in offices and in-house environments. She stands for agile, resilient, passionate and consistent in stressful situations. She has a pioneering and driven mind that moves… quickly and is always focused on moving the company forward. Monique thrives in volatile, fast paced organizations. She’s an asset in different fields; Marketing & Sales, Innovation, Brand Communication or Strategy. Her knowledge and experience as an independent entrepreneur and the various positions she has fulfilled during her career, combined with the skills she gained during the training of the Techionista Academy, makes her of great added value for companies. Ad interim, but preferably in a permanent job as: Change Manager, Marketing Director, Business Analytics Manager, Business consultant, Client Manager or Manager BD & Innovation. Read more “Monique”
Marian is a go-getter. With her +10 years of experience as a project manager in the construction and real estate sector, she knows how to get things done. From a wish or idea to the delivery of a concrete and… physical product. The realization and completion of a product makes her happy. In her spare time she makes her own clothing and at work she likes to deliver a concrete product. She doesn’t like loose ends. She has had the courage to trade in a good job for a retraining program, because her heart lies in carrying out the analytical and creative process. From a desire to understand data to the delivery of information that a company can utilize. Read more “Marian”
Sholeh is an experienced data analyst and is passionate about using data to solve everyday problems. She is used to working with large, structured data to analyse/benchmark data for hospitals to help them understand/improve the quality of their interventions. With… this experience and knowledge by applying BI and AI, she helps organizations towards data-driven work and realizing reliable data and information that enable organizations to react faster and make smart decisions. Read more “Sholeh”
Britt has a heart for society. She is passionate about investigating human wellbeing through a data-driven approach. With her study background in psychology, she developed a systematic way of thinking which allows her to get to the core of problems… quickly. Furthermore, she is well experienced in making transparent research reports. Britt prefers to work for a (semi-) government agency but is also happy to work for other companies where she can make a social impact. Read more “Britt”
Merith is at her best when she can solve a complicated puzzle. She also has a talent for learning languages (including programming languages), she really enjoys telling stories, and through her career as a teacher she has a lot of… experience with explaining and presenting. Her entrance into the world of data science and data analysis gives her the opportunity to combine these skills. She can’t wait to dive into heaps of data full of patterns to be discovered and visualized! Read more “Merith”
Whether it concerns riddles, escape rooms and building kits, or the more serious data work … one thing is certain: Annelijn really enjoys logic, algorithms, building and above all solving problems. And that is precisely why she stepped into the… wonderful world of data science. Annelijn gets energy from discovering how the puzzle pieces fit together. She takes a critical look at processes, in her opinion there is always room for improvement. The fact that she is new to the data world does not stop her, because Annelijn is constantly motivated to learn new things. Because of her proactive analytical mindset, she sees no obstacles to stop her. She is very excited to put her acquired knowledge into practice and to develop further. Read more “Annelijn”
As a child, Gwen taught herself to read Braille (so she could secretly continue reading when she had to turn out the lights at night). Now she has learned to read data, and translate it into valuable insights. Gwen is… a results-oriented, independent, go-getter who loves working with numbers and data. After ±10 years of working as a jack-of-all-trades at various companies, she is ready, after the Techionista Academy to specialize in the world of data. Gwen would like to work as a data analyst (possibly in a consultancy role) in a company where she can learn from experienced colleagues so that she can soon develop into an independent data specialist. This structured lady is highly motivated to add value to an organization and can’t wait to be able to present the first results present. Read more “Gwen”
Caroline is an information gatherer by heart. Her highly analytical mindset always looks for patterns and dots to connect. With her 20 years of experience in project management, marketing, communication and sales, she decided to bring data science into her… skill set to help companies use their data’s full potential. Caroline has a talent for understanding what drives businesses and people. She has excellent verbal, written, visual communication skills and has a friendly and calm communication style. It energizes her to work together with a team towards common goals. During her career, she has led many project teams. Former team members phrased her antenna for the needs of the project and its stakeholders, without losing sight of quality requirements. Caroline is looking forward to work within a team of data professionals for an agency that supports their employees to learn and keep up with innovations. Read more “Caroline”
Caroline is a no-nonsense IT business consultant with over 25 years of IT experience. She can see solutions in difficult situations. She can tackle anything from programming, improving team performance, customer relations, drafting requirements and solving technical issues. Currently she… is retraining at Techionista Academy in the latest techniques regarding data, AI and cloud technologies. Read more “Caroline”
Brenda loves solving problems. Her co-workers know they can always come to her. Either when they want to have a laugh or when they have a question that no one else can answer. By analyzing the situation, asking questions, collaborating,… and of course a bit of trial-and-error, she always comes back with an answer. After working in industry (Retail / Agri) for 7+ years, Brenda is eager to continue her career in the field of advanced analytics (machine learning) and BI and use her skills to help companies turn their data into information. An informal organization with many opportunities to learn would be a sure fit for Brenda. Read more “Brenda”
Chantal is a committed and diligent researcher with a great eye for detail. As an academically trained biomedical scientist with over five years of experience in designing and conducting fundamental research, she is now looking for the opportunity to combine… this experience with her recently acquired data science skills. Ideally, she wants to bridge the gap between wet and dry lab environments by supporting multidisciplinary teams to analyze, visualize, and translate their data in the best possible way. Ultimately, she aspires to make a significant contribution to (bio)medical research as an independent data scientist. Read more “Chantal”
Marwa is an experienced scrum master/coach with proven records driving innovative solutions for complex software development projects. She is accomplished at introducing and facilitating scrum principles, removing impediments and fostering self-organization. Marwa has a background in IT and software development… and now she is eager to start making sense of data to transform business challenges into data-driven solutions. Read more “Marwa”
Elles combines extensive knowledge of B2C (subscription) marketing and the business & process side of it with a good deal of technical knowledge & skills. For several years now Elles has been helping (media) companies to become data-driven. Preferably in… the role of project manager or business analyst. In IT projects in which data sources have to be linked to software for marketing automation, she makes the right connection between business wishes and requirements and technical possibilities. Expanding her technical skills in Techionista’s Data & AI track felt to Elles “like learning to play a new instrument. In the beginning you are clumsy, but after practicing for a while it sounds better and better”. Read more “Elles”
By providing insight into data in an effective and efficient way, Cindy helps government organizations, media and tech companies with their policy choices. She adds value by combining her years of experience as a journalist and communications specialist with data… science. With Cindy as your data analyst, you are assured of clear reports and advice. She is able to get to the core of complex problems and asks the right questions. Cindy is used to working with deadlines, is very stress resistant and can manage complex organizational projects. She is interested in developments in the field of data, technology, (new) media, government, politics, culture, economy and sports. Read more “Cindy”
Mónica feeds her curious inner child with lots of information. Experience, the Classics, nature, and maths had taught her to relativize life. She just loves when things go occasionally wrong; because she can use her wits to understand the cause,… keeping a cool head. Her future déjà vus will recall bringing order to chaotic physical storage, library tasks, and monitoring calls while provisioning data lakes, running SQL queries, and setting alerts on gauges. Read more “Mónica”
Marieke is a true do-gooder. As a former teacher, she excels at making complex subjects, numbers understandable to people at all levels. Very creative, pragmatic in her problem solving and delivery with a gift for visualization and making data ‘pop’… in order to capture the understanding of the audience. Always analyses data from different perspectives and looks for improvements. Read more “Marieke”
Vroni is very result-driven and would like to work as a Business / Data Analyst, possibly as a consultant. She would like to work on projects that make a (social) difference, if possible in the field of sports, retail, or… NGOs. She would like to be part of a team of data scientists, so that she can further improve her skills in the field by learning from others and develop into an experienced data scientist in a short period of time. Vroni has completed two Master studies in Business Administration and Sports Management and had a successful career as a Tennis Coach while studying in the US. Read more “Vroni”
Fenneke has a strong background in Marketing, Account Management and Campaign Management with various industries. Fenneke is both hands-on and strategic and since completing the Azure Data and AI certificate her skills strengthen further within digital. Complimenting her powerful experience… in marketing and data are experience in project management and the ability to quickly translate business goals into customer consumption. Read more “Fenneke”
Maria has a heart for IT. Her bachelor in System Engineering and Computer Science was the perfect basis to start in the field of Data Science. This energetic and enthusiastic data professional likes to view complex problems from different perspectives… in order to find the best solution for the customer. Maria has an eye for finding and organizing relevant data and is highly skilled in Power BI, Python, SQL and Azure. With her Microsoft Certificates in her pocket, she now wants to continue as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst to help companies become data-driven. Read more “Maria”
Simone is a strategic, energetic, and innovative professional who is passionate about translating data into valuable business insights for innovation or efficiency. Her experience in strategy, design, marketing, and sales allow her to explore and present proof of concept from… different angles. With the gained knowledge of implementing data structures, designing data solutions, and visualising data analytics, Simone strengthened her ability to transform business challenges into data-driven solutions. She would love to connect the dots with a team of specialists to optimize digital platforms and serve clients along the digital journey. Read more “Simone”
Dhanya is an experienced mainframe programmer and test analyst with a completed bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering and the Microsoft Azure Data and AI Certification. Dhanya is motivated to grow her career in technology, ideally within Data Science… or Data Engineering. Additional useful tech-related skills include Python/Spark, SQL, Informatica (ETL), SAS, Azure and AWS, Power BI and Agile. Read more “Dhanya”
Burçu is an experienced Software Engineer, mainly within the Financial sector with strong problem-solving and analytical thinking skills. Enthusiastically decided to retrain in Data Science offering a wider technical skill-set by combining Software Engineering skills with Data Science knowledge as… a Data Engineer. Comfortable with a variety of programming tools and databases. Natural technical expert who would grow very quickly in a Data Science role. Read more “Burçu”
With 15 years experience in IT and 8 years in Lean Six Sigma & Agile consulting, Rumèla can engage with different stakeholders across the business to enable data-based decision-making. Rumela’s career has focused on statistics, IT, agile process optimization, and… Technical Training. The decision to focus on Data and AI comes from her passion and education in statistics and technology. Rumèla is looking for a new challenge where she can support organizations in designing processes, analysis, re-designing complexity into something more user-friendly. Read more “Rumèla”
Data & AI Consultants
As an assistant to both directors and sales managers Simone discovered her passion for rethinking existing processes and reshaping dashboards to monitor these processes. Her goal became to make this her fulltime job, so she joined Techionista Academy to teach… her the necessary skills. Halfway through the track Simone reached her goal; she found a fulltime position as a BI Consultant, starting right after she will take her final exam in February 2021. Read more “Simone”
Gimly is a Cloud solutions enthusiast with a passion for making technology work. With 25+ years of experience in the financial sector, she easily translates large amounts of data into actionable insights. With her newly acquired skills in designing and… implementing data structures, Gimly would love to work in a dynamic and data driven environment where keeping up to date with the latest innovations is paramount. Read more “Gimly”
From Hungary to NL, Hotels to IT, no challenge is too big for Anett. Ambitious and passionate like no other, she has the will to go for it. A dynamic and challenging workplace – preferably data engineering – suits her… best. Anett wants to be part of a team to build and optimize data platforms, a team that helps customers in their data journey: from raw data to meaningful insights. Read more “Anett”
Paulien is passionate about sales and marketing and has high-level analytical experience in the FMCG industry. Paulien shines when she can support companies in understanding machine learning and anticipating trends, patterns, and market developments. Prior to the Microsoft Azure certification,… she worked within Retail Management, Sales Analysis, and B2B Communications. Paulien is now well on her way to becoming a data-driven analyst/engineer who can offer industry experience, business understanding, and complex data analysis. Read more “Paulien”
Ana’s background in graphic design ensures that she can translate complex data into an understandable language in BI-reports like no other. This makes her the ideal connector between data analytics and business. In recent years she has gained experience within… high-tech industries within the logistics domain at companies such as Bosch and ASML. Ana is open to exploring Data-oriented opportunities that can take advantage of her professional talents, with a preference towards working within an international team, where she can learn from her colleagues. Read more “Ana”
Business Intelligence Professionals
Jora has a passion for innovative technology and modern business ideas. Having set up her own successful business in Curacao, Jora is always seeking creative ideas to ensure companies continuously move forward. With her knowledge of the latest data and… BI trends, she wants to help companies use their data to make data driven decisions. She sees herself working for a medium to large company or NGO where there is potential to grow. Read more “Jora”
Other job roles
With over 20 years of experience working within recognized international consultancies and finance, Joke is the ideal bridge builder between people and numbers. Joke excels in organizing, and she loves it when she can translate complex information into clear comprehensive… reports. A real team player Joke prefers to work in an open, international, and innovative environment and has completed numerous trainings within Data and BI, programming languages, and a Master Class in Risk Management. With hands-on experience in developing and building as well as testing systems and configuring Salesforce. Read more “Joke”
Anita would like to use her rich experience as a data driven Marketing & Operations Manager to develop a career in Digital Marketing. An expert in overseeing ‘the bigger picture’ her specialisations include marketing & communications, data science, design, events,… project management and (team) leadership. Read more “Anita”
Dorien comes from a web-design, coordination, project management background. Highly skilled in text writing and planning she has worked within multiple companies supporting a variety of projects within IT, administration and content. Her drive to become more specialized in Data… and AI comes from her ambition to expand her career within Process Improvements through data analysis. Dorien calls herself a tech translator and would love to work within a bridging role where she empowers both the Business and Product Teams in understanding each other’s goals and supporting them in collaborating successfully. Read more “Dorien”
Kirsty has dedicated her career to digital and remote healthcare. For the last ten years, she fulfilled roles such as implementation manager, innovation project manager, and advisor within the healthcare industry. She has a keen eye for detail but never… loses sight of strategic and tactical goals. Has an entrepreneurial mindset, is a critical thinker, and adept with visualization tools. Kirsty is seeking a career that allows her to dive deep into the data to highlight the facts that lead to added value and improvements. Read more “Kirsty”
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