Technical Consultant

Job description

About Widget Brain!

AI-focused tech company? Check. Fast-paced and innovative environment? Check. Spirited and informal culture? Check. Colleagues with different backgrounds from all over the world? Check. The coolest product ever? Check!

At Widget Brain, we’re passionate about how our AI Services help customers boost their business performance. The majority of our services are focused on two industries: workforce management and the industrial market. Our workforce optimization algorithms build the best schedules ever made, focusing on improving employee happiness and labor law compliance. For our industrial customers, our predictive maintenance algorithms support in maximising production and planning maintenance most effectively. We are growing fast and we’re always looking for more colleagues who want to take over the world with autonomous decision-making.

This is what you will be doing:

As technical consultant, you’ll be the main communication point for your clients when it comes down to the technical aspects of the project. You are the keeper of technical feasibility when it comes to maximizing the value of our product and solutions for them.Moreover, you are the designer and creator of the actual solution as well! You are spending your days switching between your client-facing tasks and writing code to create & implement our solutions. Heuristics, optimisation, machine learning, time series analysis - whatever the problem necessitates, you have the perfect solution.

In this role, you will:

  • Tailor demos to showcase the value of our product and solutions
  • Strategize with our clients to find the perfect technical solution to their problem
  • Lead smaller data exercises where you’re in the race to actually prove the value to the potential client
  • Once the client has signed the contract, you’ll be his/her main tech communication point
  • Configure integrations between our systems and partner / customer
  • Implement & tailor existing algorithms or create new algorithms from scratch
  • Debug problems to provide support for existing clients


Job requirements

You are a fantastic communicator and you’re keen on solving complex technical puzzles while keeping the client in mind at all times. You also have a knack for getting stakeholders and clients on the same page in pre-sales and implementing our solutions/product. Other than that, there are also some other requirements:

This is who we are looking for:

  • 0 - 5 years of experience
  • Master degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Econometrics, or Operations Research.
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with Node.js, Node-RED is a plus
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills in English
  • Not afraid to take responsibility
  • Able to switch between coding and client management
  • A "let's get the job done" mentality

Are you our new technical consultant?

This is what we will offer you:

  • A competitive salary with 30 days of holiday
  • Collaborative team culture
  • A work environment that is always open for new initiatives and ideas. Whether you have worked with us a week, a month or a year
  • Empowering work culture, with a large focus on self-sustainability and independence.
  • Rapid personal development through diversified responsibilities and a challenging working environment.
  • A yearly teambuilding week in the Netherlands