Data Analyst - IoT device connectivity

Functional area:  Engineering
Country:  Belgium
City:  Wilrijk
Company name:  Atlas Copco Airpower N.V.
Date of posting:  Jun 8, 2022

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The Role

Did you know that today our SMARTLINK solution connects more than 230.000 of machines and the strategy is to keep growing further in the future?

The future is SMART: Smart machines and the Industrial Internet of Things will signify a revolution in the world.

Become part of an extensive and passionate team that is active in connectivity, 4G LPWA network infrastructure, Internet of Things, condition monitoring, data mining, IT-architecture, operations, business development, who are turning current connectivity solutions into new business models and working on the next generation IoT platform.


The team is growing to support the Atlas Copco connectivity strategy. In this role you will oversee our ever growing global fleet of connected devices. You analyze behavior such as connection drops, define smart scripts for efficient Over The Air firmware updates, optimize data costs with API’s to our providers’ platforms and automate pushing e-SIM transformations. The right candidate should develop a good understanding of the business and the connectivity requirements.

In this role you will have the opportunity to optimize the data stream from the IoT devices to the cloud. You will work with the developers in the team and with the Big Data team, work with our connected device platform to improve how we interact with all the devices in the field. You will support other divisional teams in the division to troubleshoot technical issues on data coming from devices. You will be part of the connectivity project team to optimize the data flow and to implement the test scenarios in the field.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Transform business stakeholder questions and issues into clear and unambiguous technical specifications
  • Troubleshoot technical issues on data coming from devices
  • Perform queries to optimize the data from from/to the devices
  • Control and monitor the over the air updates
  • Support divisions for technical requests about the data flow
  • Support the Test Engineer to implement test scenarios in the field



What you can expect from us? 


You will work in the exiting domain of the Industrial Internet of Things within an international product development team. In this multidisciplinary environment you will see the results of your work from the data it starts with, to the front end. You will work together with specialists from different disciplines like embedded software developers, software test engineers, hardware developers, non-cellular technology experts, product managers, network providers and suppliers of modem, gateway, antenna… on complex problems and challenging products.



Atlas Copco is a Swedish company. The Swedish human culture still runs through the veins of our 38,000 employees in more than 90 countries.  It has a strong family feeling with a warm respect for every individual and we strive for strong diversity. We also invest heavily in our customers, in the environment, ... but first and foremost in our own people. In this way, we provide a stimulating environment in which you can develop your competencies daily. Moreover, our family work atmosphere gives you the flexibility to find an optimal balance between work and private life.

Would you like to get to know us? We hope to see you soon!



What we expect of you? 


Competence requirements:

  • Genuine interest in the world of IoT and telecom
  • Knowledge of SQL, Python
  • Knowledge of the Azure Advanced Analytics stack is a plus
  • Knowledge of Business Analysis principles is a plus
  • Good communication skills in English, especially intercultural communication.
  • Experience as platform administrator for IoT devices is a plus


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