Who is Nielsen

Nielsen is a leading global information & measurement company and provides market research, insights & data about what people watch and listen to. In 2016 Nielsen acquired Pointlogic, in order to strengthen its data and planning capabilities, so we co-joined forces, for broader commercial exposure, access to data and talent.

Nielsen Rotterdam, formerly known as Pointlogic, is a global market leader in strategic marketing solutions and provides customised decision-support systems to improve marketing effectiveness. Our products are backed by powerful analytical methods, extensive research and (big) data to enhance and enrich our customers' marketing tools and processes.

The combination of software and analytics allows our customers to make more informed strategic and tactical business decisions, ultimately leading to greater ROI from marketing budgets. We have product users in more than 80 countries around the globe, and with our tools, we support the decisions of large advertisers, media owners and media agencies, both on a tactical and strategic level.

Working at Nielsen Rotterdam   

If you join us, you will work in an exciting media and marketing world, which combines creativity, mathematics, econometrics and marketing analytics to maximum effect. We are a team of 100+ (and growing) energetic, highly educated people with backgrounds in mathematics / econometrics, software development & IT, business administration and market research. A bunch of smart heads? Maybe a little, but foremost we are a highly motivated and creative team that works hard to finish the job. An open atmosphere, mutual respect, time for social contacts and time for fun are important ingredients within our company. Are we a match?

Should you have any questions about our thesis projects or open positions, please contact us via careersrotterdam@nielsen.com

jan 03, 2022
Thesis Internship
Nielsen Media Research B.V. Rotterdam, Nederland
About Nielsen (previously Pointlogic) Nielsen helps customers with decision making in the area of media and marketing. Our main assets are Nielsen data and advanced analytics capabilities. Nielsen’s office from Rotterdam has a data science team of about 25 people with backgrounds in econometrics / operations research / mathematics. We offer data science / econometrics / operations research / mathematics students the possibility to combine working on our (client) projects with writing your thesis project (part of MSc curriculum). We'll have multiple spots opening in 2022 (the first one starting in January). Your profile Currently enrolled in a Master in Econometrics, Computer Science, Mathematics, or other quantitative MSc; Some experience in Python and/or R programming, classification models and theory of simulation; Good command in spoken and written English; Availability for dual program: 24 hours/wk for thesis, 16 hours/wk for working in...
dec 17, 2021
Student Employee
Nielsen Media Research B.V. Rotterdam, Nederland
STUDENT ASSISTANT   DESCRIPTION Do you dream of working for one of the leaders in data analytics and media planning software, but you still have to complete your studies? You’ve come to the right place. Whether you want to take a break-year before you finalize your study, or you need to collect more credits before starting a new study, we have the in-between solution for you, as we offer you the opportunity to work part-time on projects that will help you develop practical skills while being a student.   ABOUT THE JOB  You will work with various teams and support their challenges and projects, by bringing your own creative flair. While doing this, you can get hands-on experience and suggest new ways of getting the job done - faster and better. In addition, you will be part of a smart, international team, and you will go home every day knowing that you have contributed to the team effort of making a software tool used...