Data Scientist (f/m)

09 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Process large sets of unstructured data from internal systems in combination with external data into actionable models and insights
  • Clarify the requirements and objectives for advanced analytics to solve large-scale, complex business problems
  • Design data models and proceed to data cleaning, pre-processing and ETL functions
  • Develop significant metrics and indicators to be extracted from the data
  • Select and apply appropriate statistical methods, data mining and machine learning algorithms to address specific problems
  • Research latest state-of-the-art models and modelling techniques to be applied, participate in international and cross-industry expert exchange
  • Identify data acquisition needs from different sources

  • Ph.D. or master degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or related technical discipline
  • Working experience as a data scientist
  • Extensive knowledge in statistics, machine learning and data mining
  • Track record of coding in R, Python, Java and SQL
  • Experience in MapReduce/ Hadoop, unstructured big data analytics, text- and web-mining would be considered as a plus
  • High degree of responsibility combined with hands-on entrepreneurial spirit and exceptional drive
  • Be open-minded and curious, find pleasure in uncertainty and have the ability to bring in new ideas
  • Strong passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with data and data models
  • A flexible analytical approach that allows communication and visualization of results of various levels of detail
  • Enjoying international collaboration and across cultural borders, willing to undertake international business travel
  • Fluent in English, German is considered as a plus

What we offer
We offer...
  • the opportunity to shape the "Energiewende" in the digital space,
  • exciting business challenges to be solved,
  • entrepreneurial freedom and operational responsibility for the company's future development,
  • a space to live your creativity and to create personal impact,
  • an agile environment and fail fast culture,
  • a high quality co-working environment.
Therefore, if you...
  • want to work on complex and demanding digital innovation topics,
  • love to bring in your creative ideas and deliver game-changing products,
  • grow on major challenges and just get started when others give up, will be our perfect match and you should become part of our team!