Data Scientist (f/m) // Fliit

September 6, 2017
Fliit – The operating system for last-mile delivery. We are a young and dynamic team with years of industry experience, founded with the ambition to disrupt the logistics industry, in Europe and globally. Our customers are well known retailers who sell online and want to offer a great experience to their customers. With our platform they can access the best delivery providers, from local couriers to big logistics partners, to provide flexible delivery time windows, live tracking and best-in-class customer experience. Brief: We are the operating system for last mile delivery!

Your Tasks:

  • You are responsible for requirements gathering and elaboration of value-adding use cases in collaboration with our tech and operations team
  • You engage in data curation, evaluation and analysis
  • You take care of development of data analytics models, e.g. predictive models for industrial assets, based on cutting-edge machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques to ensure that data science insights can be incorporated into all key decision making and existing applications to enable Personalization, Customer Profitability Predictions, Content and Communication Optimization, Supply Chain Analytics, Merchandise and Pricing Optimization, and NLP/Text Mining
  • Communication of project results and complex solutions to expert and non-expert audiences
  • Provide hands-on technical guidance to challenging data science problems faced by the team on a day-to-day basis

Your Profile:

  • Ph.D., M.Sc. or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, or other relevant technical field
  • Ideally you already gained relevant working experience in the field of Data Science or Data Engineering
  • Deep technical knowledge in a variety of statistical and machine learning methods, such as: regularized GLMs, Bayesian modeling, time series analysis, modern neural network architectures, and more
  • Experience with R/Python/Matlab and ML toolkits such as Scikit-learn, TensorFlow, Torch, CRAN, etc.
  • Working experience with big data frameworks (e.g. Spark and libraries (e.g. Hadoop)
  • Strong skills in SQL and No-SQL databases
  • Familiarity with AWS services is a plus
  • Experience with transitioning applications from R&D into production is a big plus
  • Motivated self-starter with a strong enthusiasm to learn
  • Strong communication skills. You communicate complex data solutions across the company and coach the team in connecting data science problem solving with product development

What do we offer:

  • A big vision: Disrupting the future of last mile logistics
  • Build upon a highly professional infrastructure (AWS) and successful agile development process
  • Have a direct impact on business and product related questions
  • Work with a group of highly experienced market experts
  • Get a significant equity stake – You will join the management team, make entrepreneurial decisions and make data feasible and comprehensible for the business side
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