Data Scientist - Big Data Operations

  • Darwin Recruitment
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 20/01/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

SALARY: £60000 - £90000 Per Annum

SECTOR: Data Science

Global E-Commerce platform, looking for an English speaking data scientist with a strong computer science background. Great mentors, USA based company with huge international environment.

Are you a data scientist with a passion for large scale distributed systems?

Do you have strong skills in the Hadoop eco-system as well as machine learning?

Do you want to work for one of America's largest E-Commerce companies?

Our client, after already conquering the data science world of the United States, are currently growing their data science team based in Berlin, and are looking for data scientists to work closely with the operations experts in planning and implementing valuable data science projects.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:

  • 2+ years experience in implementing quantitative models and/or PHD in a quantitative field - Computer Science, Physics, Statistics etc.
  • Comfortable with programming data in languages such as Scala, Java, C++, C#, PHP etc
  • Knowledge of machine learning
  • Team player attitude
  • Neural networks experience is a bonus
  • Fluent in English

The role will involve the following:

  • Partnering closely with the operations team to plan and implement data science strategies
  • Work in complex data systems and wrangle data from multiple sources
  • Serve as an algorithm lead to build advanced quantitative solutions into the technical platform
  • Work alongside business stakeholders to apply findings to continually improve customer experience
  • Build models to uncover key learnings from data

The Company:

  • Already massively advanced in data science in the US, with over 40 data scientists in their US office.
  • Global E-Commerce company with billions of dollars worth of revenue each year
  • Over 5000 employees worldwide
  • A company culture driven by pioneer thinking and talent that crosses departments and hierarchies


  • Great mentors and career development opportunities
  • Free Gym membership and yoga classes
  • Massages, workshops and exciting events
  • Office in the heart of Berlin with space to encourage collaboration and teamwork

We are conducting interviews next week so apply below for more information.

SAMUEL COWIE: Delivery Consultant

Contact Location: NORTH GERMANY

+44 (0)1277 638996