Data/ML Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Axel Springer Digital GmbH
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 08/02/2021
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

company description

upday Europe’s biggest News App is a fast growing tech and media company and a joint venture of Axel Springer and Samsung Electronics. Our vision is to contribute to a better informed and more trustworthy world.

Our Product offers the perfect combination of man & machine, where algorithms are inspired by journalism. In our offices across Europe we combine editorial expertise and content curation with the very latest personalization technologies to bring our readers the stories that matter to them.

For our headquarter in Berlin, we are looking for creative and committed entrepreneurial individuals helping to further realise the upday vision. If you’re looking to join a young, dynamic international team full of fantastic talents with the energy of a start-up and the stability of an established media corporation - look no further

Become a

innovator in data engineering

You are a team player with experience working in an agile environment. You are keen to develop your skills, and those of your team. You have an interesting hobby such as brewing beer or space travel.

Some reasons why you would like to work with us:

It’s an opportunity to work with passionate, curious people with a constant strive to improve and go the extra mile. We have a strong culture of collegiality and an extraordinary team spirit that we are happy to share with you and are proud of. We provide personal growing support: from blog posts to tech talks and knowledge sharing. We conduct hackathons/hack-weeks every now and then, we are willing to make experiments and constantly try to grow. Competitive salary and unlimited contract and many more benefits.

Stay on top of pioneering technology in big data and implement your learnings.

Design, create and maintain:

  • data-warehouse structures (data marts) to meet business operation needs
  • data manipulation and training/evaluation solutions to help our research on the data
  • production ready prediction/categorization pipelines to bring machine learning to the live app

You are a

engineer with an academic degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or equivalent practical experience

  • 3+ years experience in data engineering and/or machine learning engineering
  • Python
  • Dealing with more data than a single machine can handle

Experience in any of the below would be a plus

  • Airflow
  • Snowflake
  • Snowplow
  • Python
  • Spark, Hadoop (or similar distributed data processing technologies)
  • MLOps technologies

Benefit from a

international and agile work environment and a wealth of benefits

  • of course, we have Football (Kicker), table tennis and all the other start-up gimmicks
  • being part of an international, very exciting and revolutionary project
  • a dynamic and fun team with experienced colleagues from different departments of Axel Springer (tech, product, marketing, journalism)
  • all drinks free (water, beer, coffee, tea, club-mate, champagne on special occas-ions etc.) and fresh fruit twice a week
  • your choice of a MacBook or a Windows/Linux machine and a smart phone w/ contract
  • a competitive salary
  • discount for our staff restaurant
  • an unlimited contract

Questions and answers about the application process

The most frequently asked questions and their answers can be found on our FAQ page:

Diversity is an essential part of our corporate culture! We are looking forward to receiving all applications regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.

You can find information about the representation for the severely disabled at Axel Springer as well as the contact details here:

Additional information

upday is a personalised news service that is exclusive to Samsung devices. We combine editorial expertise and curation with the very latest personalisation technologies to bring our readers the stories that matter to them. Upday is a subsidiary of Axel Springer SE with our headquarters in Berlin. We are growing fast and looking for creative and committed people to help build the upday vision in our Berlin office. If you’re looking to join a international team full of fantastic talent that has the energy of a start-up but the stability of an established media company - look no further