Senior Data Scientist, Performance Materials (all genders)

Posted 27 Feb 2019

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 188066


A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 51,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your role: We are currently hiring Data Scientists to strengthen our digital business unit, which drives our digital transformation globally and across business divisions – leveraging cutting edge technology to reach new customers, improve operational efficiency, and to create entirely new business models. A Senior Data Scientist is expected to lead small project teams in the execution of our projects. These teams execute the mathematical modeling of our business problems, develop algorithms and applications to solve these problems, and help our internal customers to understand and implement the results. We offer experienced candidates the opportunity to boost their career, working in an interdisciplinary high-performance team that is focused on innovation in the intersection of business, mathematics and digital technology. This offer includes a leadership role for data science projects with a high degree of responsibility and self-dependency.


Who you are:

  • Master or Ph.D. in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or a similar field
  • Three to six years of professional experience outside academia
  • Strong in mathematics and statistics
  • Deep software development experience
  • Technical experience is required in at least some of the following areas: Mathematical modeling, for example in: TensorFlow, MatLab, or R / Programming: Java, Python, C++, JavaScript / Software architectures: n-tier, SOA / Database servers and database programming: SQL, PL/SQL, T-SQL

What we offer: We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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