FlixBus Company Profile

Principal Data Scientist (M/F/X) at FlixBus (München, Germany)

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Job Description

To support our ambitious growth, we are now looking for a  Principal Data Scientist (M/F/X)  to join our team in  Munich, Germany  starting  as soon as possible. Your Tasks – Paint the world green You work in our data science incubation team and help us to develop a decentralized data organization that implants quantitative decision making into our company’s DNA You work alongside our product development and business unit analytics teams of individuals with diverse backgrounds and skills in analytics and data science You will have the opportunity to directly influence strategic decisions by leading organizational level initiatives that drive scale, efficiency, and insight across our organization You collaborate with business and technology stakeholders to evaluate data sources, techniques, and tools to support our decentralized data science community You evolve FlixBus into a data-driven company by providing leadership and governance to a decentralized, company-wide data organization You consult and mentor data scientists, data engineers and data analysts to drive excellence in value generation Your Profile – Ready to hop on board Proven track record of at least 4 years of applying data science methods to business problems in an industry context, preferably in e-commerce Lateral team leadership, mentoring and cross-team project management skills Extensive and deep experience with designing, developing, validating, and deploying advanced data products and delivering actionable insights from data analysis Experience leading or collaborating with a team of data scientists in developing and delivering machine learning models that work in production PhD or MsC in Computer Science, Computational and Applied Statistics, Operations Research, Machine Learning or Mathematics or a comparable field Experience in projects involving large scale-multi dimensional databases, complex business infrastructure, and cross-functional teams