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local.ch and search.ch were consolidated under the auspices of Swisscom Directories AG on 1 July 2015. However, local.ch and search.ch still appear as independent brands on the market. Swisscom Directories AG is co-owned by Swisscom AG (69%) and Tamedia AG (31%). As a company that is collaborating on the front line in the digitisation in Switzerland, we are always looking for committed personalities. People looking to fully exploit their potential and take success into their own hands – like you. Get an overview of the development opportunities and job vacancies with us which are waiting for you.

localsearch Switzerland
20/07/2018
Full time
We are the leading online marketing partner for Swiss SMEs. With local.ch and search.ch we offer the greatest reach of all the directory services in Switzerland (approx. 3 million users per month). In addition, we are the largest website operator and the number one in the field of digital booking solutions. If you want to be on the leading edge and be part of a digital team supporting the business expansion and transformation, we are looking for you. localearch has embarked on a mission to delight our customers by using data-informed engineering to develop compelling products and services. We are looking for an experienced person with a passion for enabling growth and supporting product development as Data Scientist Essential Duties and Responsibilities Identifies data sources, integrates multiple sources or types of data, and applies expertise within a data source to develop methods to compensate for limitations and extend the applicability of the data Applying (and creating when necessary) the appropriate methods, algorithms, and tools, and statistically validating the results against biases and errors Uses broad knowledge of innovative methods, algorithms, and tools from the scientific literature and applies his or her own analysis of scalability and applicability to the formulated problem Ability to interpret data and communicate in a clear and lucid way to a wide variety of audience Validates, monitors, and drives continuous improvement to methods, and proposes enhancements to data sources that improve usability and results Required Skills B.S. and/or M.S. (Ph.D. Preferred) in Computer Science, Statistics, Operations Research or similar quantitative field 3 years plus experience of applying statistical modeling, ML and data mining algorithms to real world problems Expert in one or more statistical software like R, SAS, Statistica etc. Expert in one or more scripting languages like Perl, Python, or SQL Solid foundation of statistical modeling and machine learning algorithms and experimental design Good knowledge and experience in using ensemble methods Experience in pattern and/or image recognition a plus Deep understanding of big data systems including map reduce technologies like Hadoop and Spark Knowledge of Google cloud and tools Knowledge of data visualization tools like Tableau, etc. Fluent in English, German a plus Important:   We are only able to consider applicants with a valid permit to reside and work in Switzerland.. Direct applications are given priority Should you be interested in this position, Sylvia Ramona Bertele is looking forward to receiving your application!
localsearch Switzerland
20/07/2018
Full time
We are the leading online marketing partner for Swiss SMEs. With local.ch and search.ch we offer the greatest reach of all the directory services in Switzerland (approx. 3 million users per month). In addition, we are the largest website operator and the number one in the field of digital booking solutions. If you want to be on the leading edge and be part of a digital team supporting the business expansion and transformation, we are looking for you. localsearch has embarked on a mission to delight our customers by developing compelling products and services. We are looking for an experienced person with a passion to contribute to building new, exiting products as Data Integration Engineer Your Responsibilities You will be responsible for analysis, design and implementation of ESB, API and BPM applications for use by internal and external customers. Recently, you would have: Participated in Big Room planning to make sure that the dependencies and resources will be in place to reach our development goals in the coming quarter Aligned with the DevOps team and Data Architect to make sure that messages and data flow reliably from origin to destination – both in theory and in practice Read up on cloud technologies and participated in a training session organized by the product vendor Clarified how to host Kafka to fulfill functional and non-functional requirements while keeping the target solution simple Provided an update on project progress and highlighted the project risk posed by the current API publishing model Required Skills B.S. and/or M.S. in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or similar quantitative field 3+ years experience applying data integration and business process integration techniques Expert in one or more ESB/API Management platform like TIBCO, Mulesoft, etc. Familiarity with Microservices Architecture Experience with cloud-based solutions such as AWS Experience with Kafka Knowledge of Master Data Management and Data Cleaning technologies and methodologies Data and Process Integration Experience Web Services (REST, SOAP) Fluent in English, German a plus Important:   We are only able to consider applicants with a valid permit to reside and work in Switzerland.. Direct applications are given priority Should you be interested in this position, Sylvia Ramona Bertele is looking forward to receiving your application!
localsearch Switzerland
20/07/2018
Full time
We are the leading online marketing partner for Swiss SMEs. With local.ch and search.ch we offer the greatest reach of all the directory services in Switzerland (approx. 3 million users per month). In addition, we are the largest website operator and the number one in the field of digital booking solutions. If you want to be on the leading edge and be part of a digital team supporting the business expansion and transformation, we are looking for you. localsearch has embarked on a mission to delight our customers by using data-informed engineering to develop compelling products and services. We are looking for an experienced person with a passion for enabling growth and supporting product development as Data Engineer Essential Duties and Responsibilities Responsible for developing, maintaining, and testing infrastructures for data generation, expanding and optimizing Swisscom Directories data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams Support software developers, database architects, data analysts and data scientists on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc. Setup the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and no-SQL ‘big data’ technologies Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems Working closely with Engineering Teams to ensure tracking quality and data accuracy and integrity Set data standards and clearly define the range of acceptable values and attributes for data Develop and maintain a data inventory and contribute to the centrally maintained data inventory Implement data retention requirements consistent with legal or company policies Required Skills B.S. or Master in IT (Specialisation in Data/Big Data Systems preferred), Mathematics, Statistics or similar quantitative field 3 years plus experience in Big Data processing with good awareness of latest cloud based solutions 3 years plus experience with major ETL tools, data integration and manipulation Functional Java development (Scala is a plus) Experience with Google Analytics and Google Big Query SQL and Database Development (MS SQL Server is a plus) Open minded for new technologies Creative and innovative team player Fluent in English, German a plus Important:   We are only able to consider applicants with a valid permit to reside and work in Switzerland.. Direct applications are given priority Should you be interested in this position, Sylvia Ramona Bertele is looking forward to receiving your application! Additional information can be found here: and