Data Scientist (m/f) 100%

  • modum.io AG
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 09/02/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Business Intelligence Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply to careers@modum.io with a CV and cover letter, each attached in PDF format. Please include the job title in your subject line.

ABOUT US

modum.io is combining blockchain and IoT technology to make the monitoring of supply chains more efficient and transparent. Our first solution monitors the temperature of medical shipments on a parcel level to help our customers in the pharma industry be compliant with GDP regulations in the EU. The solution was successfully piloted with several companies in Switzerland, Europe, and the Middle East and will be launched in the first half of 2018. modum.io is made up of an experienced executive management board and a talented team located in Technopark, Zurich, with ongoing collaborations with the University of Zurich and the University of St. Gallen. After a successful financing round, our team has maintained itself as a fast-paced, dynamic, customer-centric and high-performing group that works collaboratively towards profitability and long-term growth. We are look for like-minded people to join our talented team and to take part in our exciting journey.

THE ROLE

We are currently looking to grow our team to include a Data Scientist.

By applying your proven, analytical problem-solving skills and your experience in state-of-the-art simulation, signal processing, and machine learning tools to real-world data analytics and predictive analytics problems, you will be closely involved in the research and development activities of our team.

You will assume a leading role in your technology road mapping and work closely with your product and management team in developing, demonstrating, and industrializing predictive analytics product concepts, while helping to build up our data science team.

To achieve this, you will be responsible for identifying and designing practical and competitive solutions that solve our customer’s problems and add value to other product lines

You should be eager to work in a start-up environment and bring your unique set of talents to an enthusiastic and diverse team. modum.io looks for team players that are both collaborative and detail focused, bringing innovative ideas and attentive care to everything they do.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ownership over the road map for the predictive analytics tool suite and architecture of our solutions.
  • Design predictive data-analytics solutions and lead problem analytics by owning requirements and experiments and delivering working demonstrators.
  • Compile requirements through involvement in customer projects.
  • Propose solutions to our product team and contribute to our product roadmap by consulting other stakeholders.
  • Contribute to the product development of selected solutions.
  • Ownership over the technical feasibility of your solutions, supporting risk assessment and compliance processes.
  • Identify and manage issues and risks and drive decision making and escalations.
  • Manage relationships with all relevant stakeholders.

PROFILE

  • Higher degree in computer science, engineering, or similar (ETH/FH).
  • 3+ years of experience in applying state of the art tools in statistical machine learning, signal processing, recursive filtering and simulation to real-world problems.
  • 3+ years of experience in software development with a proven track record of utilizing programming languages such as Matlab, Python, C++, SQL, etc.
  • Experience in assembling and processing large data sets from disparate sources and analyze using appropriate quantitative methodologies, computational frameworks and systems.
  • Ability to rapidly architect, prototype solutions and optimize them for production in a later stage.
  • Ability to understand business needs, articulate trade-offs and debate solutions with both business and engineering teams.
  • Aspiration to take on a leading role in a smaller team.
  • Proactive, focused, reliable team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, efficient work-style with good prioritization and multi-tasking.
  • Strong sense of accountability and willingness to take decisions and assume responsibility.
  • Excellent English skills.
  • Willingness to travel (Switzerland, Europe).
  • Eligible to work in Switzerland.

Beneficial Experience

  • Experience in temperature modelling and prediction.
  • Experience at a fast-growing technology company.
  • Sound experience in contributing to product development projects.
  • Experience with supply-chain operations.
  • Experience with innovative, emerging technologies in the logistics and e-commerce sector.
  • Experience in blockchain technologies.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Good German skills.

WE OFFER

Interesting, challenging, and diverse roles with stimulating learning curves.

Work with a talented and results-oriented team to deliver unique solutions that consider the latest advances in IoT and blockchain technologies.

Personal development opportunities, while shaping a well-funded company. 


In our growing organization, your personal contribution will have measurable impact on the organization and its products.

An open, transparent, and inclusive team culture.

We are a diverse but tight-knit team that gets things done. We are accountable to one another for both professional deliverables and maintaining a fun work environment.