Junior Data Scientist - Intern

  • VF Corporation
  • Stabio, Switzerland
  • 29/05/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Statistics

Job Description

The candidate will join the Central Data & Analytics team to support VF brands key Direct-To-Consumer strategic projects

Reporting to a team Data Scientist, the Junior Data Scientist will be responsible for:

  • Support the Data Science product lifecycle management: Data Mining, Data Cleaning, Data Exploration, Feature engineering, Predictive modelling
  • Run ad hoc data extract and data transformation across different data source
  • Run preliminary explorative analysis to identify trends, patterns and correlations
  • Support creation of data dictionary and data classification
  • Exposure to Data Visualization and Business intelligence tools and creation of reporting across different domain and big data set
  • Extensive exposure to different Data processing and data Science technologies such as: Python, SQL, Hive, R

Analytics Tracks: Marketing, Demand forecast, Consumer Lifecycle management, Pricing & Stock Optimization, Channel performances


The ideal candidate should have:

  • Mater Degree in Physics or Math engineer, Statistic or Math;
  • Academic exposure to at least one of the following programming languages for Machine learning (R, Phyton) and statistical analysis (SaS, Matlab, SPSS, Stata)
  • Fundamental of SQL
  • Strong analytics approach and ease with manipulating large data set
  • Proven passion for self-learning and follow up-to-date trends in Machine Learning, Data Science and IoT fields
  • Fluent English is a must