Data Scientist MIACAR (m/f/d)

  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 31/05/2019
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Data Analytics Statistics

Job Description

Together we build the future of last mile delivery and grocery shopping. Backed by a major Swiss Venture Fund, MIACAR successfully launched in the region of Bern and we are now growing our company at high speed. Join us in becoming the category king in Switzerland and help us giving our customers what they really want: More time for the beautiful things in life. 

These will be your tasks 

As a Data Scientist, you will significantly contribute to the successful scaling of MIACAR by conceptualizing data-driven procurement and delivery models. In this position: 

  • You will be part of the Tech team and be responsible for developing a number of models addressing several business challenges, such as predicting customer demand, something related to the traveling salesman problem, etc.
  • You will be responsible for developing models in different evolutionary stages
  • You will take ownership of and drive development topics on your own and in close collaboration with our Tech and Operations team
  • Collaborate with domain experts and analysts to solve data challenges
  • Develop advanced data reporting and visualizations
  • Support the hiring process of the growing Data team

You're offering these qualifications 

  • Formal education in (applied) mathematics, statistics or related fields - a data-oriented doctorate is a big plus
  • 2+ years of experience in the data science domain
  • Deep understanding of python-based data analytics toolkits
  • Ability to drive complex development topics on your own and while efficiently interacting with different stakeholders within the company
  • Strong modeling skills with a sound statistical background
  • Pronounced business management understanding and an eye for the big picture
  • Very good communication skills in English - German is a plus
  • Solid understanding of the Swiss retail landscape and culture is a plus
  • A highly structured, thorough working style and a getting-things-done attitude
  • Experience in working with remote Tech teams is an advantage
  • Passion for grocery/logistics/e-commerce industries

We're offering these benefits 

  • Be a key player in the most ambitious Swiss online food story
  • Highly motivated, dynamic and international team
  • Fame and glory for what you will have built
  • No bulls**t, down to earth, yet high caliber work environment
  • Attractive compensation

Join us now and become a MIACAR “hero of the first hour”