Technical Project Manager in Data Science

  • ELCA
  • Lausanne, VD, Switzerland
  • 06/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

For our location in Lausanne, we are looking for an experienced Senior Data Scientist.

To further strengthen our Data Science team, we offer a diversified and interesting job to a person with motivation, initiative and good sense of service quality provided to our customers.

In this role

Be part of a consultants’ team to deliver services, mandates and or projects related to Data Science. In your role as a technical project manager:

  • You will design and implement data science solutions for our customers
  • You will manage multiple projects in the field of data science act as a mentor for project team members as well as a single point of contact for the customers
  • You will support the acquisition of new client projects, by preparing offers, and holding client presentations
  • You will be involved in presales and business development activities
  • You will contribute to elaborate and lead specific Value Propositions around various fields of data science applications,
  • You will participate in continuously watching the market and technical evolution around solutions, in particular natural language processing and predictive maintenance
  • You will actively participate to knowledge and experience sharing meetings with the team and the rest of the ELCA group

What we offer

  • A key role in a multidisciplinary service company, a Swiss leader in the field of new technologies
  • Tailor-made career trajectory with corresponding training program and coaching by our data science lead experts and managers
  • Attractive development opportunities in various technological fields with further responsibilities
  • A wide range of exciting and interesting data science projects in various industrial fields as well as working with cutting edge technology on projects that matter
  • Challenging work close to customers
  • A very pleasant working environment in a young and motivated team where team spirit is a core value
  • Time for self-development (certifications, conferences, …)

About your profile

For this vacancy we expect a candidate with an academic degree of a university, university of applied sciences or technical college with at least 8 to 10 years’ hands-on experience. As NLP is a core activity within ELCA group, strong focus is given on this and we expect concrete experience in the implementation of data science solutions (development and deployment in a real-life).

  • At least three years’ experience in the design and implementation of machine learning models and in information extraction from data
  • Experience in natural language processing applications such as dialogue systems and text classification is a strong asset
  • Experience in successfully managing data science projects (within an agile framework is a plus)

Other skills:

  • Flexibility to travel around Switzerland
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills with the ability to evangelize to non-experts
  • Your strengths include an efficient style of working both autonomous and in a team, and a distinct customer focus