Trainee Machine Learning Engineering Power (f/m)

  • Axpo
  • Baden, AG, Switzerland
  • 01/04/2022
Full time Data Engineering Machine Learning Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

80-100% | Baden

Shape the future of energy with a career start at Axpo! The large amounts of data from our power plants, grid, and different markets provide an excellent basis for interesting projects. The Trainee program allows you to immerse yourself in three different departments within 18 months and build up your know-how.
The Traineeship starts on October 1st, 2022 and is limited to 18 months with the option of a permanent position.

What you will do

  • Gain insights into the daily business of a data scientist and data engineer through assignments within the group, e.g. in technology management, electricity production and grid
  • Work on challenging tasks and projects in your field
  • Take responsibility in ongoing projects related to the use of various technologies, BI, cloud computing and machine learning
  • Bring in innovative solutions and take responsibility for the implementation
  • Expand your network throughout the company and thus create synergies between different teams at Axpo

What you bring & who you are

  • Completed master's degree in computer science, data science, engineering sciences
  • Programming skills (C#, Python or R)
  • First professional experience as an intern or working student
  • Interest in agile methods and a pronounced ability to innovate
  • Enthusiasm for digital solutions, complex systems and change
  • Experience with software development in the cloud environment
  • An ambitious personality who is willing to go the extra mile
  • Analytical and networked thinking to master exciting and demanding challenges
  • Business fluent in English, German is a plus

What we offer

Lifelong learning
Get off to a flying start with the induction programme at the Axpo Academy. And don't stop there: we offer a wide range of courses and training, including flexible e-learning. Benefit from time and financial support on your learning and development journey, and take advantage of initiatives like 'Lunch & Learn, individual development plans, coaching and talent management.
Your choice
Flexibility comes in many forms. How about an annualised hours model or the freedom to choose when and where you work? Axpo offers all these as well as the chance to buy additional vacation days if you need them.
Knowledge transfer
Data and knowledge at Axpo add up to a wealth of opportunity for you. Benefit from know-how and insights from smart and experienced colleagues across the Axpo Group, and develop your own skills through inspiring and challenging tasks.
Be part of the future
Be part of Axpo's market success and actively help shape the energy sector as it transforms. We offer you freedom, flexibility and an open corporate culture where new ideas are welcome. At the same time you can develop your own skills, tackle exciting challenges and take on responsibility.

About us

Axpo is Switzerland's largest producer of renewable energy, as well as an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power. We develop innovative energy solutions for our customers based on state-of-the-art technologies in over 30 countries in Europe, the USA and Asia. Around 5,000 employees work on exciting and challenging tasks, contribute their ideas and solutions and put them into practice. Our entrepreneurial way of thinking and acting helps us develop innovative and sustainable energy solutions for our customers. We have an open corporate culture, treat each other with respect and value diversity. We therefore welcome applicants regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or ideology, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

About the team

Become part of the 12th generation of trainees and the growing trainee community, which you will meet regularly for coffee calls, trainee lunches or events. Expand your network and get a big picture of the company. In the context of a mentoring with Fabian Mettler, Head of Software Engineering, we promote your visibility to management. We offer you a challenging work environment where you can contribute your ideas and take responsibility. The international collaboration offers you the opportunity to work abroad and connect with people from across Europe.


Noa Frey
Junior Talent Attraction Manager