Senior Data Scientist with MLOps experience

We are a small team in a big company, mainly adopting agile methodology. We provide Data Science solutions for internal customers inside Deutsche Telekom and our skills and solutions are continually in high demand. Therefore, we want to increase the size of our team with additional technical people that know how to process and analyze data so we can serve and satisfy needs of even more customers.
We are looking for somebody who can work independently, create working solutions quickly, creatively come up with new ideas, but also knows how to use and where to look for existing solutions. Our project members are situated in Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Romania so video conferencing is the daily standard.
This vacancy is suitable for graduates with advanced knowledge of Python, IT people who would like to change their focus towards ML / AI or anyone else with required background who is interested in this area and is motivated enough to show and use the skill set we need.
Apply and find out more about us and our Digi department and join our team in Košice or Bratislava!
Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia (Job with occasional home office)
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
From 2 000 EUR/month

about the position

Purpose of the job:

The Senior Data Scientist as a member of the Record-to-Report Analytics Team of Deutsche Telekom Services Europe Slovakia, you will be working with one of the most innovative Process Mining and Analytics solution. In this regard, you will face the following interesting tasks and challenges.

Job content:
• you will execute assigned tasks independently while bringing your own ideas, and improvement proposals, and selling them to the team and customers
• in this position, you will assume an active role in assigned projects, lead your colleagues towards professional software development practices, and keep growing your soft skills (communication with customers, team organization, etc.)

With the above in mind, your main tasks will be the following:
• you will be responsible for the technical part of your projects which include designing & implementing prototypes of innovative applications in Python - your focus will be on Time Series Forecasting
• you will be helping to identify possible use and application cases of data science across Deutsche Telekom
• you will be in search of optimizing the business and business processes with the power of data
• you will cooperate with business (regular meetings and calls with internal customers regarding their needs), so the ability to explain technical specifics to business colleagues is a crucial part of this job
• you will work with a variety of data science-related tools
• you will actively take part and contribute to customer workshops

The salary for this position is from 2000 EUR gross.
The published salary is the minimum possible offer. The starting salary may be higher depending on the extent of fulfillment of the employee's requirements (education, language skills, required practice, personality assumptions and skills).

As a company we take care about well-being of our employees, therefore we provide possibility of remote work. In case you will miss your colleagues, our office in Kosice is always open for you!

What we expect
from the candidate

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

•Fluent English, ideally also Slovak and/or German
•MSc in Computer Science (with ML/AI) or related is a plus but not a requirement
•Solid ML/AI skills. The focus will be on Time Series Forecasting; however, the team also works on other fields of ML/AI
•Experience in implementing ML/AI solutions end to end. We are looking for a new colleague that is not only able to provide an EDA and a successful POC, but also a solid MVP that is deployed into a production environment
•Experience in MLOps: model registry tools (e.g., MLflow), data versioning tools (e.g., git), database usage (SQL, Postgres), and cloud-based technologies (MS Azure) is highly valuable
•Python is our programming language of choice. You must be not only comfortable with working in Python but also have some experience with OOP, modular design, unit testing, and best coding practices
•You are aware of and willing to apply agile methodology (esp. Scrum)
•Versatile and proactive. You may not be familiar with all the required skills, but if you are motivated and can adapt rapidly, we are happy to help you (e.g., you have extensive knowledge in ML/AI but little in forecasting)
•You enjoy working in the team and are willing to help more junior colleagues, are open to an international environment, and be able to travel occasionally within Europe
•You are strong in communication with clients and explaining technical stuff to non-technical people
•You are an analytical thinker, have an affinity for structure, grasp things fast and work systematically

that make you happy

• Annual bonus
• Fully paid meal vouchers
• Phone and notebook for personal use
• Discounts for selected Telekom products
• Supplementary pension saving contribution
• Cafeteria system of benefits/Multisport card
• Personal days
• Sports club & Health days
• Teambuildings, summer & Christmas party
• Opportunities for career growth
• Referral program
• Flexible working time
• Benefits for parents (contribution at the child´s birth, mobile phone during maternity leave)

about the selection process

We’re committed to equal employment opportunity, and provide reasonable accommodations to any applicants with disabilities.
Should you be interested in our job offer and job description, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require special accommodations to fully participate in our recruitment experience at [email protected]
ID: 4501990  Dátum zverejnenia: 16.1.2023  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month