Python developer / DevOps for artificial intelligence and machine learning - Freelance or employee (Ref. No.: BH)

Unique People, s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
full-time, trade licence
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
180+ / MD or salary range starting at 2200€ :: for senior full time employee

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for Big Data Scientists and Big Data Infrastructure Engineers who would like to join new project in non-corporate environment.

As Big Data Scientist your Job Description would consist of:
- Pulling and structuring large data sets and applying advanced statistical methods
- Describing key variables impacting the business or process in order to drive decision-making or optimization
- Collect and transform unstructured data into actionable insight in big data environment (ETL, Machine learning, Hadoop )
- Establishing relationships with key business partners or Point of Contacts to improve added value for business
- Contribute to improve Process and reduce overall issues via algorithmic solution (Python, R)
Work in project to develop and support artificial intelligence and machine learning solution with advanced algorithms (e.g.Clustering with Decision tree, NLP, NN)

As Big Data Infrastructure Engineer your Job Description would consist of:
- Architect and implement high performance data pipelines for distributed systems (Hadoop, Kafka, Spark, Kubernetes, OpenShift, etc.)
- Build, deploy, operate and maintain applications on analytical platforms (Hadoop, DevOps experience, Jenkins)
- Operation and maintenance of big data platforms - Cloudera, MapR, Hortonworks
- Development of data related applications (Java or Scala)

You will work in distributed agile environment, part of the job will be done from Kosice and time to time you will travel to customers premises so you have direct feedback for your work.

Employee perks, benefits

Work in just established Slovak branch for interesting international clients we have.
What we really value is the fun we want to have in work, with work. The fun-factor is important to us!

We are looking for people in same mood as we are - very enthusiastic, looking for development in AI and ML. We don't want to shape the company from top-down, we will decide together, we don't like bossy environment.

We will build benefits together, we believe it's not something what should be given by company but it must be created together.

It's your call - If you like to join us in Kosice or if you like to join the company in Prague. Or you can decide anytime and you can switch between locations. Flexibility not just on paper.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Python - expert
Java - advanced
R - advanced

Number of years of experience


The position is suitable for a fresh graduate


Personality requirements and skills

Position might be suitable for graduate with experience in BigData and Machine Learning as Junior.

Following requirements are for BigData Scientist senior:
Data modeling skills (Python or R)
Visualisation data (Python, R, PowerBI...)
Optimizing, troubleshooting and debugging AI and ML models and their integration
Write AI and ML solutions

Senior BigData Infr. Engineer requirements:
Experience with Hadoop platform architecture and implementations - and - operation and maintenance
Some experience with Spark, Kafka, Elasticsearch
Architect (auto) scalable and on-demand cloud-based solutions
Experience with Kubernetes & OpenShift is an advantage
Development skills in Python, Scala or Java
Write operational manuals for offloading operational tasks to a dedicated operations team

Overall we are looking for open minded - english speaking - employees with high creativity to join our project.


Brief description of the company

We are a team of ICT experts, who specialize in ICT service design, transition & transformation, and infrastructure management. Our concept and approach are proven by years of experience with large global transformation projects. Our domains are utility, banking, and telecommunications industries.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Unique People, s.r.o.
Pražská 2
04001 Košice


ID: 3602358   Dátum zverejnenia: 20.3.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   180+ / MD or salary range starting at 2200€ :: for senior full time employee