Product & Tech

Head of Data Science

Berlin, Berlin   |   Full Time

Your exciting responsibilities include:

  • Managing a small team of motivated Data Scientists while still being able to work on projects yourself
  • Conceptualizing and building machine learning models to
    • derive meaning from our massive dataset of raw job listings

    • make sense of user search queries and profile data

    • deliver the best matching results for job searches and user profile data

  • Creating new concepts for integrating machine learning into our product and making sure they become reality
  • Bringing our state-of-the-art data platform to the next level

  • Setting standards and conventions for the Data Science department
  • Own your topics and set priorities: make the growth plan to fit business needs and lead a team of 3 to achieve business goals

Ideally, you bring: 

  • Strong experience in planning, structuring, and executing data science projects

  • 5+ years working experience in Data Science and  exposure to neighboring fields (Data Analytics, Data Engineering, Business Intelligence)

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to abstract at the right level

  • Proficiency in working with big data infrastructure

    • Data warehouse systems (BigQuery, Postgres, GCS)

    • Optional: Distributed data processing (Spark)

    • Optional: Stream processing (Kafka) 

  • Analytical way of thinking with a good eye for prioritization and strong mentoring skills

  • Demonstrated leadership in delivering products from start to finish
  • Proficiency in working with cloud environments (e.g. GCP or AWS) and with diverse data sources

  • Strong command of software engineering workflows (Git, Unit tests, Code Reviews, ...) 

  • Strong drive to learn and urge to master any obstacles in your way

What we offer: 

  • Cutting-edge technology stack in a modern cloud environment (GCP) that allows painless integration of machine learning models

  • Direct exposure to product development, business management and strategy planning

  • Open and flexible tech team that works with you to bring data science projects into production

  • An international and fast-paced working environment based on our core values; ownership & accountability, eagerness & curiosity, as well as entrepreneurship

  • A very transparent information policy with flat hierarchies that values the individual

  • An energetic team of passionate and skilled people with fast decision-making processes

  • Opportunity to shape our organization by implementing our company vision

  • Urban Sports Club membership

Additional information:

  • Start: ASAP
  • Location: Berlin, Prenzlauer Berg
  • We are especially happy about applications from people with disabilities.

If you want to support our team and be part of the fastest-growing Tech startups, apply now!

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