Data Scientist (m/f)

 StepStone ·  25.08.2017 ·  Düsseldorf ·  METRO

Data Scientist (m/f)   To use this functionality JavaScript must be enabled in your browser. Company: METRO Wholesale & Food Specialist AG Working area: IT/IM Location/s: Düsseldorf Contract type: full-time Position available: Right away Reference number: M/17-00142 METRO is a leading international specialist in wholesale and food retail. The company operates in 35 countries and employs more than 150,000 people worldwide. In the financial year 2015/16, METRO generated sales of around €37 billion. The company provides custom solutions to meet the local and international needs of its wholesale and retail customers. With its sales brands METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry and Real as well as delivery services and digitisation initiatives METRO sets the standards for tomorrow: for customer focus, digital solutions and sustainable business models. More information at . Data Scientist (m/f) What you can expect You develop and implement advanced analytical products aimed at solving business use cases of Metro Cash & Carry country organizations You apply your skills in machine learning / statistical modelling to translate business requirements into algorithmic, analytical solutions whereby identifying and preparing relevant input data and appropriate internal or external data You work on use cases emerging from business domains like B2B / B2C marketing, assortment optimization, pricing or supply chain management Research new analytical techniques and best practices within the industry. Prototype new analytical approaches that can address internal customer needs. Design and run large-scale experiments that gain new insights or validate approaches Scale new algorithms and models to large data sets and/or services for real-time data streaming You use modern big data analytical platforms like Hadoop, Spark, Hive or Teradata Aster in a data rich environment You interface regularly with MCC country business analysts and corporate stakeholders to capture their needs and requirements for analytical solutions. As well as, document, visualize and present achieved results towards business stakeholders Your Profile University degree in statistics, mathematics, physics or engineering with a focus in machine learning / statistical learning methods and approaches More than 3 years of experience in successfully working as part of a professional Data Science unit, ideally, in the area of retail / wholesale Practical experience in big data technologies like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, and huge data warehouses / data lakes. Fluent in R / Python, and SQL (ideally Teradata) Ability to expand own knowledge to business domains like marketing, assortment optimization, pricing, supply chain Very strong analytical skills and ability to contribute to an open, international team culture to drive the knowledge exchange and learning of all team members Continuous self-learning attitude combined with high level of curiosity to explore new ways of working Our international environment requires that you must be fluent in English (both written and spoken) What we offer room for innovation • a great team • a dynamic and international environment • a great creative leeway and high autonomy • room for exchange of opinions • a casual way of communication • flexible working times • home office • individual trainings • career improvement program • support for child and home care • various health and sports programs • good infrastructure – from traffic connection over free parking to close shopping facilities • team events   Are you interested in working in a professional team? Then we would be pleased to receive your online application in English. The METRO Wholesale & Food Specialist AG is an equal opportunity employer. We offer all qualified employees and applicants identical chances. Back Print Share job opening × Share job opening Share this job opening with a friend. Email address Close window Send Apply now ! Share on     METRO Wholesale & Food Specialist AG Mr. Dennis Sabani   +49 (211) 6886-1657 Location      Facebook           About METRO       Sales brands      Imprint © 2017 METRO GROUP / METRO Wholesale & Food Specialist Group - All rights reserved Powered by d .vinci Data is loading — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum