Senior Data Scientist (f/m)

Job offer

Number 839
Title Senior Data Scientist (f/m)
Job Profile

We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist (f/m) to join the Data Analysis Systems team of the Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH) to work on research-intensive machine learning and data analysis problems.

We offer the applicant to become a member of an international research team with focus on data driven modeling, model predictive control, fault diagnosis, predictive analytics and process optimization. Typical examples of applications are industrial process analysis and optimization systems, e.g. for chemical industry, machine manufacturing and maintenance or environmental technology. The Data Analysis Systems team is cooperating with companies and research institutes in Austria and Europe.


Preferably, the candidate should have the following attributes:

  • a PhD or MSc (with experience) in computer science, data science, mathematics, statistics or related field of study
  • profound education and experience in machine learning (esp. deep learning, transfer learning), data mining, and statistics and in related software tools like Python (pandas, scikit-learn, TensorFlow, Keras, …), R, Matlab, or others
  • practical experience with data analysis
  • good skills in software development in a modern high level language like Matlab, Phyton, R or C++
  • ambition in research and problem solving
  • experience in writing scientific publications
  • good communication skills, motivated team player
  • good knowledge of English
  • good knowledge of German is preferable

You should like to work within a familiar team atmosphere and be able to bring in your expertise and skills in industry as well scientific contexts. Your personal skills should include the ability to work independently as well as within a team, and the ability to co-operate with industrial partners.

We are looking for creative people and are offering varied challenges in industrial research projects. Our flexible working times allow for individually balancing your professional and private interests.

Interested? Apply and convince us! We are looking forward to your application.

Salary The minimum gross salary is € 3,176 (MSc)/€ 3,592 (PhD), 14 times a year for full-time employment. The actual salary depends on the qualification of the applicant.
  We aim at increasing the number of women in our organization and would be glad to fill this position with a female researcher.