For our office in Berlin we are looking for:

Lead Data Scientist (m/f)

What you can expect in this role

  • You will be responsible to lead and evolve a team of data scientists
  • As part of Flaconi's central Business Intelligence, Analytics and Data Science department, your team will be taking on challenges across all areas of Flaconi's business
  • You motivate your team by proactively and transparently leading them to explore, and implement most recent algorithms and approaches for supervised and unsupervised machine learning
  • You will identify, understand, structure and solve complex problems in the prediction of demands and supplies in the fast-moving world e-commerce
  • Furthermore, you develop production ready prediction tools used in a variety of processes to help Flaconi become the #1 beauty e-commerce player in Europe
  • You will work closely with various stakeholders including Flaconi's top management
  • You are a problem solver, detail-oriented and self-motivated who thrives in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment, combining technical, product, business and leadership perspectives
  • Together with the team you will explore, define and evolve our data science technology stack

Your essential experience and education

  • Passion for data analysis, statistical analysis, creative solution of problems and ability to translate business requirements into a data science setting
  • Experience in leadership of data-science teams
  • 6+ years of practical machine learning experience in an e-commerce or academic environment
  • Profound experience in machine learning, statistical analysis and predictive modelling in business environmentsHands-on programming skills in SQL, R, Python, Scala
  • Experience with Deep Learning software packages such as TensorFlow or MXNet
  • Ability to visualize data and present core insights in a clear and compelling way
  • Empathic personality as well as excellent communication and motivational skills
  • Passion for implementing advanced analytics and the will to play an essential role in the future of beauty e-commerce
  • Extreme precision and an unwavering attention to detail

What's in it for you?

  • An open company culture shaped by transparent decisions, team spirit, hands-on mentality and honest feedback
  • A casual working atmosphere on first-name basis and without any dress code
  • The possibility to make a paid sabbatical leave as well as additional measures for a smooth work-life balance, e. g. flexible working times and home-office option
  • Compatibility of job and family using different childcare options
  • Cost takeover of the public transport ticket and the usage of attractive discounts in and beyond our online-shop
  • Team events, fresh fruits & veggies as well as beverages
  • Who let the dogs out? – dogs are allowed
  • Various training opportunities as well as English courses
  • A lot of challenges as well as the room for own ideas
  • Flat hierarchies and high responsibility
Shape our company’s success with us and apply now online! We look forward to receiving your complete application documents including your earliest starting date and your salary expectation
Flaconi is a premium online shop for perfume and beauty products in Germany. Since 2011, Flaconi offers a great selection of perfumes, skincare products, make-up, organic cosmetics and professional hair care. In addition to a perfect customer service, a high-class website and an intuitive user design, a lot of information on the products makes shopping at Flaconi an emotional and unique experience. The successful E-Commerce company was already honoured with many online awards. In 2015 the ProSiebenSat.1 group acquired the majority of shares for Flaconi.
ProSiebenSat.1 Group is one of the largest independent media companies in Europe. With our seven free-TV channels, we are the number one in Germany, both in the TV advertising market and among the viewers. We have consistently diversified our Company in recent years and created additional sources of revenue. The Group comprises our traditional and digital entertainment business. Also, the program production and distribution business and NuCom Group’s commerce portfolio are part of ProSiebenSat.1. The headquarter of ProSiebenSat.1 is Unterföhring near Munich. The Company was founded in October 2000 und employs around 6,500 people worldwide.
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Lead Data Scientist (m/f)
Nastassja Prill