Posted time March 31, 2022 Location Remote, Zurich, Switzerland Job type Full-time, Part-time

Be part of a Global Tech and Data Unit Company, driving our customer data platform for personalization, cross-brand recommendation, and monetization.

Our Client is an innovative, digitalised and diversified Swiss media company operating in Europe, Asia and Africa. Its portfolio includes around 110 subsidiaries in the print, digital media, radio, ticketing, entertainment and e-commerce sectors and leading online marketplaces.

To further accelerate the development and adoption of the award-winning data platform, the DataTech department is recruiting.

Your tasks

  • You work with various datasets from different group companies in different business divisions across publishing and marketplaces and in different regions across continents
  • You choose, improve, and apply various methods from statistics, machine and deep learning technologies in order to solve business problems
  • You model the data of our users, their interests and online behavior in order to serve the business demands, and enable the future business models
  • You work closely with our data engineering team and other cross-functional teams to develop prototypes for cross-portfolio use cases, and support the deployment of your models or algorithms into the cloud-native production environment
  • You communicate and visualize the value of data by describing the findings or the way how techniques work to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • You keep following closely research and engineering developments, like TensorFlow, Torch and Amazon Sagemaker, roll in the relevant technologies and methodologies to keep our modern technology landscape up to date

Your profile

  • You have a degree (MS, Ph.D.) in computer science, statistics, mathematics or a comparable degree program
  • You have a strong record in applying Machine Learning to real-world datasets in a productive environment and are familiar with the main ML frameworks (TensorFlow, Torch, XGBoost, LightGBM, …)
  • You have deep knowledge of the latest advances in the NLP domain.
  • You have experience in software development and are confident with developing the full ML model lifecycle from research to production ensuring aspects such as reproducibility and scalability (git, dvc, Docker, Kubernetes, TensorFlow Serving, …)
  • Full professional proficiency in English. German is a plus
  • Knowledge about Amazon Web Services is a plus

Your benefits with us

  • The in-house staff restaurant cooks fresh and balanced meals daily at good value for money.
  • Free coffee, tea, mineral water and fruit are available.
  • All employees may use the 24/7 gym at the Zurich site for free.
  • Sixteen weeks of maternity leave and four weeks of paternity leave with full pay. Contribution to childcare costs.
  • We encourage mobile and flexible working, part-time work and job sharing wherever possible.
  • Five weeks’ annual leave as standard. There is also the option to purchase an additional 10 days of annual leave.
  • Employees benefit from a wide range of internal training courses on various topics. External training is supported in the form of financial contributions and time off.