Data Scientist (m/w/d)

For accelerating pioneer digitalization projects and injecting the digital DNA into the KION Group we search for

Data Scientist (m/w/d)

Your Responsibilities:

  • Conception, design and development of innovative analytical solutions
  • Preparation, cleansing and modelling of structured and unstructured data
  • Evaluation and selection of potential analytical methods and implementation of feasibility studies (PoC)
  • Participation in prototyping workshops for product development in order to introduce methodical and technical perspectives

Your Profile:

  • Comprehensive IT knowledge based on a university degree in computer science, mathematics, statistics, physics or a comparable education
  • Knowledge and experience in several of the following areas:
    • Practical application of data analysis methods (statistics, simulation and optimization, machine learning, ...)
    • Programming with Python and/or R in particular their data science stacks (pandas, scikit-learn, caret, tidyverse, etc.)
    • Visualization of complex connections with Python, R (plotly, matplotlib, ggplot) and PowerBI
    • Query common database solutions in their native languages (SQL, HiveQL, Gremlin, ...)
    • Use cloud-based platforms (IaaS, PaaS), ideally Azure
  • High degree of initiative and solution orientation and willingness to penetrate technical issues
  • Experience with agile methods of software development (ideally SCRUM)
  • High degree of personal initiative and solution-oriented thinking
  • Strong conceptual, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to fluently communicate in German and English

We offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a dedicated team
  • A modern, pleasant working environment
  • Performance-related salary
  • Additional employee benefits


If this interesting and varied role appeals to you, we look forward to receiving your application (stating your earliest possible start date and salary expectations) via our application link (at Your contact person is Arno Buschmann (Tel. +49 (0) 69 201107165).

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