Jobs | Gigaom | The industry leader in emerging technology research
(Junior/Senior) Data Scientists Posted Apr 11
SUPERCRUNCH by GFK , Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany
  • This employer requests that only candidates in Germany apply to this job.

    You appear to be located in United States, not Germany, so you will not be able to apply for this job.

HERE YOU ARE. Another day in the office. Time to wrap up and hit the traffic home. Remember how excited you were when you got that great job in this brilliant IT team?

And now? Guess the job is ok, your colleagues are nice too, and the coffee breaks are timed to perfection. All in all, comfortable gig. Of course, you're keeping an eye out for other roles. You're still ambitious. Still want to go places and try new stuff. Looking for a fresh challenge. Something to get your teeth into.

At SUPERCRUNCH by GfK, Data Science driven by next level technology takes center stage. Not just a fuzzy business power talk Management hears and thinks, "Yeah, that sounds great, next topic". Everyone gets it, lives it, and breathes it. It's an agile start up within an established, global organisation - the best from both worlds!

More than 35 experts from 12 nations share the same vision: To develop best-in-class tech and analytics solutions addressing todays biggest marketing challenges.

With GfK's incredible global data landscape at our disposal, we might have an unfair advantage - not many players can say they collect granular sales data in more than 100 countries, or measure cross-media behavior using state-of-the-art technology for tens of thousands of consumers. Our other major USPs are our team and our values. Close, cross-functional collaboration of Data Scientists, IT Engineers, and Commercial experts is in our DNA. Our radically agile and dynamic startup setup enables everyone to learn at a fast pace, contribute to our solutions and get recognized for the hard work they do.

Our (Junior/Senior) Data Scientists are a part of the smartest, most international, and of course nicest Data Science team on the planet and contribute to making SUPERCRUNCH the No. 1 Marketing Analytics player!

You'll be looked after by Ewa and Ralph . Ewa is a passionate explorer, skier and hiker with a good track record in delivering actionable and theoretically sound analytical solutions together with the amazing SUPERCRUNCH Science team. Ralph is an outdoor enthusiast, music & food lover and Crossfitter who likes to think big and has a proven track record in pulling together, leading and developing exceptional international expert teams. SUPERCRUNCH is led by Norbert , an obsessed number-cruncher himself, whose music taste reflects his personality: from Paolo Conte to Sex Pistols and everything in between!

Now we should add an endless list of what you will be expected to do, followed by another endless list of what experience, qualifications and skills you should possess, in order to be successful.

But we know: You are a Data Scientist living and breathing data driven analytics, a passionate Team player with

very good statistical modeling skills,

expert knowledge of (analytic) programing languages (e.g., R, Python, Scala),

experience in working in Big Data environments and using Big Data frameworks (Hadoop, Map Reduce, Pig, Hive, Spark,…),

a thorough understanding of Data Science use cases in Marketing,

experience in turning Data Science ideas and algorithms into scalable products,

the ability to think creatively in addressing real-world business problems analytically, while maintaining the balance between "art & science",

commercial understanding and a client focused approach to Data Science

We don't have to tell you how to do your job. You know that you've got what it takes to be a SUPERCRUNCHER. Hit apply to find out more or visit

Employment Type: Permanent
Other Pay Info: VB

Post a Job