Swiss International Air Lines

Data Scientist (80-100%, all genders)

Job description

Are you interested in airline industry and passionate for data and want to combine it?

You will be at the crossroads of business and technical domains, aiming to deliver innovative data products and create real impact on our business and customers!

If you want to shape the way to a data-driven airline, then please apply.

Start: As soon as possible or Upon Agreement

You may apply in English or German.


As a data scientist in the IT department, you will actively develop Swiss data-oriented future, bring the data at the center and expand the data culture across all departments.

  • Proactively engage with business stakeholders across the Lufthansa Group and create new data related products or support already ongoing projects.
  • Develop dashboards with the business stakeholders, act as SPOC for dashboarding at Swiss IT
  • Develop and use data science solutions from ideation to production and use them to derive insights or automate business processes.
  • Prepare and transform data, recommend improvements to the data landscape with a cloud first mindset.
  • Be an active player in the data awareness campaign and data innovation within the company.
  • Actively contribute to data scientists community across the company


Connor Bradley

Human Resources

Swiss International Air Lines AG


+41 44 564 22 66

E-mail address for inquiries


You have a previous experience in data visualization, data processing with SQL/spark and/orwith Python and wish to develop your knowledge in cloud solutions.

  • University degree (Master, PhD as asset) with a quantitative focus in Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or similar
  • Previous relevant working experience (1-3 years) in the area of data science
  • Advanced skills in BI Tools for interactive data visualization (e.g. Tableau, PowerBI)
  • Experience in cloud computing ( Azure or Google)
  • Skills in Python SQL, R and/or big data processing tools like Spark or Hive
  • Databricks knowledge is real advantage
  • Data engineering experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge and practical experience with agile frameworks (e.g., Scrum, Kanban, SAFe) and project management
  • An ability to familiarize yourself swiftly and independently with new topic areas
  • Written and spoken fluency in English and preferably also in German

Shared position possibility: Please apply as tandem (each partner sends an individual application and refers to the other tandem partner)


About Swiss International Air Lines AG

It’s the little differences that make working at SWISS so appealing. The fact, for example, that we treat every detail with care, see quality in terms of hospitality and view nationality through an international lens. In a similar way, we see variety as richness, a job as an experience and SWISS as a world of inspiration. You, too, will be stimulated in our special working environment – one in which, wherever you are, you’ll always feel: Truly SWISS .... where people matter.

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