Data Scientist

Job description

Job Description

You will be responsible for AI model impletation working with Data Engineers, ML Engineers, Analysts and Project Managers. The most common cases of AI is time series analysis with predictive models as well as computer vision. It is also important to have an understanding of data processing in cloud as well as in on-prem platforms.

Your assignments will be both individually and as a member of an AFRY team collaborating with experts in various domains to translate business problems into technical requirements and building solutions.


You have at least 5 years of relevant experience, holding a Master or PhD degree in Applied Statistics, Machine Learning, Econometrics, Mathematics, Quantitative Modelling, Computer Science or equivalent fields.

Your core competences are in the following areas:

  • Advanced model and algorithm programming skills in at least two of the following languages: Python, Java, C#, R, MATLAB or Scala
  • Understanding of cloud data processing and storage concepts and decent database knowledge
  • Good understanding of appropriate statistical tools to be applied in different use cases.
  • Proper data mining skills including: feature engineering, time series analysis and predictive models, statistical signal/image processing, Machine Learning algorithms
  • Strong Visualization, presentation and communication skills
  • You speak and write fluent English, since it is required in contact with colleagues and customers. Swedish language is a plus.

We take your personal qualities in great consideration. Our values, Brave, Devoted & Team player, characterize how we see ourselves. You have a good ability to collaborate and contribute to a team, at the same time you enjoy when you have responsibility and the opportunity to move things forward. As a consultant, you need to quickly get into new contexts and read about new technologies if necessary.

Due to the Christmas Holidays our recruitment process will be a bit on hold between 23rd of December until the 3rd of January. We apologize for this and ask for your patience.

Company Description

At AFRY, we bring together leading digital expertise and technologies into AFRY X. The new division AFRY X is a digital leader and powerhouse in industrial IoT, AI, design and, cyber security that helps clients to accelerate their digital transition.

We are a team consisting of Data Analysts, Data Engineers and Data Scientists working with both in-house projects/products and also assignments at our customer’s site. Our customers are public sector and medium to large size companies in the Nordic region within Energy, Industrial and Process sectors with digital transformation and sustainability at the top of their agenda.

Due to an increased demand from our customer base we need to strengthen our team with more Data Scientists. We are looking for people with a solid background in Data Science and Analytics.

AFRY is a European leader in engineering, design, and advisory services with a global reach. We accelerate the transition towards a sustainable society.

We are 16,000 devoted experts in infrastructure, industry, energy and digitalization, creating sustainable solutions for generations to come.

Additional Information

The hiring is for our AI and Analytics Team with Henrik Mårtensson as Team Lead, who has 20+ years of experience within the field. Other than your closest colleagues in the team you will be able to build a network internally with other parts of AFRY working within analytics. The possibilities for you to grow within your area of expertise are therefore to be seen as very good.

In addition to this, we offer for example:

  • 28 days of vacation + day off on the 23rd of December
  • Work life balance
  • Access to a wide range of activities through our social club: Club AFRY, such as Hackathons, yoga, restaurant visits and more
  • Competitive benefits regarding pension, health care and parental leave
  • Company discounts with external partners through our benefits portal Advantage You. Wellness allowence 3000 SEK/year
  • Restaurants and cafés on site (location dependent)
  • A huge network of technical experts: + 16,000 colleagues with offices in 50 countries and projects in 100

Our recruitment process consists of two interview steps (IRL or over Teams depending on the current situation), a technical test and references. During 23rd of December - 2nd of January we will be out of office for the Holidays and the process will be put on hold. Thank you for your patience!

Magdalena Klasson (Recruitment & HR),
Magdalenas LinkedIn

Henrik Mårtensson (Team Lead),
Henriks LinkedIn

AFRY is committed to creating an inclusive & diverse environment and we are actively looking for qualified candidates irrespective of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, disability, or age. You will be part of a global and diverse company where our differences are our strengths. Join us to accelerate the transition towards a sustainable society.

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