Job description

Full-time, Location: Vienna, Austria or remote within a similar timezone +/- 2 hours of CET.

With urbanization and climate change the defining features of our time, mobility is in a significant state of flux, with innovative solutions needed to address this new reality. At Ubiq we believe it is only through a data-driven approach that these solutions can be both sustainable and profitable. We are confident that, with our product and services, we can play a vital role in shaping the future of mobility.

With a growing number of customers around the world, and an exciting data-driven product that is developing continuously, we are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join our team and lead the activities in this area in a strategic way.


Your role...
  • Leading our efforts in Data Science in order to drive our product further
  • Coming up with new approaches for improving our service and measuring its impact
  • Being the go-to person for strategic data science topics within our team
  • Mentoring and coaching members of the team on data science topics
  • Conducting data analyses
  • Handling geospatial data related to our products
  • Developing & reviewing spatio-temporal models
  • Driving the automation of pipelines
  • Testing and tuning statistical models
  • Preparing powerful visualizations and computing performance metrics
  • Evaluating the quality of current data sources & continuously improving them


What we are looking for...

You enjoy working in a team but are not afraid to work independently. You love to come up with new ideas, try them & see them develop. You think further than the status quo. The more skills you can cover from this list, the better:
  • 4+ years of experience working as a Data Scientist in a strategically relevant role
  • Field of study: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or a related field focused on predictive modelling and quantitative analysis.
  • Knowledge of and experience with holistic data science approaches
  • Strong understanding & experience of machine learning approaches, reinforcement learning and other trends in the field
  • Ability to take the lead on tasks & activities, and engage colleagues in the process
  • Experience in developing/ building/ growing a team
  • Strong track record in applying data science concepts to real-world products, ideally in a dynamic/ start-up setting
  • Team management experience is a big advance
  • Good English language skills (German language not required)
  • Austrian/ EU work permit


What we are offering...
  • The opportunity to a shape a fast-growing start-up & take a leading role in it
  • Working with international clients in the mobility field
  • A fantastic team with lots of start-up spirit and English as the working language
  • Flexible working hours - healthy balance between office & remote work
  • Continuous training & learning support (events, training, courses, etc.)
  • Top equipment, incl. individual equipment budget for special requests, company phone, company e-scooters, etc.
  • Free fruits, snacks and drinks
  • Regular team events
  • Competitive salary in line with your experience & qualifications


Please send your documents in English (CV & description of why you are the right person for the role, incl. your earliest start date & salary expectation).

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