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Data Scientist (m/f/d)

Date: May 28, 2019

Location: Heidenheim, Baden-Württemberg, DE

Company: Voith Group



About the Voith Group

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, the Voith Group sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 19,000 employees, sales of € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the largest family-owned companies in Europe.


Support the Voith Group, Group Division Digital Ventures, as a

Data Scientist (m/f/d) 
Job 61783 I Location Heidenheim



  • You will analyze data collected in an industrial environment (sensor data, process data etc.) using established as well as emerging data analytics/machine learning techniques.
  • You will communicate with the domain experts within Voith and beyond to include domain knowledge into your analysis.
  • You will enable ideas by experimenting with many techniques to evaluate the most suitable one; if a solution exists and if the business case is validated, it will be further developed into a product.
  • You will present the group’s results at conferences and generally represent the group’s activities within Voith and external
  • You will constantly develop yourself by e.g. keeping up-to-date with recent machine learning techniques, deepening your domain knowledge and exchanging innovative approaches with other data scientists.



  • You have a Master degree in a quantitative field (e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or Engineering) or equivalent, preferable a PhD degree.
  • You have a profound technical understanding, domain knowledge of Voith’s Paper, Hydro and/or Turbo branch is a plus.
  • You have a strong data understanding (e.g. statistics, numerics, databases, simulations etc.) and good communication skills, including the ability to present at conferences.
  • You have advanced knowledge in the area of data analytics/machine learning, working experience in data analytics/machine learning is mandatory.
  • You have solid programming skills (in any language, Python or R would be a plus), basic knowledge of big data architectures is a plus, too.
  • You have the ability to think out of the box and leave the beaten track.
  • You are fluent in English and you have basic communications skills in German.


Become a Voithian and join us to shape the future of our company. Working at Voith means to actively promote future-oriented technologies. We offer you a responsible job in the division Digital Ventures with challenging tasks and scope for creativity. Furthermore there are a lot of other reasons for working with Voith. Use your chance - at Voith.


You are interested? We are looking forward to receiving your online application.


Voith Global Business Services EMEA GmbH
Recruiting Services • Anna Kopp • Phone +49 7321 379587.