Data Scientist (m/f/d) - remote or on-site

Permanent employee, Full-time · Bottighofen, Munich

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What awaits you at HolidayCheck
Do you want to help us redefine the online travel business? At HolidayCheck, our vision is to make vacation better. We leverage data and technology to create real value for our customers, who are looking for their dream vacation. Within our data lake, we process millions of offers every day, we run hundreds of jobs to fuel reports and dashboards that drive our decision making and product features. We work on exciting features such as review fraud detection, hotel/ offer recommendations, customer segmentation, hotellist ranking, NLP review information extraction, sentiment analysis etc.

If you are a skilled data scientist with a particular edge on clickstream/user behavior data, come and help our outstanding team in Munich, DE, in Bottighofen, CH, in Poznan, PL.

Whether you would like to work for us from the comfort of your home in one of our countries (Switzerland, Germany, Poland) or you would like to join in the office fun in one of our locations in Bottighofen (CH), Munich (DE) or Poznan (PL), we are looking forward to receiving your application.


Your Tasks:
  • You will interact closely with other data scientists and become a valuable part of our data intelligence team
  • You will closely monitor user-behavior patterns on our platform and draw insights for our business and our product teams
  • You will conduct and collaborate on A/B tests and their evaluations to help us understand better how we are performing
  • You will turn data into insights that make a difference in becoming the most Urlauber-friendly company in the world
  • You will collaborate in cross-functional teams to create new products and bring data-driven improvements to our website

Our Team:
  • Our team operationalizes data for our customers and internal stakeholders. Some of our projects are: hotel recommendations, deals/offer selection, hotel reviews information extraction, customer segmentation etc.
  • We are an international team at multiple locations across Central Europe
  • Our main programming language is Python
What we are offering you
  • Remote work / Home-office friendly
  • An open-minded and international corporate culture with flat hierarchies, short decision-making processes and an open 360-degree feedback culture
  • A motivated and passionate international team that looks forward to working with you
  • We love new ideas! With us, you have the opportunity to freely express your opinion and ideas and to shape your own area of responsibility
  • You will receive regular training opportunities and a comprehensive HolidayCheck onboarding program for a perfect start on your personal journey at HolidayCheck
  • Early bird or rather night owl? With us you can flexibly arrange your working hours
  • We support young families, e.g. with a daycare subsidy
  • Choose your hardware: Windows, MacOS or Linux
  • And much more!
What you need to succeed
  • You have 3+ years of experience in analyzing and inferring insights from clickstream data
  • You love crunching data in creative ways and with a clear focus on business problems and have an entrepreneurial and pragmatic mindset
  • a track record of interacting with senior-level stakeholders outside your team
  • You are an expert in SQL and BigQuery; e.g., you are no stranger to window functions
  • You have a proven track record of successfully applying statistical methods to real-world user data (web analytics)
  • You feel comfortable with Python (preferably) and/or R and you have experience with A/B testing setups and tools
  • You are familiar with setting up dashboards (ideally with Google Datastudio)
  • You are able to boil down the essence of complex problem settings into creative, simple, and right approaches to solutions.
  • You are comfortable with the standard Data Science concepts and Machine Learning methods
  • You are a friendly team player that enjoys collaborating with others. You are interested in pair programming, sharing knowledge, and learning from each other.
  • You have excellent communication skills, including the ability to present your work in layperson terms as well as visualizing your core metrics
  • You are fluent in English. German is a big plus


What does your hiring journey look like? If we have sparked your interest and you would like to revolutionize the travel market with us, we are looking forward to receiving your application. 
About us
Do you want to be part of the next generation of holidays? In a constant changing environment, HolidayCheck wants to be there when the Urlaubers look again for their greatest time of the year. We want to bring them back to the beach!
At the heart of our corporate culture are our values. We live by them every day! They have helped us create an environment of continuous personal growth and trust, where HolidayCheckers can work autonomously and with a lot of flexibility, in small, self-organised teams. We improve ourselves daily, listen carefully to our customers and deliver working software to them frequently.
Do you also share our values and are you ready for the journey with HolidayCheck? Then become part of our team!
Das erwartet dich bei uns
What awaits you at HolidayCheck (Pflichtangabe)
Do you want to be part of the next generation of holidays? At HolidayCheck we're working on redefining the online travel business for the upcoming travel boom. Help us bring our users back to the beach!

We are looking for entrepreneurial, innovative individuals who thrive on solving tough problems. As a Data Scientist you will drive and foster data-driven products within the company. Do you also support our values? Are you ready for the journey with HolidayCheck? Then join our team in Munich.

YOUR TASKS

  • You will interact closely with other data scientists and become a valuable part of our data intelligence team
  • You will closely monitor user-behavior on our platform and draw insights for our business and our product teams
  • You will conduct and collaborate on A/B tests and their evaluations to help us understand better how we are performing
  • You will turn data into insights that make a difference in becoming the most Urlauber-friendly company in the world
  • You will collaborate in cross-functional teams to create new products and bring data-driven improvements to our website and services
  • You will proactively evangelize the use of data and science across the company
Wir freuen uns auf dich, wenn du folgendes mitbringst
  • You love crunching data in creative ways and with a clear focus on business problems 
  • You have an entrepreneurial and pragmatic mindset 
  • You are an expert in SQL and BigQuery; e.g., you are no stranger to window functions 
  • You have a proven track record of successfully applying statistical methods to real-world user data (web analytics) 
  • You feel comfortable with Python (preferably) and/or R 
  • You have experience with A/B testing setups and tools 
  • You are familiar with setting up dashboards (ideally with Google Datastudio) 
  • You are able to boil down the essence of complex problem settings into creative, simple, and right approaches to solutions. 
  • You are a friendly team player that enjoys collaborating with others. You are interested in pair programming, sharing knowledge, and learning from each other. 
  • You have excellent communication skills, including the ability to present your work in layperson terms as well as visualizing your core metrics 
  • You are fluent in English. German is a big plus
Über uns
Die HolidayCheck Group AG ist eines der führenden europäischen Digitalunternehmen für Urlauber. Wir vereinen unter unserem Dach das Hotelbewertungs- und Reisebuchungsportal HolidayCheck, den Reiseveranstalter HolidayCheck Reisen sowie die MietwagenCheck und Driveboo Mietwagenportale.
Gemeinsam haben wir die Vision, Urlaub besser zu machen. Das Herz unserer Unternehmenskultur sind unsere Werte, die wir im Arbeitsalltag leben und die ein Umfeld schaffen, in dem Du Dich kontinuierlich weiterentwickeln kannst.
Stehst Du auch hinter unseren Werten und bist bereit für die Reise mit HolidayCheck? Dann werde Teil unseres Teams!

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