Data Science Engineer (m/f/d)

We are the leading e-hailing app in Europe. Our vision is to create everyday magic in city movement.

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerBerlin, DE
  • globeRelocation paid
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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FREE NOW is becoming a global player in the ride-hailing industry, do you wanna be part of this transformation? Do you want to contribute to the establishment of FREE NOW's role in the future of mobility platforms? Do you want to solve problems and make an impact on the lives of thousands of people? Then join us! Currently, we are looking for a talented Data Science Engienner (m/f/d) to join our team in the Berlinoffice.



We are building up a data science team that is solving key problems relating to urban transportation. Therefore, we are keen on hiring a Data Science Engineer for implementing and maintaining the models and data infrastructure with focus on deploying machine learning-based data products that are integrated into customer facing apps.

The team will focus on the data behind core challenges in mobility markets including machine learning, demand prediction, surge pricing and other predictive analysis required for the upcoming challenges.

You are a perfect fit, if you are a problem solver, detail-oriented and self-motivated who thrives in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment, combining technical, product, business and leadership perspectives

As a Data Science Engineer at mytaxi you will:

  • Identify, understand, structure and solve complex problems in the prediction of demands and supplies in the fast-moving world of urban mobility
  • Design and develop high-performance, data-driven systems in a distributed infrastructure to help move drivers and passengers through cities more efficiently
  • Your work with large, interesting data sets including historical, real time and third party data streams
  • You will work closely with stakeholders across Europe from Product, Tech, BI and Data Engineering Teams

Main requirements

  • At least 3 years experience in working with complex data models

  • Advanced University degree in Maths, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering or other quantitative discipline

  • Your are an effective communicator and team player

  • You hold experience in machine learning algorithms, statistical analysis and predictive modelling in business environments

  • You are experienced in Hive, SQL, Python, Spark, Scala, Kafka, Shell scripting, Presto, Cassandra, Elasticsearch

  • Applied experience with distributed machine learning and computing framework

  • Experience building production grade machine learning models and streaming data pipelines

  • Fluent Proficiency in Business English

  • Your passion about implementing advanced analytics and the will to play an essential role in the future of urban transport, make you a perfect fit


  • Great learning and development opportunities through internal and external workshops
  • Monthly mobility allowance for free taxi rides
  • Pension plan
  • Subsidised public transport ticket
  • Subsidised gym pass
  • Chill-out room with a massage chair
  • Foosball table
  • Subsidised language courses
  • Be part of motivated and innovative team with flat hierarchies and the chance to bring in your own ideas
  • Have your birthday off!
  • Flexible working hours
  • 4 Team events per year
  • All the usual start-up goodies like fruit, unlimited soft drinks, after-work beers

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