Open positions: Helsinki

Data Scientist

Futurice builds digital services for people to love. We have witnessed how data driven functionalities (like personalization) are reshaping digital services. Such functionality is becoming an integral part of the everyday services people use and love. Futurice wants to drive this transformation. We seek to craft the leading intelligent digital services that will reshape industries and this age.

Futurice is looking for people who can bring data science to digital services. In this role, you would be analyzing data, creating predictive models and applying the data science skills for delivering insight, great digital experiences and business impact. Our projects have included match-making, computer vision, recommendation engines, knowledge base formation from emails, predictive UIs, demand forecasting, price modeling, interactive customer feedback analytics, customer segmentation, design of data-driven services, business impact analysis, and much more. Some projects require software engineering skills. Some projects are about understanding how data science can be applied to craft great digital services and drive business impact. Some projects consist mostly of creating predictive models, while some projects are more about presenting insight for the business leaders. Still, the common denominator in all the projects is the data science. 

To fit the role, you should have the smarts, the drive for impact and the ability to deliver working results. A proper data science toolbox is a strong requirement. Therefore, an ideal candidate has some of the following skills:

  • Programming languages and libraries: Python (pandas, scikit-learn, keras), Java, Scala, Spark/Hadoop
  • Machine learning, statistics
  • Cloud services such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Watson
  • Software, presentation, and business-related skills are all major pluses.

We are looking for a proactive person who can deliver results. All thought, if you join our team, we want to help you with your journey, and we believe we are in the prime position to deliver great work and shape our profession. 

If you can offer us the needed smarts and expertise, we can offer you an extremely interesting job and one of the world's best workplaces. We believe in good working conditions and atmosphere. You are going to meet some of the nicest and smartest people here, including several world-class stars. On top of the competitive compensation the company offers employees a lot of trust and power to affect their own work.

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For more information, contact:

Antti Rauhala Lead Data Scientist