Head of Data Science at Moovel Transit
Stuttgart, DE / Berlin, DE


we are the Data Science team and we believe that data science and AI are shaping the urban mobility experience. With our team, we build the AI product components for our mobility platform. Examples are demand prediction, fleet management, and travel time estimation services. Our services are built using Python/Scala and deployed in the cloud. In the team, we love to work with Python and Jupyter notebooks to analyse the spatio-temporal data coming from our fleets. Currently, our team consists of data scientists and engineers and we are looking for a passionate team lead to expand our capabilities in order to support moovel’s departments even more.

But first, who are we and what is our goal

The company’s goal is to radically simplify individual mobility and to build products and services which enable true flexibility. moovel is part of a large global corporation (Daimler AG), but at the heart of it we are a start-up. We act as a partner for cities, transport networks and customers with the goal of making cities smarter and creating an operating system for urban mobility that provides access to appropriate mobility options in urban areas and paves the way for the future with autonomous vehicles. Currently, 250 employees work in small creative teams in Germany and the US at four locations - Hamburg, Berlin, Stuttgart and Portland.

What the new role will

  • Keep an integrated vision, mission, end-to-end data strategy, and data roadmap for moovel Group and be the main contact for data science related topics for the moovel departments     
  • Grow the data science team by defining new roles, recruiting and onboarding new colleagues
  • Motivate the team members by proactively and transparently lead them through the dynamic challenges of the mobility market and help them to develop along their career path
  • Oversee the development of data science, AI, technology stack that will enable improving the company KPIs
  • Work hands-on and participate in brainstorming and implementing the data science product services

About you 

  • 3+ years of expertise in leading analytics/data science teams (ideally in the mobility sector)
  • 5+ years of experience in data science and AI
  • Strong communication skills
  • Fluent in Python, or/and scala and strong skills in data visualization
  • Experience with relational databases / SQL as well as experience in non-relational databases
  • Experience in data engineering and with AWS would be a plus
  • Also, German skills would be a plus

Does that job description spark your interest and do you think you bring what we need? We are more than happy to meet you soon then. Come and join the moovel mission.
Just click on the “Apply Now” button and send us your application.

If you have any questions or are in need for further information feel free to contact Julia Rosenblau +49 711 219 53940.