Lead Data Scientist

VELUX Polska Sp. z o.o.

VELUX Polska Sp. z o.o.

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Your responsibilities

  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities and use cases for leveraging company data to drive business results

  • Develop concrete use cases from data models and build algorithms to apply in POCs, pilots and in operation

  • Build and develop the data science maturity of the organization in terms of team and skills, methods and practices and architectures and tools

  • Collect and analyze data to drive optimization and improvement of manufacturing processes, logistics processes, asset maintenance, customer experience, product development, marketing techniques and business strategies

  • Coordinate with different functional teams and vendors to implement models and monitor outcomes

  • Support the development of architecture landscapes enabling data science in related and supporting areas (integration, infrastructure, data, security, supply chain, etc.)

Our requirements

  • A “can do attitude”; you are a strong communicator with a high level of personal integrity and taking responsibility for driving your own work while at the same time work within the team

  • Collaborative approach and ability to build and maintain a good working relations across the professional spheres and management levels in an organization

  • Preferably, you have experience in IOT or complex time-series data in manufacturing, pharmaceutical, high-tech or related industry

  • Previous experience as a consultant is an advantage

  • A master’s degree or PH.D. in mathematics, engineering, computer science or another quantitative field

  • 10+ years of industry experience in data mining, statistical analysis and machine learning

  • A master’s degree or a Ph.D. in statistics, mathematics, computer science or another quantitative field

  • Are fluent in English, both orally and in writing

  • Have 2+ years of experience as a people manager or team lead

  • Experience with delivering prototypes in development and in production

  • Proficiency in programming languages, such as R, Python, SQL, etc., to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets

  • Vast knowledge and experience with classical and advanced machine learning techniques such as GLM/Regression, Random Forest, Boosting, Trees, NLP, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawback

What we offer

  • You have a passion for discovering solutions and opportunities hidden in large data sets and working with stakeholders to improve business outcomes

  • With your strong problem-solving skills, you have the capacity to deliver operational results – and relying on data-driven insights

  • You have a proven ability to drive business results and find opportunities for product and process optimization

  • With your willingness to learn and master new technologies and techniques, you use models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action

  • You are a leader, but a great team player and willing to get your hands-on work with your team if needed


  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • life insurance

  • remote work opportunities

  • flexible working time

  • corporate products and services at discounted prices

  • retirement pension plan

  • parking space for employees

  • extra social benefits

Job Description

Are you ready to become part of Advanced Insight Accelerator (AIA) and lead VELUX in accelerating data science and digital innovation initiatives? The Lead Data Scientist will work on delivering towards a strategy of getting unique customer and market insight and achieving operation excellence through data science and artificial intelligence.

The successful candidate will support VELUX in a very ambitious data driven journey impacting all company areas covering e.g., sales, marketing, customer service, supply – are you up for the challenge?

This is the role:

As a team leader for the Data Science team, you will be responsible for managing the AIA Data Science Team, which includes internal and external team members to deliver best in class data science products.

You will be engaged in concrete projects with our business functions advising and driving data science projects. You will build a data science portfolio of opportunities and help business and digital manage and prioritize the portfolio for maximal impact and utilization of resources.

Tam, gdzie jest światło, tam jest życie. Ta filozofia leży u podstaw tego, co robimy, łącząc zasoby naturalne z potrzebami człowieka. Jako „inżynierowie światła dziennego” pragniemy osiągnąć nasz cel, jakim jest ciągłe zapewnianie światu nowych możliwości dostarczania światła dziennego i świeżego powietrza do domów i życia ludzi.

Nasza kultura odzwierciedla nasze wartości i sposób pracy. Staramy się, by przeświecały one wszystkiemu, co robimy. Niezależnie od tego, czy zajmujemy się sprzedażą, marketingiem, dystrybucją, produkcją czy obsługą, wierzymy że to właśnie praca zespołowa pozwala nam dzielić się światłem.

This is what we offer:

This is an excellent opportunity for you to influence and be an active player in the development of the digital transformation journey in the VELUX Group. We believe in empowering people and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who strive to make a difference. You will be part of a dynamic and business-oriented team, which is characterized by an informal tone and a healthy sense of humor.

We offer a position based in one of following VELUX office locations: Denmark (Hørsholm), Poland (Warsaw). You do not have to be on site five days a week, but we believe that physical presence, strong teamwork and collaboration enforces the ability to create results. You should expect to travel app. 20 days annually (mostly internationally).

VELUX Polska Sp. z o.o.

Firma VELUX jest w pełni zaangażowana w ideę i praktykę zapewniania równych szans we wszystkich aspektach zatrudnienia. Aby zapewnić równe szanse wszystkim aktualnym i przyszłym pracownikom, VELUX prowadzi politykę rekrutacji, zatrudniania, szkolenia i awansowania osób na wszystkich stanowiskach bez względu na rasę, kolor skóry, religię, płeć, wiek, niepełnosprawność, narodowość, orientację seksualną lub wszelkie inne kryteria zabronione jest przez obowiązujące prawo. Wszystkie decyzje dotyczące zatrudnienia muszą być zgodne z zasadą równych szans i istotne będą dla nas jedynie kwalifikacje zawodowe.

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