Senior Data Scientist


Sixt is looking for a dynamic Senior Data Scientist to help shape SIXT’s fleet strategy. This person will be responsible for developing regression and ML/AI models in AWS Sagemaker and maintaining data pipelines and workflows. This role will work in conjunction with leadership to create high value deliverables to steer business decisions. The ideal candidate possesses the following attributes:  (Currently No Sponsorships at this time)

  • Knowledge of Oracle SQL Developer 

  • Experience using code repositories such as GitHub and Amazon CodeCommit 

  • Experience with large data warehouses such as Amazon RedShift 

  • Organized, detail-oriented, ambitious 

  • Ability to work on tasks with minimal guidance 

  • Innovative thinking skills 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Developing regression and ML/AI models in AWS Sage Maker Notebook (Jupyter using existing data feeds 

  • Oversee data acquisition, ingestion, cleansing, transformation, and migration 

  • Identify trends in datasets and develop workflows to create meaningful insights 

  • Identify opportunities for data acquisition from internal and external sources 

  • Curate rich datasets and prepare data for predictive and prescriptive modeling 

  • Strive to engineering excellence by simplifying, optimizing, and automating processes and workflows. 

  • Ensure data sets are thoroughly tested before their release to production environments 

  • Bachelor’s degree and 1+ years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree and 1+ years preferred in the following disciplines: Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology, or related field 

  •  Minimum 1+ years of intensive experience with Sage Maker and AWS. 

  • Strong capabilities in scripting languages such as SQL, Python, and R.. 

  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Excel, Outlook, Teams, etc.) 

  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills with a proven record for identifying and diagnosing problems, and solving complex problems with simple, logical solutions. 

  • Outstanding verbal, written, presentation, facilitation, and interaction skills, including ability to effectively communicate technical and non-technical issues and concepts to multiple organization levels. 

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About the department:
The area of corporate development combines the internal consulting units of the SIXT Group. The range of tasks includes first, projects to develop new business and products, growth initiatives in existing businesses, and M&A projects. Second, corporate development works on the continuous optimisation of business processes, increasing productivity and cost effectiveness, as well as expanding the product landscape in all divisions of SIXT.

About us:
We are a leading global mobility service provider with sales of €1.53 billion and around 7,000 employees worldwide. Our mobility platform ONE combines our products SIXT rent (car rental), SIXT share (car sharing), SIXT ride (cab, driver and chauffeur services), SIXT+ (car subscription) and gives our customers access to our fleet of 205,400 vehicles, the services of 1,500 cooperation partners and around 1.5 million drivers worldwide. Together with our franchise partners, we are present in more than 110 countries at 2,070 rental stations. At SIXT, a first-class customer experience and outstanding customer service are our top priorities. We focus on true entrepreneurship and long-term stability and align our corporate strategy with foresight. Want to take off with us and revolutionize the world of mobility? Apply now!