Senior Data Scientist / AI Specialist

Website Continental

At Continental Tires we want to make analytical excellence an integral part of all processes that have impact on leveraging business value. In cooperation with our domain experts from the Business Units we identify business problems which can be supported and solved by using methods from Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence. Only with data insights we will be able to adapt to changes and mitigate risks in a constantly changing economy.



As Senior Data Scientist, with focus on AI, you will work in a global team of experts delivering AI based products and know-how to diverse areas all over the tire business. Our new Data Science Hub in Portugal will be integral part of this team.

The following responsibilities are:
▪ Lead projects and steer teams to create AI-powered applications for ContiTech;
▪ Consult teams and domain experts how to bring AI to their applications;
▪ Work with domain experts to understand their problems and solve them with data;
▪ Be a partner in connecting the necessary experts from business and IT to solve problems;

▪ Get involved into different tasks at once and involve yourself with our team to get the support you need;
▪ Support in shaping the processes and organization to leverage the business value Data Science can bring to our enterprise.



▪ Master’s degree or PhD in Computer Science, Data Science or similar studies;
▪ Profound expertise in programming with widespread AI Frameworks (e.g. Tensorflow, PyTorch or else);
▪ Understanding of IoT architectures and data engineering for sensor data;
▪ Experience with Computer Vision;
▪ Deep knowledge of data managing and data engineering;
▪ Good experience in visualizing data;
▪ Good knowledge of methods from other areas in Machine Learning and Statistics;
▪ Good knowledge of data intensive IT architectures;
▪ Mobile application development (can be a plus);
▪ Reliable team player with structured self-organized workstyle;
▪ First experience with project management in AI related projects;
▪ Good communication skills;
▪ Strong English language skills (written and spoken);
▪ Minimum 4 years of IT or Industry working experience;
▪ Experience in working in a multinational company (is a plus).



▪ Integration in a challenging and international work environment, featured by the existence of state-of-the-art technologies;
▪ An attractive remuneration package and benefits;
▪ Continuous professional training and excellent possibilities of personal and professional development.


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