Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

FULL-TIME Antwerp

Purpose of your function

To strengthen and complement our first-class development teams, REstore seeks a data scientist with proven professional experience who will assume a leading role in the development of REstore’s proprietary machine learning models and optimisation algorithms.

Your tasks & responsibilities

The successful candidate will be developing REstore’s ML platform to help industrial and residential power consumers use renewable energy more effectively;

  • Apply data analysis and visualization techniques to gain insight into energy, household appliance and industrial process data,
  • Forecast short and long term energy markets,
  • Develop machine learning and optimization techniques for automating demand response decisions,
  • Analyse new business models top-to-bottom in a data-driven manner.

Your profile

Education:
Master or PhD in computer science, engineering, mathematics or physics.

Experience and technical competences:

  • Proven industry / research experience in a quantitative role (minimum 5 years), with a focus on machine learning / data mining.
  • You can identify, acquire, clean and manage the data that you need for your models efficiently.
  • You can translate real-world prediction problems into automated real-time forecasting solutions.
  • You are current on state-of-the art neural nets and ensemble methods and can integrate them into production systems.
  • You are an expert at forecasting time series.
  • You understand statistics in a practical way.
  • You can express your ideas in Python and/or Scala.
  • Experience in a leading technology company is a must.

Competences:

  • Deliverable-focussed with a pragmatic and business-focussed attitude,
  • Thrive in a high-pressure and high-energy start-up,
  • Mentor more junior team members to maximize their potential,
  • Eager to look for creative solutions using state of the art techniques.

Our offer

An opportunity to:

  • Work together to make a more sustainable energy industry, allowing growth of renewable energy and implementing energy efficiency systems,
  • Become part of a leading technology company, whose solutions currently save the carbon pollution equivalent of 250,000 cars per year.
  • Become part of a high calibre team of software developers and data scientists, where your creative input will have a visible and immediate impact,
  • Work flexible hours, divide time @ Work and @ Home.

Beyond this, the candidate will be offered an above-market remuneration package.

Interested?

Please send us your cover letter & curriculum vitae

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