is hiring a

Data Scientist

Mendrisio, Switzerland

At Cloud Academy, we‘re builders. Learning new technology is just as exciting for us as building it. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and empowering students, developers, engineers and companies to build and grow products with robust and constantly updated cloud skills. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled educational content to developers worldwide.

We are expanding a dedicated engineering/product team inside our company with a data scientist to work in collaboration with the engineering team to automate manual processes through machine learning approaches, personalize the user experience to improve retention, provide data-driven solutions, and discover patterns in the data. This team is a specialised group of developers and data scientists that tackle our most interesting engineering challenges focused on content operations automation, data collection and data analysis at scale.

You should expect to work on new and challenging problems and be part of a team that research, design, and implement solutions for our company and for our customers as well.

As data scientist you will be involved in tasks such as:

  • Business intelligence and data visualization: having a complete understanding of all the data, summarizing it into significant indicators and visualizing the outcome through dashboards and reports.
  • User personalization and engagement: providing users a targeted experience through personalization of both content and UX, and designing gamification to increase the user engagement.
  • Machine learning and NLP/NLG: applying NLP/NLG techniques to analyze text data sets and discover semantic connections to facilitate the generation and management of content.
  • PhD degree in a quantitative field such as computer science, statistics, machine learning.
  • Significant work experience addressing NLP tasks such as text classification, topic detection, named-entity recognition, NLG tasks.
  • Significant work experience with data visualization tools such as:, Tableau,
  • Strong knowledge of Python.
  • Experience with Cloud services, in particular serverless solutions (AWS Lambda)