Data Scientist specialized within Optimization to Advanced Analytics at Scania IT

Data Scientist specialized within Optimization to Advanced Analytics at Scania IT

Scania is currently undergoing an exciting transformation from a traditional truck manufacturer to a provider of complete sustainable transport solutions. IT is a crucial part of this transformation as Scania's success is depending on flexible and efficient IT solutions that support current and future business requirements.

The Advanced Analytics team within Scania IT is currently looking for a Data Scientist specialized in optimization. We are a Center of Excellence within data science and serve all of Scania. Our mission is to make data-driven decision making an integrategral part of everyday work in all business areas.

What you will do

You will develop and deploy optimization and/or statistical models for different business functions at Scania within areas such as production planning, job scheduling, supply chain, transportation, inventory optimization and forecasting.

You will do it in close cooperation with other team members, teams and individuals across Scania’s organisation and external partners.

This should be a win-win situation, right?

You’ll get new challenges, and a healthy and inspiring workplace with great opportunities to shape your work and your future. In return, you bring the necessary skills to formulate and solve complex optimization problems.

You also have knowledge and experience in the following:
  • Optimization software such as Gurobi, Cplex, or Xpress
  • Experience implementing optimization algorithms from scratch
  • Software engineering best practices
  • At least one programming language (i.e. Python, R, Java, or C++)
  • Data modelling
  • Cloud computing solution such as AWS, Azure is preferred
You have a BSc or MSc in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience and are fluent in English. As a person, you are analytical, goal-oriented, have an eagerness to learn, and surround yourself with other people for collaboration.

Apply today!

The last chance is the 13th of September. Selection and interviews will be held continuously throughout the application period. We want to see your CV, a cover letter is not necessary.

If you have questions before applying? Call us, Björn Andersson, (manager) +46 8 553 506 89.
Mer info
Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Data & IT
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 1 okt 2021 (13 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2020, we delivered 66,900 trucks, 5,200 buses as well as 11,000 industrial and marine power systems to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 125 billion, of which over 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 50,000 people. Research and development are mainly concentrated in Sweden. Production takes place in Europe and Latin America with regional product centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON GROUP.