AutoScout24 is one of two Verticals of the Scout24-Group. In our new, modern office in the east of Munich we have over 300 employees inspiring people in important decisions and helping them find the right vehicle. A surrounding in which you can advance your innovative ideas like in a Start-Up awaits you. Sound interesting? Get more insights into the world of Scout24 here: www.scout24.com  or here #WorkingAtScout24


Become part of our Data & Analytics team. Lead and develop our data scientists and Machine Learning Engineers as they apply state-of-the-art machine learning to build an AI Platform and smart products and turn them into a best-in-class team. This role is ideal for someone with solid agile product development experience, who possesses a profound understanding of data science and Machine Learning and complements this not only with exceptional people and stakeholder management but also a strong business focus. With your product vision and technical skills, you and your team will own a variety of Machine Learning powered products that impact millions of car fans across Europe. Join a team fascinated by data solutions and creation of a data-driven business. You will be working with huge amount of data, cutting-edge technologies, and will be involved with some of the most influential and impactful data projects in Europe. 

Responsibilities and goals you own:  

  • Build and lead a team of 6 Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers at AutoScout24
  • Develop a data product culture to deliver and maintain end-to-end data products and data science tools 
  • Partner with Product Management teams to drive requirements for new data products 
  • Define and own a company-wide vision and strategy for new data products aligned to the product strategy at AutoScout24 
  • Develop the team and individual team members, give feedback and coach them 
  • Be accountable for the impact your team has on the business 
  • Manage stakeholders from the data, software engineering and product management parts of the company and stay aligned to all of them 
  • Living Agile: Frequent development cycles, Continuous Delivery, DevOps and DataDevOps 

Who will love this job:   

  • University degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics or equivalent field 
  • 5+ years professional work experience in Data Science or Machine Learning 
  • Proven success in delivering data products and services in a high growth environment 
  • Experience in working cross-functionally with data science, engineering, design, and project management counterparts to deliver products/services 
  • Experience in building and leading high performing teams 
  • Experience in recruiting, feedback conversations, coaching and people development  
  • Strong project and stakeholder management skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to understand Machine Learning in a product and business environment with large-scale and complex datasets 
  • Solid overview of the ever-evolving Data Science Toolbox  
  • Strong desire to learn about new trends and technologies 
  • Fluency in English, German is a plus 
  • Experience with AWS data environment is a plus
  • Product management experience is a plus

What you can expect from us:

At AutoScout24 we value the diversity of our employees as much as our users’ individual life scripts. Our doors are open for everyone and free of stereotyped thinking. The power of our team grows with the variety of individual perspectives. Our culture embraces a workplace that fits in with your personal way of life. Together, we build leading digital marketplaces in Europe. Some of the things we offer include:

  • An environment that provides the opportunity for impact you would find in a start-up combined with the resources of a market leader
  • Competitive salaries, an attractive company pension plan and personal benefits such as gym membership discount as a start
  • Great work-life balance, including flexible working hours, home office and 30 days of vacation annually
  • A commitment to diversity and a positive environment where we are not just colleagues but teammates and friends
  • Continuous development including skills training, language courses, and many other workshops and sessions
  • Our on-site canteen, fresh fruit, free drinks and more.
  • Extra for our Techies: modern Stack, higher potential for development within the Tech Benchmark, learning is daily part of our culture!

 We are looking forward to your application online!

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