Data Scientist

Permanent employee, Full-time · Vienna

Intro:
We want to save lives. And you can help us - be part of this journey!

We are doers. Our amazing team joined forces for a bold mission worth fighting for: To give every patient access to the right diagnosis and treatment.
We know that each and every one of us can make a difference with our unique skills, powers & passions. As a team, we are powerful and overcome even the biggest challenges. Take this chance to become part of Symptoma - read on!
What you will be doing:
  • Design and implement models to improve the diagnostic capabilities of Symptoma
  • Communicate data-driven results to both key stakeholders and company-wide
  • Own projects from development to deployment, either working independently or as part of a team
What you bring along:
Must-haves:

  • Degree in a quantitative field (e.g., computer science, statistics, math, physics, informatics)
  • Working experience in data science
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Experience in Python
  • Experience with LINUX operating systems
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken

Nice-to-haves: 

  • Experience with Java 
  • Experience in Natural Language Processing (NLP), especially when applied to medical data
  • Experience in Deep Learning and neural nets
  • Experience with ElasticSearch
  • Experience in software engineering, including code versioning and test-driven development
  • Experience with containerization (Docker) and cloud computing
  • Domain knowledge in medical informatics and/or digital health
Why you should apply:
  • Impact: Leave a dent in this universe and use your skills for a good cause.
  • Growth: Work at a fast-growing scale-up company with great opportunities for career progression.
  • Appreciation: Your input and creative ideas are highly appreciated – we want YOU with all your abilities, talents and (soft) skills.
  • Responsibility: You are responsible for what you do - you’re not only able to implement what you envision but also to work without supervision. Don’t hesitate to bring in all your strengths, knowledge and experience to reach your full potential.
  • Flexibility: Being productive before the earliest early birds, taking an extra long coffee break or working in the dark, you can find your rhythm with us.
  • Home Office: We have an output-orientated mindset and trust our team members to decide for themselves where they can work the best (amount of home office days may differ depending on the position).
  • Diversity: Our team is anything but boring – Do you speak Arabic, Swedish or Chinese? We’ll be able to understand you!
  • Equipment: We offer state-of-the-art workstations (multiple monitors, powerful laptops, height-adjustable desks)
  • Amazing office: in vibrant Vienna (excellent accessibility in the heart of the third district)
Great performers must be paid appropriately. We offer a monthly salary starting at 3.200 Euro gross per month following internal company agreements for this position. Your professional experience, qualifications, and industry standards will guide the actual remuneration package.
Interested?
Please send us the following file:
  • only your CV (Please include the code-word "Better Diagnosis" as text in your CV)
We are looking forward to your application!
About us

We save lives. Are You in?

Symptoma was founded in 2006 to save up to 1.5 million lives each year with the right diagnosis. Our Digital Health Assistant empowers users to uncover even ultra-rare diseases. Patients and doctors enter symptoms, answer questions, and find a list of matching causes – sorted by probability.

Our Mission:

We want to eliminate the guesswork out of medicine.

Our Vision:

Every patient deserves the right diagnosis and treatment.

We are a complementary team and joined for a bold mission. We know how to overcome and embrace even the biggest challenges - when we fail, we stand up and win even bigger.
We are looking forward to your application!
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