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Join us as a (Senior) Data Scientist (m/f/d) on a shared journey that matters!

Behind the scenes of our well-known vehicles, MOIA GmbH develops the technical products underlying MOIA. Our team of more than 200 employees develops an on-demand ridesharing service in the form of an end-to-end integrated product, from hub, fleet, and driver management to passenger and B2B solutions. At our offices in Berlin and Hamburg, international teams of developers, engineers, designers, and strategists work on a shared mission. As a tech company, more than half of our employees are developers. We pursue value-driven development based on our product values of comfort, reliability, safety, and privacy.

The enthusiasm we have is obvious. We love our cities, we love living in them and we love staying in motion with it. Simultaneously, we aspire to be a leading company in the fields of rethinking mobility and improving urban transportation by making it more relaxed, more affordable and an entirely positive experience for everyone.

MOIA gets things moving. On a shared journey – towards an easier, smarter, and more meaningful future.

About your team

The routing team is building an essential part of MOIA's business model. The system helps us safely guide our ever-growing fleet of vehicles through cities and predict accurate ETAs for our customers. 

What you will do

  • Interact with your team and stakeholders to understand their algorithms and processes, and develop tools to improve the explainability, observability and performance of MOIA’s algorithms and the routing systems in particular 
  • Investigate complex patterns in diverse data sources and causal relationships between different components of the MOIA system. Write research reports and explain the results to business stakeholders. 
  • Propose and prototype data-based solutions to business problems that you explore together with the routing team. Collaborate with your teammates to transform those prototypes into features.
  • Together with the team, define and implement relevant KPIs that measure the impact of the team's features and routing solutions
  • You will be part of a team where continuous integration, peer reviews, code reviews, are practiced. 

What will help you to fulfil your role

The right person will be comfortable in an “all hands on deck” environment, loves solving problems, is excited to work in high-performance teams, and can thrive in a startup culture. 

  • A degree in a quantitative scientific discipline and/or work experience as a Data Scientist in a commercial environment. 
  • Proficiency in Python/R/Julia, SQL and a Dataframe library like pandas. Knowledge of software engineering best practices is a big plus.
  • Experience developing machine learning methods, and complex explorative analyses on large data sets. Experience with geo-spatial data is a plus.
  • Proficiency with data visualization, in depth experience with visualization libraries like Matplotlib and dashboarding tools like Voilà is a big plus.
  • Experience building, deploying, and maintaining  applications and services on cloud platforms is a plus.
  • Effective communication skills and an interest in being part of highly autonomous and cross-functional teams is required. Fluent communication in English is a must. 


We encourage you to apply even if your profile does not meet all of the requirements for the role yet. We embrace individual growth at MOIA and are ready to invest into training for missing skills.

Be who you are!

We are actively working on creating a workplace that promotes and values diversity in age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or cognitive ability, and ethnicity. At MOIA we embrace a culture, where people feel accepted, respected, valued, appreciated, and included. 

We offer unconscious bias training regularly for all our employees. We are working on making our hiring process as inclusive as possible, such as ensuring a diverse hiring panel. To reinforce an unbiased screening process, we kindly ask you not to include any photograph in your application.

Our Benefits in a nutshell

  • Competitive salary including bonus
  • Flexible working hours & work arrangements
  • Employee Share Ownership Program
  • Public transport ticket (full coverage) & discount on MOIA rides
  • Subsidisation of a fitness club membership or a Swapfiets/JobRad
  • Continuous learning days, job rotation, trainings & workshops, conferences & language classes
  • 30 days of vacation
  • Relocation support
  • Dog-friendly offices (only in HH)

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