19. July 2022

SCCH: Data Scientist in the field of Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning (m/f/d)


Data Scientist in the field of Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning (m/f/d)

To strengthen our team in the area of "Data Science", we are looking for a Data Scientist (f/m/d) to work on research-intensive topics with a focus on privacy-preserving machine learning (full-time and part-time possible!).

Become a member of an international, well-coordinated team of about 45 researchers!

Your tasks

  • Tasks in the area of data management, data-driven modelling, process optimisation, predictive analytics and artificial intelligence
  • Analysis and optimisation of industrial processes, in machine manufacturing and maintenance or in the energy sector
  • Cooperation with renowned Austrian and European companies and research institutions

You have

  • University degree (Master) in computer science, data science, mathematics or a related field of study. Ambitious Master's students are also welcome.
  • Sound education and if possible some experience e.g. in Security/Privacy, Machine Learning (especially Federated Learning), Differential Privacy, Explainability, FHE (fully homomorphic encryption) and in corresponding software tools like Python (scikit-learn, pandas, numpy, TensorFlow, ...), R, Matlab or similar.
  • Knowledge and practical experience in the security/privacy environment is an advantage
  • Good software development skills in modern high-level languages such as Python, R or Java
  • Ambitions in research and problem solving
  • Good communication skills, ability to work in a team
  • Good English skills
  • Good knowledge of German is an advantage
  • Ambitious junior researchers also have the opportunity to pursue relevant PhD studies.

We offer

  • Flexible working hours and possibility of home office on a daily basis
  • Exciting tasks and ideal development opportunities
  • Company events, cooperative working atmosphere, social benefits, company mobile phone
  • A modern workplace in the heart of the Hagenberg Software Park

The minimum gross salary is 3,246.-- each 14 times a year for full employment. The actual salary depends on the applicant's qualifications.

We would like to increase the proportion of women in our organisation and would be particularly pleased to be able to fill this position with a female researcher.

Are you interested? Apply and send the application documents to jobs@scch.at. We are looking forward to an interview.

You will find further details in the job description.


Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbH
Softwarepark 32a
4232 Hagenberg
Tel.: +43 50 343
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