(Senior) Data Scientist (m/f/d) – Forecasting & Credit Risk

Technology Berlin, Germany



We are home24, the leading home & living e-commerce platform in continental Europe and Brazil. We are currently active in eight countries and in 2018, we became a publicly listed company in Germany. Over 1,000 Homies work together towards a common goal: to create happy homes for everyone and every budget.


How can we reach this goal? With an assortment of over 100,000 pieces of furniture and accessories from more than 500 suppliers, we offer the perfect addition to any living space combined with the comfort of being able to shop from anywhere.


What makes us proud to be Homies? We are pioneers in our market who seamlessly combine technology and creativity. We utilize data to provide personalized recommendations, tips and inspiration for every home.


At home24, we strive to deliver a superior assortment of products and the best service. To do this, we need fresh ideas, 100% motivation, and dedication to our company mission. We always have a space at our table for service-minded individuals who are passionate about digitization and modern living.

For our home24 location in Berlin we are looking to have you on-board as our new:

(Senior) Data Scientist (m/f/d) – Forecasting & Credit Risk

Your Responsibilities

As part of our team, you will be applying your methodical competencies initially to one domain area, such as e.g. credit risk, demand forecasting, supply chain optimization, etc. Over time you can expand to further domains.

  • You will use state-of-the-art classification and time series models to improve the company’s demand forecasting and credit risk algorithms
  • You will integrate machine learning models into production systems
  • You will provide accurate and insightful data analyses and explain your findings when needed
  • You capture business requirements and translate them into tech specifications
  • You will define and monitor relevant KPIs to monitor the performance of your algorithms


Your Profile

  • Academic degree in a quantitative field such as Statistics, Economics, Computer Science or a related area from a top university
  • 2-4 years of relevant work experience 
  • First experience in machine learning methods such as logistic regression, random forests, support vector machines
  • Background in time series modeling is a plus
  • Proficiency in SQL and an analytical programming language such as Python
  • First experience with AWS Machine Learning stack such as Sagemaker would be a big plus
  • You think fast, work proactively and always keep on top of things even in a fast-paced environment



What we can offer you

  • The chance to make an impact
  • Exciting projects and responsibilities right from the start with scope for developing your own ideas
  • The opportunity to work alongside a highly motivated team of professionals
  • International startup-feeling in the heart of Berlin with a fun working environment
  • Flat hierarchies and direct communication
  • An open-minded culture ready to incorporate new and creative ideas
  • Room for growth and development within your role and within the company
  • Benefits including employee discounts on our entire assortment, team events, free fruit and drinks, German language classes and more!


If you want to become part of a thrilling success story – we are looking forward to your application. Please send us your CV, cover letter and all relevant documents together with your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date via Jobvite.


Your home is surely filled with furniture of varying materials and styles. The same is true for home24 as an employer. We celebrate the diversity of the people who work with us. Be who you are and feel welcome to #makeyourselfathome24

home24 SE | Greifswalder Straße 212-213 | 10405 Berlin | Contact: Joao Mingote