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Machine Learning Engineer

Linz, full-time, m|f|d

As Machine Learning Engineer you will be part of our Data Science R&D team and play an active role in (further) developing our data science prototypes and our machine learning production environment. Furthermore, you will keep an eye on the latest trends of our industry and work on conceptualizing and implementing prototypes.

Your tasks

  • You are keen to research and develop in the field of data mining and machine learning.
  • You code and use Python as programming language.
  • You develop prototypes, models and applications.
  • You take care of monitoring models in a production environment.

Your profile

  • You have an academic degree (MSc) in Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Bioinformatics, Informatics or Software Engineering with a major in Data Science.
  • You have already worked in the field of machine learning or statistics.
  • You have gained a solid knowledge about software development and you are experienced with Python.
  • You just know a lot about deep learning or time series models (ARIMA, ARIMAX etc.)
  • You like speaking English, as you are very good at it.

We offer

We offer you the possibility to actively contribute to the development of smec – a steep learning curve and an extremely appreciative working environment is included! In addition, we offer stunningly flexible working hours between 6am and 11pm, as we know you have a social life too – whether it’s spending time at the lake, going for a hike or kids at home to be with. Furthermore, we offer you room for professional development, exposure to cutting edge industry knowledge and top-notch products. 


Moreover, you’ll enjoy plenty of perks such as: free access to our online learning platform with 3,500+ courses, coffee and tea in vast quantities plus quality refreshment choices, a new MacBook, not only for work, but also for your personal use, lots of cool events with free drinks and food, as we just love to mingle with other smecies. Not to forget our meetup in Linz every six weeks where we all come together and celebrate our latest successes.


Loving the sound of smec? Just write an email or give us a call – we’re excited to get to know you and would love to welcome you here at one of our locations in Linz.

We offer the following benefits

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Flexible workhours

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Free coffee/tea

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Free fruits

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Employee events

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Buddy system

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Skateboards & e-bikes

We offer a minimum salary of EUR 2,392 for this position, adjusted to match your qualifications and experience.

About smec

smec – Smarter Ecommerce with its headquarter being located at Tabakfabrik Linz is one of the most important software providers (SaaS+) worldwide in online marketing and specialised on the automation of text and shopping ads for Google and Microsoft. Due to our vast experience, online retailers see us as a strategic partner. In the past twelve years we have been highly successful in increasing the efficiency of paid search campaigns for 500+ national and international clients, such as BILLA, Thalia (DACH countries) or Mountain Warehouse (UK) – managing yearly advertising budgets worth 350+m euros. In the meanwhile, 140 passionate employees from 25 different countries work at one of locations in Linz, Vienna and London.


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