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Business:  Cargotec
Job Function:  Information Management

Tampere, FI

Data Scientist


Cargotec is at the forefront of the transformation in the cargo handling industry. Our cargo handling solutions and services make global trade smarter, better and more sustainable. As leaders in ports, on roads and at sea, our business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor have a unique position to optimise global cargo flows and create sustainable customer value.
Join us for a smarter and better everyday.


Purpose of the position


We at Cargotec are looking for a Data Scientist to join our Data Driven Services team.


You will be part of a team of experienced and skillful professionals, helping our customers to make their businesses more safe, efficient and predictable. Your daily tasks, for longer term development or short experimental sprints, will help our goals reaching the 1.5 degree climate target, paving the way for electrification and optimized operations.


We have the latest Cloud capabilities, tools and data from our leading products and solutions and now we need you to create new insights to boost our digital business. 


As Data Scientist, you will be responsible for developing our AI capabilities as a part of the digital business development. Your key tasks would include research of learning models and algorithm development contributing to our intelligent products and services. You will be working in our Data Driven Service core team collaborating with our technical experts, product managers and Service responsibles comprising all our three business areas. You will be reporting to the Director of Data Driven Services at Cargotec. 


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Collaborate with different stakeholders to understand the value creation possibilities of big data and analytics, both internal and external
  • Develop Cargotec AI capabilities 
  • Lead the discussion with our key decision makers to concretize the possibilities of advanced analytics
  • Keep up-to-date with latest technologies and trends
  • Implement statistical, mathematical or other relevant methodologies for models,  analysis, and data visualisation
  • Communicate results and assist our business development to incorporate valuable findings into new business models
What you’ll need to succeed:


  • Curiosity, passion to create new business models
  • Background and results in data mining, analytics and statistical analysis
  • Excellent pattern recognition and real-life data modelling skills
  • Solid hands-on experience on machine learning libraries, deep learning and neural networks to build out tailored data-driven solutions and products in house
  • Experience with programming languages like Python or R
  • Experience on AWS ML Services is a plus
  • Master’s or Doctor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Math or related field
  • Fluent in English
Interested to join?


Please submit your application and CV in English by 15.8.2020


This position is based in Tampere or Helsinki.

Cargotec and its businesses
Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) enables smarter cargo flow for a better everyday with its leading cargo handling solutions and services. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor are pioneers in their fields. Through their unique position in ports, at sea and on roads, they optimise global cargo flows and create sustainable customer value. Cargotec's sales in 2019 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs around 12,500 people. www.cargotec.com