The NCCR Catalysis (Sustainable Chemical Processes Through Catalyst Design, has the ambition to make the production of commodity chemicals and fuels sustainable and carbon neutral, and therefore to contribute to mitigate climate change. ETHZ will be leading house and EPFL co-leading house, with many other Swiss educational centers participating. The mission of the data officer will be to develop a scalable research data management system based on data standardization, storing, sharing, and processing in the field of catalysis research. You will be part of the NCCR management team office located at ETHZ, whereas yourself will be at EPFL. The candidate should have at least three years of experience in software-related positions with validated experience in large software architectures, data management and digitalisation.You will be located within the Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering (ISIC, at EPFL, and will have a privileged interaction as well with the Swiss Data Science Center (SDSC, Motivated and qualified candidates should submit their application online before 01.09.2020.


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LOCATION: Lausanne

Senior Data Scientist

In this role, you will apply your practical experience in mining and analyzing messy data, your deep understanding of machine learning algorithms, and your willingness to write codes to explore problems and understand data, all while solving challenging real-world problems at a large scale. You will work hand-in-hand with academic experts in domains ranging from personalized health and personalized medicine, earth and environmental science, smart manufacturing (reinforcement learning), computational social science and economics, and digital humanities.