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Data Engineer (German-speaking)


Posted on Jun 8, 2021 by TEKsystems

Zürich, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Title: Data Engineer

Start Date: ASAP

Type: one-year contract with option of multiple extensions

Industry: Biotechnology

Location: Zurich

On behalf of our client, one of the world's largest biotech companies, we are looking for a passionate Data Engineer to turn data into information, information into insight, and insight into business decisions in close collaboration with our production specialists.

As Data Engineer, you will provide scientific data support within the Data & Analytics Team and you will be working in a dynamic environment at the pulse of our digital journey. Your experience, analytical approach, and knowledge will be crucial for identifying process improvements to ensure a stable manufacturing yield and an outstanding customer experience .

Please be aware that we are searching for Data Engineer not a Data Analyst!


  • Develop and implement data collection systems and develop and monitor KPI's to support the production teams to strategically steer and continuously optimize quality improvement initiatives.

  • Acquire data from primary and secondary (internal and external) sources and maintain a data warehouse. Optimize statistical efficiency and data quality in close collaboration with the Data Scientists as well as the production teams.

  • Provide data analytics as a service and be a key participant in the manufacturing problem-solving process to ensure fact based and data driven decision-making.

Must Haves

  • Minimum a Bachelor in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or Data Science.

  • 2 - 4 years working as a Data Engineer/Scientist or a similar position

  • Advanced programming skills (SQL, R, Shiny)

  • Technical skills with data models, database design, data mining and segmentation techniques and experience using statistical packages

  • Experience in communication with interfaces/stakeholder (customer centricity)

  • German minimum C1/English fluent in written and spoken

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy in big data sets

Nice to Haves:

  • Ability to be proactive and take responsibility

  • IVD experience

  • Understanding of manufacturing processes

Do you have a passion for extracting conclusions out of big data sets and transform it into fact-based decisions in a production/operations environment and are you looking for a long-term project? Then please send your CV to Elisa Rodrigues at (see below)

This role is only available to EU/Swiss nationals or any other nationals with an open permit.

Job Title: Data Engineer (German-speaking)

Location: Zürich, Switzerland

Rate/Salary: 65.00 - 72.00 CHF Hourly

Job Type: Contract

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