Data Scientist - Machine Learning (m/f/d)

Your Team

We are a newly formed and growing team of Data Scientists and Analysts, responsible for high-impact machine learning and ranking projects within the company. You would be one of the first to join the team, so expect to make an impact yourself! At the heart of the team’s responsibilities is maintaining our machine learning model that is ranking our partners on-the-fly. This in-house custom-made model is highly complex, high-dimensional, and learns from new data every day. Optimizing it requires a lot of analytical, statistical and engineering knowledge and skills, which is what we are looking for in a new colleague.

Compado is a frontrunner in the affiliate marketing world with its automatic ranking model, and innovating and evolving constantly is a part of our DNA. Maintaining an open and goal-oriented culture helps us to foster our own initiatives and ideas, as we believe those produce the best results in the end. Are you someone with a lot of Data Science experience and does this sound like an environment you could thrive in? Then you might be a perfect fit for Compado’s Machine Learning & Ranking team! 


Role & Responsibilities

  • Optimizing our ranking model and bringing it to the next level,
  • Translating business needs into mathematical and statistical models,
  • Communicating with different stakeholders to understand exactly how to develop your model according to their needs and requirements,
  • Managing your own machine learning models from start to finish. This includes conceptualization, data preparation, tuning, training, validation, testing, and deployment.



  • A master’s or PhD in a quantitative field with emphasis on statistics (e.g. Statistics, Econometrics), or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 Years of Data Science experience, in particular with regards to Machine Learning for prediction
  • Strong statistics knowledge
  • Strong coding skills in Python
  • Not required but is a big plus: 
    • Strong SQL skills
    • Experience with big data preparation and training
    • Knowledge of / experience with ranking models
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services (especially Sagemaker, but also Redshift, s3, Lambda, etc.)
    • Experience with Apache Airflow (or a similar workflow management platform)
    • Familiarity with Tableau (or a similar data visualization tool)


Why Compado?

  • A company that gives you space to grow and take ownership! A chance to be part of one of Berlin’s fastest-growing startups, carrying major responsibility in growing Compado into a company with 100+ employees 
  • Lead a “work from everywhere” lifestyle with an optional office in the heart of Berlin
  • Work in a highly innovative culture, constantly striking new and refreshing paths, with emphasis on New Work and Remote Working as well as environmental consciousness
  • Highly international and ambitious teams


Compado is the market leader in developing automated ranking and recommendation technology for commercial products. Grounded in big data, our technology lists, ranks and automatically recommends commercial products based on our machine learning software.  Operating in more than 70 countries, we empower high-profile consumer brands such as Hello Fresh, Babbel, Parship and others to achieve outstanding growth by delivering interested clients to our partners and helping them scale their online performance.
We have decided that traditional working is over. We went fully remote and are spearheading the remote working movement within Berlin’s start-up scene. With us, you can work from anywhere.
If you are eager to be a part of phenomenal growth and trust we can shape one of Berlin’s fastest-growing ventures together in an impactful way, we are very excited to receive your application.