Senior Backend Engineer, Data Products Senior Data Scientist - Data Product (Recommendations and Relevance)

Senior Data Scientist - Data Product (Growth)

As a Senior Data Scientist, you'll join our growing Data Products team and have a chance to make an enormous impact. The vast and diverse set of structured and unstructured data GetYourGuide has collected powering data products such as search, recommendations, SEM, or incentives. We have touchpoints across the business and aim to develop end-to-end solutions.

Team Mission 

The Growth Data Products team builds data products in partnership with our Paid Search and Customer Engagement teams. The team's prime focus is on fostering customer loyalty, developing pricing strategies, and optimizing the return on our whopping advertising budgets. Our algorithms help reach and engage millions of travelers throughout their journey to discover and book GetYourGuide's vast inventory. Our Data Scientists and Backend Engineers work closely together to ship and operate data products. 


  • Build data products that delight our customers and contribute to company success
  • Own your projects from the business problem to the code in production, including ...
    • … the analysis of vast amounts of data
    • … the development and maintenance of data pipelines
    • … the monitoring of your data products after deployment
  • Contribute to our machine learning infrastructure and best practices
  • Make your team more extraordinary via continuous improvements and your support in recruiting


  • Machine Learning You apply regressors, classifiers, and recommenders. You understand in detail the underpinning of ML techniques. Applied experience in setting machine learning models into production is a plus.
  • Software Engineering You are fluent in a modern programming language (Python/Scala). Working knowledge of distributed machine learning and computing framework (Spark) is a plus.
  • Analytics You can transform data into wisdom. You know how to test hypotheses. You are proficient with an analytics tool (pandas, R) and with SQL.
  • Business Experience You applied the skills mentioned above in a business environment for 4+ years. A track record of result-driven work gives evidence of this.
  • Academic Background You have an advanced degree in a quantitative field and can quickly learn new skills or techniques.

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We Offer: 

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged co-workers
  • Speak English in the office with people from over 70 nationalities
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Quarterly Hackathons and weekly tech talks
  • GetYourGuide vouchers
  • Relocation Assistance (if applicable)


Do you have the skills for the job, enthusiasm about our vision and fit our culture? We are already looking forward to hearing from you! If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us via

It is our commitment that every qualified person will be evaluated according to skills regardless of age, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status, or religion. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application. 

In the meantime, you can check our blog to see what happens behind the scenes at GetYourGuide and check out our Tech Radar for an insight into the stack we use to turn our customers' dreams into reality!

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