General Electric Data Scientist (IoT) in Jenbach, Austria

About Us:

This position is based in the center of the Alps, in Tyrol - a region that provides a pleasant variety of recreational opportunities and a high quality of life. We are passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. You can expect to join a diverse team, which offers comprehensive and international career opportunities and is known for leadership development. Our 1,500 employees at our location Jenbach are working in a collaborative way to power the future.

GE’s reciprocating engines business sets an industry standard for fuel flexibility, lower emissions and higher efficiency. It specializes in developing local power near or at the point of use and gas compression solutions that deliver environmental friendly, more efficient, more affordable power to customers around the world.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Working within a Global Analytics Team with strong collaboration to other disciplines (i.e. Research Centers, electrical engineering and system design, mechanic, thermodynamic, service, local IT departments).

  • Implement complex analytics from idea generation over development to product release

  • Validation of advanced models on DP's own developed RM&D system under consideration of lean and efficient coding.

  • Use of modern software technologies for advanced analysis of sensor and engine data to find patterns and relationship to the condition of components and the engine (i.e. data mining, machine learning)

  • Provide meaningful documentation for service and customers (user manuals, setup instructions, test reports and FAQ’s).

  • Continuously communicate with technology/service engineering, service and sourcing departments to ensure efficient project execution.

  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously, under the supervision and guidance of senior engineers.


  • Bachelors or Master’s degree (or equivalent) in software, mathematics or other related areas in engineering or equivalent

  • Experience on statistical and analytical design and technologies (Python, Matlab, R, etc.)

  • Working experience in software development and related processes (Agile)

  • Experience in development of scalable algorithms or analytics.

  • Experience with machine learning techniques.

  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills.

  • Affinity to design analytics on a high quality and maintainability level.

  • A valid work permit for Austria is a prerequisite for this position (Non-EU citizens: please attach the work permit to the application)

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience in programming languages (C, C++, Java)

  • Engineering experience with combustion engines

  • Familiarity in dealing with large time series data sets (Big Data)

  • Knowledge about SCADA systems and scaled cloud solutionsWe put great emphasis on providing our employees with recognition, flexibility, competitive and fair compensation, as well as numerous other benefits.

According to Austrian law, job postings need to include the minimum salary for a position. For this position, the minimum salary based on the collective agreement is EUR 3192.58 gross per month. We will be pleased to discuss the appropriate effective salary based on your qualifications and experience.



Locations: Austria; Jenbach