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International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • more than 16,000 employees in 34 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow


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Digital Innovation Manager (Data Science/Big Data Applications)*


Are you an expert in digital transformation, you have technical knowledge as well as practical experience with the usage of Data Science and Big Data applications in an industrial environment and would you like to develop further? Are strive for a high degree of independence and autonomy?


Then you are right with us!


Become part of our Digital Acceleration Team at SCHOTT headquarter in Mainz and accelerate the digital transformation in our company. 



Your Tasks

  • You are a pioneer for digital initiatives at SCHOTT
  • You identify business processes within the group that are suitable for digitization and integrate new digital solutions 
  • You advise the Business Units on digitization topics with a focus on Data Science and Big Data applications
  • You proactively determine the benefits (business case/value) of innovations for SCHOTT, taking into account future operations
  • You plan and manage prototypical, interdisciplinary innovation projects
  • You accompany your innovative solutions until they are handed over to operations and ensure enthusiasm among the first test users as well as stakeholders
  • You expand cooperation and your network with external and internal partners
  • You actively drive the realization of your projects internationally
  • You are constantly on the lookout for future technology trends in your field and evaluate the benefits for SCHOTT

Your Profile

  • Completed university studies in the field of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Natural Sciences or a comparable education
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in agile project management in the area of digitization, esp. data science and big data applications
  • You have experience in coordinating cross-functional teams 
  • Very good knowledge of Big Data data-architectures (Enterprise Data Architecture/Application Integration Layer), interfaces (web services/APIs) and SQL/ MySQL databases 
  • Experience with cloud technologies (Microsoft Azure, AWS, Cloud Functions, Docker).
  • Knowledge of Data Science and Big Data application development (Python, R, JavaScript/HTML or similar)
  • Understanding of software development and deployment processes (GIT, Azure DevOps).
  • You are characterized by having a high team spirit, strong communication skills and enthusiasm 
  • You have a very good command of English

Your Benefits

Motivated and committed employees are essential to the success of our company. We offer you a career with variety and creative freedom in a cooperative work environment. Your innovative ideas are the foundation for our success as a leading technology group. We support your professional growth through systematic personnel development. We work together to design your personal career path without losing focus on the balance between work and family, your health and well-being and flexible work schedules.

Do you want to be successful with us? Then, please send us your application: SCHOTT AG, Human Resources, Claudia Merten


SCHOTT AG, Mainz Human Resources, Claudia Merten, +496131663260

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Digital Innovation Manager (Data Science/Big Data Applications)*

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