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ETH-FDS Postdoctoral Fellow positions (information sciences, machine learning and statistics)

ETH Foundations of Data Science (ETH-FDS) is a cross-departmental initiative at ETH Zurich which started in January 2019. Its main focus is research-oriented in the area of foundations of data science, at the intersection between information sciences, machine learning and statistics.

We invite applications for ETH-FDS Postdoctoral Fellow positions in Foundations of Data Science. Besides developing independent research, the duties also include a light teaching load.
For further details about the positions click here

The deadline for applications is 15 January 2020

3 years postdoctoral position

The Institute for Mathematical Stochastics and the Felix-Bernstein-Institute for Mathematical Statistics in the Biosciences at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of the University of Göttingen invites applications for a

3 years postdoctoral position (all genders welcome)

This position should be filled by March 01, 2020 or after. The regular working hours will be currently 39,8 hours per week (full-time) with a limited contract of 3 years. Salary: Pay grade 13 TV-L.

Further details about the position can be found here.

The application deadline is the 12th of January 2020.


Hochschulpraktikant/in Digitalisierung 80 - 100 % / BERN

Die Eidgenössische Finanzverwaltung EFV sucht:

eine/n Hochschulpraktikantin /  Hochschulpraktikant Digitalisierung 80 - 100 % / BERN

Das Veröffentlichungsdatum war der 14.10.2019.

Der gewünschte Stellenantritt ist der 1. April 2020.

Für die Online-Bewerbung und weitere Informationen klicken Sie bitte hier

Datenwissenschaftler/in Finanzstatistik 80-100%

Die Eidgenössische Finanzverwaltung EFV sucht:

eine/n Datenwissenschaftler/ Datenwissenschaftlerin Finanzstatistik 80 - 100 % / BERN

Das Veröffentlichungsdatum war der 14.10.2019.

Für die Online-Bewerbung und weitere Informationen klicken Sie bitte hier



(Senior) Biostatistician 70 - 100 %

Permanent position at DSM Nutritional Products, in Kaiseraugst near Basel

Are you excited about scientific innovation and would like to provide statistical advice and insights to our research anddevelopment community? Then our position as Biostatistician or Senior Biostatistician (70‑100%) might be the right nextstep for you! We are looking for a bright, motivated and proactive colleague with an MSc or PhD in (bio‑)statistics to further strengthen our statistical consulting and data analysis team in the DSM Nutrition Innovation Center in Kaiseraugst, close to Basel. In this role, you will support our multidisciplinary project teams with your statistical expertise to optimize decisionmaking and influence strategy in all development phases of a product. If you are interested in this opportunity please click here for the job description and do not hesitate to apply at

Job Conditions: Permanent, full-time (100%)

Application deadline: 8.1.2020

PhD student position in Machine Learning

The researcher will join the research team and participate to a research project, Active Learning and Autoencoders in Bank Fraud Detection, in collaboration with NetGuardians which regularly ranks among the most innovative Fintech start-ups in Europe.

Visite this link for more information

Activity: 100%
Starting date: when available
Contract: 12 months, renewable until 4 years
Applications should be sent as soon as possible

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