Senior Data Scientist 80-100% (m/w/d)

About the role

  • Build models, tools and data products using technical knowledge in machine learning, statistical modeling, probability and decision theory, and other quantitative techniques
  • Be a strategic partner and work with business stakeholders to define high impact analytical use cases and find innovative ways to solve given problems with data
  • Partner closely with leadership on the ecosystem team to deliver insights and decision recommendations through experimentation and analysis
  • Develop, iterate, and deploy mathematical and machine learning models utilizing SQL and code (Python, R, etc.) to support the ecosystem team in providing the best end-to-end healthcare journeys for our consumers
  • Research and develop key metrics and performance indicators for the Zur Rose Group e-health ecosystem
  • Build dashboards and visualizations that enable the ecosystem team to self-serve metrics and trends effectively. Assist and educate on interpretation
  • Find ways to automate and scale repeating ad-hoc requests


  • Passion for health
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Statistics/Math/Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years work experience in SQL, R, Python to implement statistical models, machine learning, and analysis (Recommenders, Prediction, Classification, Clustering, etc.) in big data environment
  • 3+ years of experience in healthcare or related industry with strong understanding of health related topics
  • Strong statistical knowledge and intuition - ability to tease out causality/incrementality vs. correlations; experimentation; understanding of predictive modeling; time series; probabilistic graphical models
  • Ability to do data analysis, reporting & visualization (QlikView, Tableau, etc.) at scale


If you are interested, please apply using the online application button

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us on 052 724 17 89.


Salary and benefits

  • Fair salary, compensation models based on common goals, extra-mandatory BVG insurance.
  • Attractive pension fund with freely selectable pension plans.
  • 5 weeks' vacation - 6 weeks from age 60.
  • Paid four-week paternity leave.
  • Subsidized daycare center.

Health and flexibility

  • Healthy, ergonomic work environment.
  • We support home office and co-working spaces..
  • Sport@Zur Rose: Our own sports program with in-house trainers.
  • Monthly health massages in the company building.
  • Opportunity for free flu shots as well as free complementary medicine product for flu prevention.
  • Various in-house food options.
  • Great employee events.


  • Opportunity to purchase employee shares at discounted rates.
  • Discounts on public transport subscriptions subsidized by us.
  • Discounted cell phone subscriptions.
  • Purchasing discounts on the Zur Rose range.
  • Numerous purchasing benefits with external service providers and health insurance companies.


About us

As Europe's largest e-commerce pharmacy and one of the leading medical wholesalers in Switzerland, the Zur Rose Group delivers healthcare products to ten million consumers across Europe.
With its strong international presence, the Zur Rose Group consists of some of Europe's best-known brands - including Germany's DocMorris - and the group employs more than 1,800 people at sites in Switzerland, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and France.
The Group's Vision is to become The Healthcare Ecosystem of Europe bringing the best products and solutions enabled by data and digital to its customers along their journeys – its recent acquisition of the TeleClinic, Germany's largest telehealth provider, demonstrates its ambition in this space.
Building on its treatment delivery services, digital solutions, technology, data and analytics, Zur Rose Group is working to ensure better quality of life and better healthcare outcomes for everyone, anytime, anywhere; enabling access to health in one click.