Data Scientist to Smart Factory Lab

at Scania Sverige
Published February 28, 2023
Location Södertälje, Sweden
Category Data Science  
Job Type Full-time  


The team

One amazing cross functional team (IT and engineering) of 13 persons in the Smart Factory. You will become part of the team that drives the digitalization journey from the IT perspective while having fun in and outside the lab. We collaborate extensively with internal and external parties to identify current and future business needs within the Smart Factory domain. We use an agile approach to develop Proof of Concepts, which we evaluate in our Smart Lab facility and hand them over to an implementation team based on their feasibility. We consciously cooperate with other teams within Scania & the Volkswagen group all over the world with similar goals and competences.

What do we offer?

You will have the opportunity to Date with Data in your day-to-day work and produce long-lasting valuable data driven products along with innovative, diverse and fun-loving colleagues.

Besides amazing colleagues, we offer you remarkable development opportunities while working in a team, that takes having fun seriously. Other benefits that might give you an extra tickle are a company car, performance bonuses, a pension plan, flexible working hours, lunch at reduced prices, and much more. We also offer a direct bus from central Stockholm to Södertälje with Scania Job Express.

Your role as Data Scientist

You will work closely with different departments to understand their business needs and frame those needs as statistical problems. You will then develop and maintain machine learning solutions in close cooperation with the business and other team members. As part of the Centre of Excellence, you will also advocate for a data-driven culture within the company and push long-term value creation through the development of outstanding data science capabilities.

At the smart factory we also hold demos to showcase where we are working, so you will also present your results to our visitors to inspire them.

Your profile

To thrive with us, we think you are an analytical, curious, and solution-oriented team player. You have good model evaluation skills and confirmed communication, and storytelling skills with the ability to connect across a variety of audiences. You also have experience from working with business process owners to design, develop, document, test and implement solutions.

We Also See That You Have

  • MSc or Ph.D. in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, or related fields.
  • Strong coding skills in Python and good knowledge of relevant frameworks.
  • Solid visualization skills.
  • Excellent communication skills in English.
  • Cloud experience, preferably AWS.
  • Supply chain experience is a merit.

If you like to know more about Smart Factory Lab, check out this link

Does this sound interesting to you?Please apply no later than the 19th of March 2023 by sending in your CV and cover letter.

We are really looking forward to your application!

Selection and interviews are held after the last application date. A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.

About Scania

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2021, we delivered 88,930 trucks, 4,436 buses as well as 11,786 industrial and marine power systems to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 146 billion, of which over 20 percent were services related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 54,000 people. Research and development are mainly concentrated in Sweden. Production takes place in Europe and Latin America with regional product centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON GROUP. For more information visit:

Employment Type: Permanent