Product Manager - Data Science (Ranking and Personalisation) (f/m/d)

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Holidu is one of the fastest-growing travel tech companies worldwide. With more than $100M in funding to date and an international team of travel and technology enthusiasts, our mission is to finally make the search and booking of vacation rentals easy. With our search engine for vacation rentals Holidu we help travelers book the ideal accommodation for the lowest price, and through our software-and-service solution Bookiply we also support vacation rental owners in multiplying their bookings with less work. Do you want to have an impact on millions of travelers worldwide? Then pack your bag, hop on board and get ready for takeoff!

Your future team

We are looking for a Data Scientist keen to get into Product Management, to join a data science team working on optimizing our customer facing search pages. This includes being responsible for the ranking of properties on our website and the personalization of our products based on users and destinations.
Your team will be composed of some pretty awesome data scientists. You will also work closely with our Data Engineering and Data Analyst teams.

You will be working with the Data Science Lead, and with our Head of Product for Search. Between them, they will upskill you in Product Management and teach and support you in becoming an awesome product manager!

Our Tech Stack

  • We are writing the Search Engine and other applications with a microservice approach, using  Java 11, with Spring Boot, running on Kubernetes.
  • All machine learning models are trained with Python.
  • Data storage with AWS Athena, AWS Redshift, Elasticsearch, AWS S3.
  • Data Modelling with TensorFlow, sklearn, vowpal wabbit.
  • Data processing with Spark, Flink, Kafka.
  • Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Git.
  • Search engine runs on Elasticsearch cluster.
  • Data visualization with Looker and Kibana.

Your role in this journey

  • Understand business challenges and translating them into solutions with our engineering and data science team
  • Define and communicate priorities and align deliverables with other teams
  • Performing data analysis to ensure impact and quality of results
  • Find new and exciting ways to improve our product!
  • Aligning with the Data Analytics and Data Engineering team on the prioritization of tasks and tickets to enable the team to achieve short and long term objectives!

Your backpack is filled with

  • 2+ years of hands on data science/machine learning work
  • A desire to make the move into Product Management!
  • An appreciate of how to apply Machine Learning to business

Our adventure includes

  • We are based in Munich. Everyone comes in one day per week to our office, the rest is flexible! You can also use some of your in office days to work from anywhere in the world.
  • Have an impact on the millions of people using our product every month.
  • Grow with responsibility from day 1 and develop yourself through regular feedback.
  • Connect and have fun with diverse yet like-minded people at work, regular events and weekly office days with your team.
  • Learn languages with meetings in English and subsidised German classes.
  • Get in shape with a premium gym membership for a discounted rate.
  • Go travelling for 28 vacation days + 13 public holidays in Bavaria.
  • Get a sneak peek at the adventure that awaits you on Instagram @lifeatholidu.
  • Sponsorship & Relocation Package up to €2,000 available.

Want to travel with us?

Apply online on our career page! Your first travel contact will be Jake from HR.

We champion diversity in every aspect of life. We encourage applications from all genders, corners of the world and individual backgrounds. Please feel welcome to submit your application without a photo and details on your gender, date of birth, marital status and nationality. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.


Munich, Germany

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