Creative Technologist / Prototyper AI & Data Science (m/f/d)


  • You are a code tweeker and jack of all trades, in addition to the full-stack engineering process needed for fast and lean prototyping also covering the bases from basic design concepts to light UI/UX work.
  • You help shaping the future of the AI Hub and participate in the growth of the team
  • You work on several use cases for the different businesses integrating the DEKRA group, such as Automotive, Cybersecurity, Digital or Pharma industries
  • You drive projects like automated driving, testing voice recognition of virtual assistant devices or detecting attacks in cybersecurity applications
  • You also lead the implementation of Data Science and Machine Learning application prototypes
  • You are responsible for the hands-on conceptualization, design, implementation and delivery of smart software prototypes
  • You proactively investigate new use cases, think up ideas for software solutions to ML and Data Science problems and support the evaluation of their business potential
  • Furthermore you work in close interaction with Data Scientists covering the theory and applied R&D of smart functionalities and take responsibility for carrying their ideas over into engineering-grade software prototypes
  • You team up with ML and Big Data engineers to productionize developed solutions
  • You are a mentor in Engineering topics for junior and non-expert colleagues

Skills & Qualifications

  • University degree in Computer Science or relevant Engineering discipline(s)
  • Several years of post-degree experience and proven track record in software prototyping and creative work
  • Detailed programming knowledge in Python, as well as in TypeScript, Node.js and React
  • Experience with cloud environments and distributed applications
  • Strong software development skills and knowledge of good software development patterns, including software testing
  • Commitment to digital media, new technologies and an outstanding technical and conceptual understanding of user needs and desires
  • Highly proactive, strong entrepreneurial attitude and passion for AI and Data Science nd ability to work independently with little supervision as well as a part of a team
  • High abstraction and synthesis skills as well as good written and oral communication skills
  • Open-minded, fluent in English, Spanish skills are a plus


DEKRA DIGITAL has been established to focus on tech competencies and drive digital innovation to help leading DEKRA into a successful future. We are shaping the safety and security of tomorrow and beyond.