Senior Data Scientist


Happy people do great things together. We are looking for a talented and experienced data scientist to join our crew in Tampere, in an award-winning international work environment.

We are looking for a person who enjoys developing practical machine learning applications together with a team of software developers and designers. You know your stuff and have clear communication skills so that you are able convince our clients when needed.

Not right for you? Back to job board

Let’s figure out if we fit together.
Read on to find out more about your future role.

A proper data science toolbox is a strong requirement. Therefore, an ideal candidate has most of the following skills:

  • Programming languages and libraries: Python (e.g. Pandas, Scipy, scikit-learn, Keras, Tensorflow), R, Java, Scala, Spark/Hadoop, SQL
  • Machine learning, statistics
  • Cloud services such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Watson
  • Software development, presentation and sales skills are all major pluses.

If you can offer us your expertise, we can offer you an extremely interesting job in one of the world's best workplaces. We love Tampere for its cozy atmosphere, thriving tech scene, and good international connections. We're also super proud of our 70-strong crew and our loft office in the beautiful Tampella landscape by the rapids. If you want to experience other cities you also have the opportunity to work at our other sites, e.g. London, Berlin or Helsinki, through client projects or our FutuHike program. Futurice also offers sponsorships for open source contributions that you do in your free time. And since you know best what tools you need, you get to pick your work laptop, smartphone, tablet or smartwatch.

If the above sounds like something you can and want to do, and you're a friendly person who is fun to work with, we would love to get your application! Please send it along with your CV and cover letter using the form below.

For additional information about this position, you can contact Tampere Site Head Osmo Haapaniemi, +358 40 754 2730.

NOTE: We are currently not able to offer visa sponsorships for Tampere, so unfortunately we can't take applications from outside EU/EEA forward. However, do by all means take a look at our positions in the Helsinki HQ!

About Tampere

The Tampere loft office located right in the heart of the national landscape along the Tammerkoski rapids is ideal for organizing different types of tech, business and design events. The site focuses both on local clients at the Tampere area as well as serving a few major clients in Helsinki and international locations. We partner with ambitious B2C and B2B clients in assignments covering all things digital, modern R&D and IoT, but whatever we do, we focus our work on bringing real value to our customers and the end users.

About Futurice

Futurice is a new breed of innovation consultancy that has digital values at its core. We inject life into digital solutions by designing innovative mobile apps and online software – all with a focus on user experience and interaction. We believe that the winning recipe for digital projects is happy people, happy customers, and happy users. Our customers span financial services, media, automotive and energy, amongst others.

Founded in 2000 we are over 550-strong and growing. A Finnish company, our HQ is in Helsinki and we have offices in Tampere, Stockholm, Oslo, London, Berlin, Munich and Stuttgart. For more information, visit

More questions?

Osmo Haapaniemi
VP & Site Head, Tampere

+358 40 754 2730

Ready to apply?

We're truly looking forward to hearing from you.