Data Scientist Lead

Requisition Id:  361097
Business Unit:  XPOE Transport

Santander, ES

Data Scientist Lead - Southern Europe 


Logistics made different 


Great opportunity to join a young, innovative, and proactive work team, creating an exceptional work environment 

We have an exciting opportunity to lead new global IT projects to be based in Spain, reporting into the BI Manager for the Region. 



What you'll do in a typical day:


If you have a passion for data and technology and want to join a crew of sharp analytical minds, then this may be the right opportunity for you. As a Data Scientist Lead, you will get a chance to take part lead the development of features of our AI product and perform the following tasks: 


  • Define and develop Power BI dashboards  
  • Project lead of multiple initiatives  
  • Define data science modeling strategy and advise/revise coding approach 
  • Interact with our users and understand their challenges, their data, and their needs 
  • Training of internal Subject matter experts 




What you'll need to success at XPO:


  • 3+ years’ of demonstrable track record in a BI role, ideally in an international company 

  • Power BI report design and workspace maintenance 

  • Advanced knowledge in Python, SQL and DAX – experience with time series data 

  • Flair for visual design 

  • Strong knowledge in Data Modelling  

  • Experience leading multiple projects and multiple teams 

  • Experience in project planning 

  • Experience in communicating technically, at a level appropriate for the audience 

  • Ability to work in a fast pace and learn quickly 

  • Background in data science consulting or in product development 



It will be great if you also have:


  • (Bonus) Master’s in Data Science /Machine Learning 

  • Knowledge of Power Automate and Dataverse is a plus 

  • Knowledge with KNIME & Microsoft Dynamics 365 is plus 

  • Knowledge of big data tools like Spark, Hadoop, noSQL, etc..  is plus 

  • Knowledge of Docker is plus 


What we offer:


  • Flexible working hours with free time management within the projects 

  • Awesome office in Santander available to you 

  • Hybrid work mode 

  • Fun and agile work environment 

  • Internationally diverse team 

  • Work on high-stake, innovation first transformation projects 

  • Competitive salary


Be part of something big!




XPO es un proveedor líder de soluciones de cadena de suministro de vanguardia de las empresas más exitosas del mundo. Ayudamos a nuestros clientes a administrar sus productos de manera más eficaz mediante nuestra tecnología y servicios. Nuestra mayor fortaleza es nuestro equipo global: personas enérgicas e innovadoras de todos los niveles de experiencia y talentos que hacen de XPO un excelente lugar para trabajar.

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