Data Scientist

August 18, 2023
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Job Description

Lodgify is a fast-growing startup focused on building vacation rental software that enables property owners and managers to independently manage and market their business online. We are an international team of more than 240 people and 50 different nationalities in the heart of Barcelona, and we’ve been featured twice in Wired’s 100 Hottest European startups list.

⭐️ About the role

We are looking for a talented Data Scientist to join the Data Department. As the first Data Scientist in the team, you will play a vital role in harnessing data-driven insights to propel business growth, elevate operational efficiency, and deliver first-class customer experiences.

Collaborating with cross-functional teams, you will have the opportunity to uncover opportunities, design innovative experiments, build predictive models, and develop data-driven solutions to assist Businesses and Product managers that will empower our organization to maintain its position as a leader in the vacation rental industry.

🎯 Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders to define and prioritize data-driven projects, gaining an in-depth understanding of business goals and challenges
  • Construct predictive models and algorithms that support Business and Product teams
  • Collaborate with our Data Engineer and DevOps team to Build robust ML pipelines leveraging the modern data stack.
  • Stay at the forefront of the latest advancements in data science seizing opportunities to apply them within our ambitious data-driven initiatives.

⭐ Requirements:

  • Possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a quantitative field such as Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related discipline
  • At least 4 years of practical relevant experience in a similar position
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python and SQL, enabling proficient data analysis and manipulation
  • Solid experience using ML libraries (Scikit-learn, TensorFlow, Pytorch)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically and analyze complex datasets to unearth valuable insights
  • Experience deploying ML pipeline in a cloud environment (GCP)
  • Business Acumen

Nice to have:

  • Experience within the travel, hospitality, or vacation rental industry, providing valuable context to your data-driven endeavors
  • Familiarity with natural language processing (NLP) frameworks such as spaCy, NLTK, or Hugging Face Transformers
  • Experience using data visualization tools like Tableau, Looker and PowerBI.


– Work from home flexibility.

– Permanent contract with a competitive salary.

– 25 working days of paid vacation.

– Private health insurance (that includes travel insurance, dental plan, and psychologist)

– Monthly meal stipends of 150€.

– Allowance for your home-office setup.

– Computer and gadgets for your daily work.

– Free Spanish classes.

– Referral program with paid compensation.

– Daily breakfast at the office: Coffee, sandwiches, cookies, fruits and much more!

– Opportunities for growth and development with a training budget.

– Great culture & working environment with an international team of over 40 different nationalities.- Intensive course in August.

– Mental well-being.

– Regular team-building events and activities.

– Training and mentorship program.

– Yearly performance reviews.

– Sick leave fully covered.

⭐ Why you’ll love us:

You’ll be part of a growing, dynamic company with a truly international team. At Lodgify, we are full of contagious energy, hard work, and passion for what we do. Lodgify is committed to creating a workplace where everyone is heard and feels a sense of belonging.

We are proud to have an international team that acknowledges a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. At Lodgify, we celebrate diversity and difference, and we are strongly committed to building an inclusive environment for all our employees.

All applications must be submitted in English. Applications in any other language will not be considered.