Who are we?

VBR Turbine Partners are trusted suppliers of smart solutions, maintenance services and spare parts to operators of gas turbines across the world. Our technical and digital maintenance experts work in rapidly evolving global markets for natural and renewable resources, heat & energy. Gas turbines will play an important role in the energy transition towards a carbon neutral society because they can run on zero-emission hydrogen or biogas by 2030.

VBR strives to realize outstanding performance and we will always aim to provide customer value and support beyond expectation. Our company culture is a rare mixture of an informal and friendly attitude combined with high standards of professionalism and ethics. As an equal opportunity employer we encourage working in multi-disciplinary teams and we value everyone’s qualities and contributions.

Would you like to participate in the transition towards zero-emission electric power generation in a carbon neutral society? Then come join VBR as a full-time data scientist!

What are you going to do?

As a Data Scientist you support the development of data driven solutions and / or features for VBR’S IOT system DECIDE. But what is DECIDE? DECIDE is a remote decision support service for effective management of Gas Turbine Operation & Management. It provides gas turbine owners a management dashboard to get insights in technical and economical reliability, upcoming technical failures and analysis of operational efficiency of their gas turbines.

Together with a specialised team you will continuously work on the development and maintenance of the DECIDE system. You search, process, analyses data from different sources to create predictions, understand relations and gain insights regarding the impact for the client. In addition, you will develop, test and implement models for data analyses and predications. You will utilize these models for improving the added value of the DECIDE system for our clients. You ensure that all tasks, improvements and fixes are documented in such a way that your colleagues can trace back any duties performed in case maintenance or fixes in the system are needed. Besides this, you also solve challenges as an expert on statistical methodologies and tools.

DECIDE: The right decisions at the right time

Who are you?

The work of a Data Scientist requires extensive knowledge and experience with analytics, statistics and math. In this function you are able to think critically, solve problems and be innovative. In addition, strong communication and presentation skills, the ability to work together and being attentive to customers concerns are also essential in the work of a Data Scientist. You also have:

  • BSc / BA in computer science, data science, software engineering or a similar field;
  • Relevant working experience as a data scientist;
  • Knowledge of and experience with R, SQL, Python, Scala, Java and C++;
  • Understanding of machine learning and operations research;
  • Master the Dutch and English language both in word and writing.

What do we offer?

  • Working for a healthy international business with a main office in Elst;
  • A versatile job in a dynamic company with a friendly working atmosphere;
  • Opportunities to work on your own personal development;
  • Good working conditions such as:
    • Competitve salary (based on level of seniority);
    • 25 holidays based on fulltime employment and possibility of 13 ADV days;
    • € 0,28 kilometers allowance;
    • Collective discount health insurance CZ and good pension scheme.