Data Scientist

  • Role: Product Development
  • Commitment: Fulltime
The mission of this awesome tribe at MEDIAGENIX is to enable renowned public and commercial radio and TV stations, on-demand platforms, OTT streamers and telcos to bring content to the viewer with our broadcast management system called WHATS’ON.

Exciting times here at MEDIAGENIX. Come and put the building blocks together for the MEDIAGENIX solutions of the future, as our product WHATS’ON is evolving into a modular cloud-based service. Be key to this stimulating new journey and help change the game of media operations with state-of-the-art technologies, enabling renowned media companies worldwide to grow.
Our Product team is currently looking for a data superhero to help us develop new machine learning products and to help MEDIAGENIX and its customers discover the treasures that are hidden in their rich datasets. We are looking for someone who has a very broad interest in all things data and has been exposed to various data roles (data engineering, data science, software development, ...). You need to be able to contribute to the different stages in the development of data products:
- Data collection: Gather data from several internal and external sources, enrich the dataset with interesting additional information.
- Data storage, modeling and preprocessing: Figure out the optimal storage technology (RDBMS, NoSQL, Graph databases, …) and data model. Clean the data to get rid of outliers, duplicates, typos, etc.
- Data analysis and machine learning: Build descriptive and predictive models using pre-existing algorithms, or create your own new algorithm from scratch where appropriate. Discover valuable insights in the data that can be translated into business value.
- Data operationalization: Deploy your models on our platform, integrate them with our customers’ business processes and provide insights into the data with clean visualizations.

Our offer

  • We offer a competitive salary, including many benefits.
  • Known to care for the employees, MEDIAGENIX facilitates a healthy work/life balance.
  • You grow = we grow! We ensure the development of your talents, and continuous coaching and support.

Our wishlist

  • You hold a Master’s degree or higher in Engineering, or another quantitative field (Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, …)
  • You can showcase multiple years of experience working on data science projects, using several descriptive and predictive analytics algorithms
  • You have at least 2 years of industry experience
  • You demonstrate strong knowledge of programming languages, with a focus on machine learning and advanced analytics (such as Python, R and Java)
  • You have experience with large datasets and relational databases and are fluent in SQL
  • You are familiar with DWH and BI concepts and aware of data/information modelling techniques
  • You can think along the lines of business priorities
  • You communicate and explain things in a fluent way to colleagues and customers

When you are enjoying content on TV, radio, smartphone, tablet or PC, you are also watching the works of the team that helps put that content right there. The mission of this awesome tribe is to enable renowned media companies worldwide to bring content to the viewer in the most efficient and future-proof way.

Our customers include public and commercial radio and TV stations, on-demand platforms, OTT streamers, telcos and their service providers.  BBC, Discovery, Disney, Viacom, ... they all go for growth in this excitingly fast-paced media world.

To help them grow, we deliver innovative software solutions—on premise or web-based in the cloud—that optimise the life cycle of their content across channels and services. These modular solutions constitute the most advanced and efficient backbone for media operations, streamlining the content supply chain from acquisition over planning, scheduling and rights management to publication and beyond.

The state-of-the-art technologies we use, our agile development methodologies, the transparent way in which we collaborate as a team, and the inspiring co-creation with our customers have taken us to the top of tech vendors in the international media world. Join us on this magnificent journey.



Groot-Bijgaarden, Flemish Region, Belgium