Senior Data Scientist - Part-Time Advisory Role

Salary Competitive

Do you want to join the technological revolution? Tendium is looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join our Machine Learning team. 

Tendium is looking for an extraordinary individual to join our Machine Learning team as a Senior Data Scientist in 2021. 

Why Tendium

Tendium is a tech company working in the space between technology and customers. Through advanced machine-learning technologies, we are revolutionising industries with modern, efficient methods, creating new possibilities to democratise both the public and the private sector markets. The team at Tendium is expanding, with everyone from data scientists to sales working side by side, and now we want you to join us.

We are an ever-growing company comprised of some of the sharpest minds in Sweden. With such talent, we at Tendium naturally believe in a flat hierarchy, where everyone has responsibility, autonomy and the opportunity to provide input. Since we are increasing in size significantly, new opportunities are emerging constantly. We require ambitious, conscientious and value-driven new colleagues to help grow the business. If you are successful in becoming a part of our team, we promise to provide a dynamic, intellectually stimulating workplace. We believe that personal and professional development is crucial and as such you will have the opportunity to take on real responsibility from day one. 


The Job

As a Senior Machine Learning Specialist (Consultant or Part-time employee), we are looking for an individual who can take on responsibility and show initiative. Your primary focus will be on advising the team to help solve different Machine Learning tasks. As such, we also expect you to be able to work effectively within a group.

Your role will primarily involve the following:

  • Strategy and planning for NLP approaches

  • Evaluating and refining models and frameworks

  • Optimisations of model performance

  • Evaluating and developing methods and approaches for data sourcing and structure

Qualifications/Skills we are looking for:

  • 3-10 years of experience working as a data scientist

  • Deep knowledge of machine learning models

  • Experience in operationalising NLP modules

  • MSc or PhD within machine learning (broadly)

Starting dates for the successful candidates are to be agreed upon



We look forward to your application. We recruit on an ongoing basis, so apply as soon as possible. Successful candidates will be invited to a video interview where you will have the opportunity to meet the team. 

Please find additional information on our recruitment process here.

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

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Working at

Every year hundreds of billions of taxpayers’ money is wasted as a result of poorly drawn up and mismanaged government contracts. All this under the pressure of strained budgets and increasing costs for public expenditure. Since 2018 Tendium has been working to fix this problem using AI to create a better and more transparent market for public procurement levelling the field for vendors as well as exposing rigged contracts and giving taxpayers greater value for money. It is a great thing to do, but also a very hard thing to accomplish. That’s why we are on the lookout for the best talent out there to join our skilled team of software and business developers.

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