Working at Burda
16/07/2018

Predicting the future with data science

What do an astrophysicist, an economic geographer, an economist and a microbiologist have in common? They all work for Valiton's Business Performance team and are experts in data science. “The interdisciplinary nature of our team is a great strength. We all come from different academic backgrounds, but have a joint passion for numbers and data in general,” says Christian Just, Head of Business Performance.

In the video, Christian, Angelika, Matti and Dennis explain what they are working on at the moment, how artificial intelligence can be used to predict future consumer behaviour, how natural language processing can be used to optimize e-commerce platforms - and what makes Valiton a great place to work.


"For me, the Valiton spirit can be summed up in three words: Discovering, implementing and making things better than they were before."

Matti Toomes, Senior Business Consultant


At Valiton, around 40 developers, project managers and Scrum Masters in Munich and Offenburg work on data science, data engineering, business performance analytics, software development, machine learning and the development and operation of e-commerce platforms.

What does their daily work look like? Watch the video and get an insight into the world of Valiton.

Valiton GmbH is an IT service provider and a wholly owned subsidiary of Hubert Burda Media.

PDF
Related articles
Blackforest Hackathon
Making the world safer with Blockchain
Blackforest Hackathon
Making the world safer with Blockchain

More than 60 computer scientists, software developers, engineers and business economists built different business models around the blockchain technology at the Blackforest Hackathon for a whole weekend.

DLD
DLD Sync Is Back!
DLD
DLD Sync Is Back!

While summer is officially over, DLD (Digital, Life, Design) is celebrating the comeback of its online format DLD Sync with new sessions starting from Monday, September 28.

DLD
New Online Event Series DLD Sync
DLD
New Online Event Series DLD Sync

Extraordinary times require new (event) formats: The international conference network DLD launched a new interactive online event series called DLD Sync featuring one selected DLD speaker in each episode.