To strengthen our IT & R&D team, we are looking for an experienced Data Analyst to help mine and analysis our data. You will join a fast-paced team driving in an international environment. The position of Senior Data Analyst is a full-time and permanent position based in our office in Basel, Switzerland.

As Senior Data Analyst you will:

  • Develop data transformation & data analysis scripts to provide statistical reports
  • Use BI tools to make KPI analysis more comprehensive
  • Mine and analyze big datasets
  • Identify interesting patterns in data sets and drive insight from data
  • Facilitate dashboards creation to visually show the analysis to our stakeholders
  • Lead junior data analysts


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Business & Economics, Computer Science or Statistics, Master degree is an advantage
  • At least 5 years of experience in data analytics
  • Robust skills Tableau / Qlik / Power BI
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
  • Detail oriented with the capacity to see the big picture
  • Team player with the capability to work in a dynamic, international environment, and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to think outside the box to identify and solve problems whilst developing creative and innovative solutions

Desired Skills:  

  • Good knowledge of MySQL
  • Basic knowledge of Solr
  • Project management techniques (e.g., Scrum, Agile)
  • Python, R, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka can be a plus


Our Initiatives:

At MDPI, we develop and maintain various platforms in order to better serve the scientific community. Please find here-below a list of our main platforms:

If you are interested in this position, we look forward to receiving your application. Please submit your cover letter and CV. We look forward to welcoming you to our Basel office. 


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Diversity & Inclusion

MDPI provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment, without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, gender identification, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law in every location in which we have offices. Thank you for your interest in applying to MDPI. We value diversity and encourage the very best candidates to apply.