Stora Enso is a leading provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wooden constructions and paper on global markets. Our aim is to replace fossil based materials by innovating and developing new products and services based on wood and other renewable materials. See more:

Data Scientist - Computer vision

Digitalization and New Services Unit is responsible in exploring, identifying and accelerating realization of new technology driven business opportunities within Stora Enso. In partnership with business divisions it builds and executes digital roadmaps and develops competencies needed in the future.

Digitalization contributes to Stora Enso’s profitable growth strategy in all stages of the value chain from forest to the customers. We use digital technologies to optimize raw material sourcing, production, supply chain and driving sales through well managed insights of product and market trends. Generally, our digitalization projects aim at developing a competitive advantage by making full use of opportunities coming from digitalization, driving both topline and efficiency.

Job description

We are now looking for a Data Scientist with an emphasis on computer vision and Deep Learning to join our Emerging Technology Center of Excellence. Most of our current use cases are within the field of manufacturing operations and other areas are emerging as well. Based on your experience and interest you will also get to work within other areas of AI/ML. You will also get to learn about practically all new technologies within the realm of digitalization and work in close cooperation with some of the leading experts in the field.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Evaluation, development and scoping of projects within the field of AI/ML, especially computer vision
  • Advisory related to computer vision
  • Contribution to our overall Digital Reference Architecture, especially the AI Platform
  • Development of scalable and state-of-art computer vision workflows

The main technologies we currently use are:

  • Microsoft Azure (basis for our Digital Reference Architecture)
  • Python (Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch, etc), R, Spark, Databricks


  • 3 years of relevant experience in the field of data science
  • 2 years of specialization for computer vision and deep learning
  • Excellent understanding of techniques related to big data analytics
  • Excellent cooperation skills
  • Good understanding of database technologies
  • Experience related to sensor data analytics is considered a plus
  • Understanding of cloud platforms (MS Azure preferred)
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)
  • Relevant university level degree
  • Readiness to travel (approximately 20 %)

What can we offer:

  • Benefits such as 5 weeks of holiday, meal tickets, flexible working hours, regular monthly company breakfast, parking place, pension insurance, cafeteria and others
  • Tea and coffee whenever you feel like it
  • Great and supportive team that will help you whenever you need
  • Experience an agile working environment
  • Training to broaden your knowledge and grow
  • Using English every day and getting better at it
  • Experience an informal atmosphere of a company with a Nordic culture

We can offer you flexible working hours in an ever-changing global company. You will be part of our dynamic international team and you get a chance to bring in your ideas and develop new practices. We appreciate a hands-on attitude and thus, give you opportunities to shine. We are building a sustainable future for the world, be part of it.

You are the opportunity.

Join us.

Informace o pozici

Stora Enso Wood Products Ždírec s.r.o.
28. října 3348/65, Ostrava – Moravská Ostrava
Požadované vzdělání: Středoškolské nebo odborné vyučení s maturitou
Požadované jazyky: Angličtina (Středně pokročilá)
Benefity: Bonusy/prémie, Mobilní telefon, Notebook, Příspěvek na penzijní/životní připojištění, Flexibilní začátek/konec pracovní doby, Stravenky/příspěvek na stravování, Dovolená 5 týdnů, Vzdělávací kurzy, školení, Kafetérie, Občerstvení na pracovišti, Možnost občasné práce z domova, Firemní akce, Zahraniční pracovní cesty
Zařazeno: IS/IT: Konzultace, analýzy a projektové řízení, IS/IT: Vývoj aplikací a systémů
Typ pracovního poměru
Typ pracovního poměru: Práce na plný úvazek
Délka pracovního poměru
Délka pracovního poměru: Na dobu neurčitou
Typ smluvního vztahu
Typ smluvního vztahu: pracovní smlouva
Zadavatel: Zaměstnavatel

Stora Enso Wood Products Ždírec s.r.o., Petra Short