Job Opportunity: GIZ Data Scientist/ Engineer Consultant (m/f/d) in Sustainable Public Transportation

The GIZ (German International Development Cooperation) Sustainable Urban Transport for Tirana (SUTi) Project is looking for support to help analyze public transportation data, build data analytical tools and more.

We are looking for a consultant to assist in ongoing data related tasks of the SUTi project such as developing automated/ scripted reports from GPS public transport data, commercial operator reports, ticketing surveys and other - to enable better informed and faster data driven decision making within the Municipality of Tirana. Therefore we are developing efficient data processing workflows to take away manual heavy lifting via Excel and Friends.

If you are proficient in R or Python, know you way around Standard-SQL, know what “git checkout origin/HEAD” stands for, have good manners with regular expressions, are a fast learner if not too familiar with the above and you are interested in working in development aid context, then we are highly interested -

Please send you CV to and get in touch.

If you have worked with Linux, have experience with database administration, Docker, shell scripting, awk/ sed is a big plus.

GIZ offers a consultant contract for the above, where we define a number of working days in a period of time that can be flexibly spent. Payment rates are per day. Details will be discussed and negotiated in person.

Looking forward.

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