Senior Data Scientist - Document Intelligence (f/m/d)

Hexagon Technology Center GmbH

  • Publication date:

    19 February 2024
  • Workload:

    80 – 100%
  • Contract type:

    Unlimited employment
  • Place of work:


We offer you

  • Office Locations in Heerbrugg or Zurich possible, with the expectation of spending regular time at our Headquarters in Heerbrugg (one to three times per week)

  • Flexible annual working hours based on a 40-hour week, with 100% employment

  • Vacation entitlement: 25 days from the age of 20, 27 days from the age of 40 and 30 days from the age of 50

  • Hybrid Working model

  • Generous bonus system and extra-mandatory pension fund contributions

  • Individual training opportunities (internal and external)

  • Relocation service

  • Various Discounts (Health, Car, Entertainment and much more)

  • Employee Events

  • Flat hierarchy structure

  • Warm and international corporate culture based on respect and cooperation

About Us

Hexagon is a leading provider of digital reality solutions and employs more than 24,000 people in 50 countries. You will be part of a strong, experienced, inspiring and motivated team of experts driving the future of Hexagon. You will use and develop your skills in our highly innovative and diverse environment. Flexible working models allow you to ideally combine work and private interests.

Committed and with passion for precision we create digital reality solutions combining sensor, software, and autonomous technologies to empower a sustainable future.

As a Machine Learning Engineer in our team, you will tackle complex problems and develop intelligent solutions to extract and interpret information from diverse types of documents and other modalities like images. You will leverage large language models, computer vision techniques, optical character recognition (OCR), natural language processing (NLP), and other advanced technologies to enhance our document understanding capabilities.

Join our newly established team within Hexagon's Innovation Hub and make your visions come true! 

Senior Data Scientist - Document Intelligence (f/m/d)

This appeals to you
  • Design and develop complete end-to-end machine learning pipelines for document pricessing and analytics use cases, utilizing large language models.
  • Conduct feasibility studies to create, analyze, and implement innovative algorithms for complex problem statements
  • Collaborate with other machine learning professionals within Hexagon's AI Hub and engage with stakeholders across various Hexagon divisions.
This is you
  • A university degree (Master's/Ph.D.) in artificial intelligence, computer science or mathematics with a focus on machine learning.
  • At least 5 years' experience with machine and deep learning techniques in the relevant field of document analytics.
  • Proven experience in the training, evaluation, and deployment of neural networks, covering all stages from data ingestion to model deployment.
  • Solid background in NLP, LLM, OCR, and SQL/NoSQL databases. Domain expertise with large vision models and graph neural networks would be an advantage.
  • Proficiency in Python, along with practical experience with PyTorch or TensorFlow.
  • Exceptional communication and collaboration skills.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Brigitte Schnetzer, Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Hexagon Technology Center GmbH Heinrich Wild Strasse CH-9435 Heerbrugg Job-ID: e20w7cx8


  • Hexagon Technology Center GmbH