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Scientifc Researcher
📍 Berlin, Germany


[Expired] - Scientifc Researcher

Coworking Space:
Berlin, Germany Wattstraße 11 13355 Berlin

Fleetboard is the digital brand for Mercedes-Benz Trucks, focusing specifcally on connected trucks, logistics and transport management. Being one of the leading truck telematics providers in the world, we have equipped more than 240,000 vehicles with our system.

Our award winning Berlin Innovation Hub is a space for invention and creation: Being part of the Daimler company that invented the automobile, we push the boundaries of connected logistics systems enabled by Internet-of-Things, artifcial intelligence and data science.

We are creators and developers, designers and creatives, techies and data scientists. Our way of working is collaborative: rapid prototyping for validated learning and creating MVPs is second nature of us.

Your tasks will be:

For an EU Project on creating the European multi-brand standards on platooning we are looking for a PhD Student (Promotion).

  • Actively take part in the Multi-Brand European Platooning research project
  • Build hypotheses and develop theories within this project using scientifc methodologies
  • Define business and service models, as well as software components in collaboration with Mercedes-Benz Trucks R&D
  • Coordinate the implementation of the service and business models you created based on the agreed projects deliverables with the project initiator as an prototype /demonstrator • Document your research progress and work
  • Document and publish the results of your research at reputable scientifc conferences and in journals of the feld


The ftting candidate ideally should bring the following qualifcations:

  • Master’s degree in Business Engineering or other relevant engineering disciplines
  • Excellent understanding of digital services
  • Very good scripting skills for data analysis, preferably in R, Python or Matlab.
  • Adequate programming skills for prototyping software And above all the motivation:
  • To work in a complex environment with lots of room for own ideas to optimize the status quo.
  • To take responsibilities to push state of the art digital solutions for the global logistics industry The result of this work may, and is encouraged to, compile into a doctoral dissertation.

What we offer you

  • Join the award winning Fleetboard Innovation Hub (Capital DigiLab Award 2018: “Beste Innovation Labs Deutschlands”)
  • Innovative environment working for the B2B pioneer in automotive connectivity solutions
  • Thrilling projects in international interdisciplinary teams with global market impact
  • Creative atmosphere in the co-working space Ahoy! Berlin
  • Flat hierarchy, open collaborative culture, international team (11 nationalities) with English as primary language (German benefcial)
  • Plenty of room for your own ideas and self-organized work to see your ideas come to life and scale globally
  • Being part of Daimler, while maintaining the fexibility of a digital innovation lab • Located in the heart of Berlin, one of the fastest growing technology hotspots in Europe The job is full-time and limited to a term of three (3) years.

Location: Berlin

How to apply for Scientifc Researcher Send us an email to jobs@fleetboard.com, with desired salary, earliest availability and with your CV. In your email application, please describe when you successfully learned and used new frameworks. Please keep your answers concise, and limited to 300 words.

Full time