Text Mining/Machine Learning Specialist in Life Sciences (m/f/d)

We offer topics that are full of future. A cool product and a team that wants to make a difference together. We are looking for bright minds full of commitment and enthusiasm!

Averbis develops artificial intelligence software that understand texts and derive meaningful predictions. In this way we help people to gain new insights, automate processes and make the right decisions. Our customers are well-known and globally operating companies in the health and pharmaceutical industries, in the patent sector and in the automotive industry.

We are now looking for a

Text Mining / Machine Learning Specialist in Life Sciences(m/f/d)


  • You work in a team on the NLP, text mining and machine learning stack of our products Information Discovery and Patent Monitor
  • You gather or define NLP requirements together with our life sciences customers
  • You develop new NLP annotators and machine learning based classifiers for life sciences
  • You improve the accuracy of existing NLP components in a data-driven fashion
  • You use deep-and machine-learning methods as well as rule-based procedures
  • You work team-oriented in an agile work environment


  • You have a degree in computer science, mathematics or a comparable education e.g. as an IT specialist
  • You ideally have experience in one or more of the following areas: Text Mining, NLP, Computational Linguistics, Information Extraction, biomedical-NLP, UIMA?
  • You are passionate about programming and are good at programming in Java and ideally Python
  • You have preferably experience in the life sciences sector
  • You are enthusiastic, committed and reliable
  • You enjoy working with other developers and with our clients


  • You have the opportunity to bring in your ideas and implement them – all doors are open to you
  • Flexible working hours allow you to balance your professional and private life
  • Our offices are centrally located with very good public transport connections
  • Monetary benefits such as a company pension plan, company bicycle (job bike) as well as participation in a fitness studio and a monthly ticket for public transport
  • A high-quality knowledge exchange in a professional environment with dedicated and experienced colleagues
  • Excellent training opportunities with personal annual budget
  • Open, transparent interaction, appreciative, trusting cooperation and short communication channels

Are you interested? Then send us your application documents (PDF) including your salary expectations and earliest possible start date by email to careers(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)averbis.com

Averbis GmbH
Nicole Koppe
Salzstrasse 15
D – 79098 Freiburg i. Br.
Call us: +49 761 708 394 0

About Averbis

Averbis is a leading text mining and machine learning company in healthcare and life sciences. We aim to improve patients’ lives through artificial intelligence. We have been working on this together with international customers and partners for over 15 years. Appreciation and trust are the basis of our collaboration. We want to work with exceptional people who develop independently with us. Our office is in the heart of Freiburg with a direct view of the Freiburg Cathedral.