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Our recruiting will not be interrupted. Applications are processed, online tests are sent, video interviews are conducted, challenges are sent, interview days take place in our office with respect to hygiene regulations.

We look forward to receiving your application!


Artificial intelligence needs generalists: that is what the Junior Associate Programme is about

As a candidate in our Junior Associate Programme, we will train you in the field of Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Consulting with a focus on Life Science and Healthcare topics. At the beginning, you will work as a Student Trainee together with experienced colleagues on projects for our demanding clients and quickly take responsibility for your own work packages. On your way to becoming a Junior Associate, you will analyze data, design presentations, develop mathematical models, conduct interviews, invent algorithms, research information, design strategies and moderate workshops - always in direct personal contact with our clients, as well as accompanied and supported by your mentor and our self-developed, comprehensive training modules. 


You are passionate about your studies – what exactly you are studying is of secondary importance.

  • You are currently studying for a Master's degree, with very good academic results, in a subject with a high quantitative component (e.g. economics, physics, engineering, empirical social sciences, mathematics, computer science, psychology, statistics, cognitive neuroscience). 
  • You have basic experience with data analysis and statistics as well as practical experience with relevant software tools (R, Python, SQL, etc.); ideally also experience in programming. 
  • Ideally, you have already gained some work experience in relevant internships in business, preferably in a challenging environment such as management consulting. 
  • You are a long-term thinker and the prospect of receiving sound practical training in parallel to your studies, as well as getting to know the team in which you will take your first steps as a young professional, is very appealing to you. 
  • You have 20h / week to work at idalab, in the semester break even more. 
  • You are open to intern with us for at least six weeks during the first six months of your employment with us. 
  • You are fluent in written and spoken German and English. 

Your drive: Designing solutions, with full personal responsibility 

  • Passion for detail-oriented hands-on work with data while keeping in mind the big picture
  • Outstanding analytical and conceptual-creative skills: Ambiguity excites you, clarity is what you are constantly creating
  • Strong communication skills, empathy and enjoyment of personal contact with a wide variety of people
  • Commitment, energy, and inner striving for excellence and professionalism
  • Always result-oriented: The focus is on customer value, creatively overcoming hurdles of all kinds gives you pleasure
  • Desire for service, externally as well as internally
  • You enjoy continuous learning, because no situation or project is like another 
  • Modesty, humor and an authentic personality
  • Entrepreneurial drive to contribute to developing a small company


  • A structured training as a Data Science Consultant with focus on Life Science within our Junior Associate Program, which includes comprehensive training in Methdodology, Technical Skills, Strategic Thinking, Effective Communication, as well as Professional Working Style. You will receive comprehensive support from our entire team, as well as a dedicated mentor who will keep an eye on your training goals and continuously pursue them together with you. 
  • With appropriate performance and commitment, you will be promoted to Junior Associate with the prospect of a full-time transfer to our Associate Program at the end of your studies, the goal of which is the development to Senior Associate. 
  • Challenging, highly innovative and strategically relevant projects for demanding clients with direct contact to top management.
  • Growing focus on healthcare, biotech and life science topics
  • High level of personal responsibility and a team with a positive attitude towards risky decisions, new ways and own mistakes
  • Open, friendly atmosphere and a colorful mix of genuine personalities at eye level; neither streamlines nor elbows
  • Participation in biannual retreats (Thursday - Sunday), with a focus on training, strategy update and business development
  • High quality work equipment and an hourly wage of 16 euros + annual profit sharing.
  • After promotion from Student Trainee to Junior Associate (usually happens during the time as working student): 18,50 Euro

We develop outstanding talents into co-owners 

  • Performance and commitment required very fast development opportunities: after the end of your studies via the associate program up to co-ownership (partner) with great freedom to develop your own topics, markets and relationships.
  • A wide range of creative opportunities in a young company
  • Working predominantly in the Berlin office, but traveling at any time and at short notice for appointments with clients on site (Europe and USA)
  • Transparent annual profit sharing for the entire team, from working student to managing director


We are a small independent Artificial Intelligence consulting company. We grow organically with our clients and colleagues. Our focus is on issues in the areas of health care, biotech and life science. 

We are convinced that for a sustainable positive contribution of Artificial Intelligence a generalist approach is indispensable: the integrated consideration of mathematical-algorithmic details and holistic strategy.


In times without a global pandemic: A good opportunity to get to know us and to get an insight into our working atmosphere is the regularly held public idalab seminar.

We are also happy to arrange an informal meeting with future colleagues in advance. Just contact us, we are looking forward to speaking with you.


Our application procedure follows a structured process. An online test asks for basic knowledge of mathematics and statistics. In a telephone interview, we would like to learn more about your motivation and your ability to explain complex models in an accessible way. Our challenge will give you the opportunity to demonstrate your conceptual and technical skills. Finally, on the interview day, you will present the results of your challenge to the team and have the opportunity to get to know your future colleagues in a total of three individual interviews.

Please apply with your cover letter, CV and a proof of previous examination achievements (including grades) via the career page of our homepage. PLEASE NOTE THAT INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. We look forward to hearing from you and are eager to receive your application!


Please apply exclusively via our career page, as we are unable to process applications by mail for data protection reasons. However, if you have any questions about this job posting or the application process, please feel free to contact Marlene Schöbel directly at: 

  • +49 (30) 814 513-24