1 week ago

Principal Scientist - Data Steward Computational Biology

Vienna Plus Benefits Permanent

Job Reference: DS/VA_1622646247

Principal Scientist - Data Steward Computational Biology - Vienna

We are working exclusively for a client who develops breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical needs for both humans and animals. They focus on long-term performance.

Biomedical research is turning into information science, with an ever-increasing availability of multi-omics data sets ranging from pre-clinical models to patient data. As Data Steward you support and drive the implementation and maintenance of sustainable and comprehensive data assets according to FAIR principles. You will actively contribute to the introduction and modelling of new data concepts.

Tasks & responsibilities

As a data steward you are responsible for overseeing data along the full life cycle

In close interaction with other data stewards, you drive the incorporation of FAIR principles in everyday data management practices

Within your domain, you are accountable for establishing and implementing data quality metrics, ensure internal adaptation of domain-specific data and metadata standards

You identify, validate and exploit new external data sources provided by academic and commercial partners

In close collaboration with data engineers and developers you contribute to the development of data analysis and visualisation platforms


PhD in biology, chemistry, bioinformatics, information sciences or a related field, alternatively completed Master studies with several years of professional experience

Understanding of data domains that are relevant for pre-clinical and clinical drug discovery and development

Profound understanding of data integration- and management concepts like semantic data integration or FAIR principles

Familiarity with IT data infrastructure concepts like relational and graph data bases, data lakes

Experience with programming and query languages (R, Python, Java, SQL, SPARQL) big data and cloud computing

Your Benefits

Position specific training opportunities for your personal and professional growth

Comprehensive health promotion, sustaining your health in the best possible way

Additional off-days (bridge-days) for more leisure time

Company pension scheme, because your future matters

Staff restaurant with a variety of lunch options for your daily well-being

this is a very exciting opportunity, if you wish to learn more then please contact me on t: +44 (0)121 616 3404 | m: +44 (0)7985 635091 or Email srana@pararecruit.com

Keywords: Data, Engineer, Management, Analysis, Visualisation, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Discovery, Data, Lake, Graphs, Domains, Database, Semantic, Pharmaceuticals, Governance, SQL, Python, Germany, Computational Biologist, Oncology, Leader, Associate Director, Research, Drug Discovery, Data Steward

Paramount Recruitment Limited provides services as an agency and an employment business. We regularly have similar roles in this area. Please see our website for details or send your CV in to us to find out the latest opportunities. By applying for this position you agree to our privacy policy which can be found here: https://www.pararecruit.com/legal/privacy-policy/

Share this job:

Apply now

Similar Jobs

3 days ago

Content Marketing Manager- Flexible Working

Nottingham Competitive Permanent

Content Manager- Marketing I am working with a leading drug discovery CRO who is looking for a Conte...

4 days ago

Statistical Geneticist

Oxford Competitive Permanent

Statistical Geneticist *The office is based in Oxford but they are offering flexible wor...

4 days ago

Bioinformatician- Cambridge

Cambridge Competitive Permanent

Bioinformatician- Cambridge *The company is happy to consider flexible working options*...

4 days ago

Bioinformatics Research Engagement Manager

London Competitive Permanent

Bioinformatics Research Engagement Manager London This is a great opportunity to join...

4 days ago

Support Bioinformatician

London Competitive Permanent

Bioinformatician - Research Support London The post holder provides high calibre bioi...

4 days ago

Bioinformatician - research support

London Plus Benefits Permanent

Bioinformatician - Research Support! London Paramount is working closely with a client w...

4 days ago

Project Manager - Pharmaceuticals - Contract

Hertfordshire Competitive Contract

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join a top 10 pharmaceutical company...

4 days ago

Business Consultant - Pharmaceuticals - Contract

Hertfordshire Competitive Contract

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Business Consultant to join a top 10 pharmaceutical comp...

4 days ago

Deputy Managing Editor - Scientific Publishing

London Competitive Permanent

A Deputy Managing Editor with previous scientific / medical publishing is required to direct and ove...