1 month ago
Baden-Württemberg, Germany Pension, bonus, healthcare Permanent
Job Reference: SER/CMDR_1629388662
Principal Scientist - Computational Biology for Cardiometabolic Diseases! Germany
Paramount is working this Principal Scientist - Computational Biology for Cardiometabolic Diseases role 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.
As Principal Scientist in a multi-disciplinary environment you will identify novel putative targets by cutting edge In silico analysis. You will strengthen new therapeutic concepts and identify biomarkers in the area of cardiometabolic diseases (e.g. retinopathies, NASH, obesity), using cutting-edge computational methods to drive faster, improved decision making, ultimately developing impactful therapies for our patients.
Tasks & responsibilities
*Together with the therapeutic area (TA), you conceive and direct the implementation of data-driven solutions to support target identification, target-driven research and presentation of results to your stakeholders, the TA and the gCBDS management board.
*You work with data from multiple omics domains or genetics using established and innovative methods.
*In interdisciplinary teams you contribute to projects during all phases - from experimental design to downstream analysis.
*Aiming to push boundaries in drug discovery you establish and develop new analysis strategies in the field of omics data, network biology and machine learning.
*PhD in bioinformatics, computational biology, systems biology research or a similar discipliner with strong quantitative focus and excellent programming skills. Alternatively, master's degree with long-term professional experience
*Several years of professional expertise in the pharmaceutical industry
*In-depth knowledge in bioinformatics and computational biology with a focus on omics data
*Sound expertise in programming with R/Bioconductor and / or Python with a solid background in statistics and experimental design
*Previous experience in leading projects in cardiometabolic indications is a plus
*Highly motivated team player with excellent organization- and communication skills.
*Fluency in English, both written and spoken
In return the client offers some amazing benefits which include, a bonus, pension, relocation allowance. They also offer a competitive salary, a generous amount of vacation time, and numerous benefits towards your wellness & financial health and work-life balance. Plus, an onsite gym, in-house doctor and best-in-class cafeterias and coffee bars to keep you energised and healthy. The list is endless!
If you wish to hear more about this exciting opportunity then contact Seema Rana on t: +44 (0)121 616 3404 | m: +44 (0)7985 635091 or Email email@example.com
Keywords: Data, Pharmaceuticals, Bioinformatics, Biology, Integration, Scientific, Germany, Drug Discovery, Research and development, Product Management, Life Sciences, Cardio-metabolic disease, Scientist