Data Scientist – Bioinformatics – Germany
The position offers the chance for an experienced data scientist to join the R&D team of one of the top global pharmaceutical companies. The position will provide the candidate with an opportunity to apply their computational and mathematical skills to develop innovative methods for analysing complex multi-layered omics data. The successful candidate will have significant experience in data science research.
-Developing and implementing novel analytical approaches to identify novel drug targets and therapeutic mechanisms.
-Lead the development of predictive models, using mathematical, machine learning/artificial intelligence and statistical approaches, for biomarker development and patient stratification.
-Integration and meta-analysis of public & internal data sets to generate testable hypotheses.
-Support the bioinformatics team in implementing innovative statistical methods & data integration approaches.
-Stay up-to-date with novel analytical methodologies, tools and applications.
-Maintain and expand knowledge of high-throughput genomic data sources.
-Contribute to the general development of bioinformatics platforms and capabilities.
-Degree in computer science, data science or related.
-Demonstrated working knowledge of statistical methods and graphical models.
-Knowledge of machine learning methods for example neural networks, random forests, SVMs, regression, clustering, dimensionality reduction or ensemble methods.
-Programming proficiency with Python, R or similar.
-Experience in developing algorithms and workflows.
-Good understanding of NGS techniques and analytical approaches for analysing multi-omics and multimodal data sets is desirable.
-Excellent written and oral communication skills, including an ability to communicate with computational and experimental scientists.
The company’s focus is on the research and development, as well as the manufacturing and marketing of new therapeutics that will improve patients’ treatments.
The successful candidate will be offered a competitive starting salary and benefits, including a car, holidays, life insurance, an attractive pension scheme and annually paid bonus. In addition to this package, the company will also support you in the case of relocation, to make the start into your new role as comfortable as possible.
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Job Reference: SD/DS/BI/LM_1591024682
Broadcast As: 155248
Salary To: Negotiable
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Industry: Pharmaceutical
Recruitment Consultant: Sophia Dreier