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Data Scientist - Bioinformatics

BuckinghamshireContract
£250 - £320 per day
Job Reference: J5633663
Updated On: 19/08/2020
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: IS&T

Skills: Informatics - Bioinformatics, IS&T - Software Development, IS&T - Data Integrity, IS&T - Development - Python, IS&T - Development - R, IS&T - Data Science, Informatics - Programming

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Data Scientist - Bioinformatics to join a leading pharmaceutical company based in the Buckinghamshire area. As the Data Scientist - Bioinformatics you will be responsible for developing data science techniques to support clinical trials

Key Duties and Responsibilities

1. Affect new target identification, target validation, biomarker discovery and patient stratification using omics data

2. Establish analytical workflows and develop AI methodologies for integrative analysis of poly-omic data and biological knowledge

3. A thorough understanding of fundamental concepts in statistics, data mining, and visualization of biological data types and the standard tools used in these domains.

4. Develop machine learning, including deep learning approaches to predict targets and potential biomarkers and stratify patients.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Data Scientist - Bioinformatics we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. PHD in data science or similar bioinformatic field

2. A thorough understanding of fundamental concepts in statistics, data mining, and visualization of biological data types and the standard tools used in these domains.

3. Experience of operating in a HPC Unix environment, cloud-based computational and/or pipelining platforms, and proficiency in a range of programming languages common to the bioinformatics community such as Python or R.
Luke Sandilands
Your Recruitment ConsultantLuke SandilandsLuke.sandilands@hyperec.com
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.