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Data Sourcing Lead

£60,000 - £78,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5634354
Updated On: 26/01/2021
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: IS&T

Skills: Informatics - PhD, IS&T - Business Information Management (BIM), IS&T - Business Intelligence, IS&T - Data Integrity, IS&T - Architect, IS&T - Client Engagement, IS&T - Data Science

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Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Data Sourcing Lead to join the research division of a leading pharmaceutical company based in the South of England. The Data Sourcing Lead you is a newly created role to ensure that there is a continual supply of new and innovative data sources for the use of new drug development

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Data Sourcing Lead will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As the Data Sourcing Lead you will bring your understanding of the opportunities in this space to support an analytical community through acquiring suitable data resources that meet the standards appropriate to generating true value in drug discovery

2. You will identify opportunities to drive the acquisition of scientifically relevant, high-quality, analytics-ready data, enabling the community to access valuable data sources and derive critical drug development

3. You will be skilled in navigating the operational, organisational, legal/regulatory, technical hurdles and you will be creative in sourcing appropriate data from environments as diverse as commercial vendors, public/private partnerships, healthcare institutions and through collaborative research agreements.

4. In this role you will have a great opportunity to drive the data strategy for a highly passionate and motivated drug discovery team made up of bioinformaticians, data scientists and scientific programmers

Role Requirements

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

1.A minimum of MSc (or equivalent) in Data Science, Computer Science, IT or an equivalent scientific discipline, a prolonged, intimate relationship with data, a strategic mindset and fearless attitude towards administrative barriers and legal terms.

2. Previous experience with diverse biomedical data curation and management in a relevant life-science sector (pharmaceutical, academic or healthcare).

3. Knowledge of pharmaceutical research and development. Conceptual understanding of health informatics (EMR, claims), bioinformatics (omics), genetics and molecular biology is required.
David Powell
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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.