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Senior Data Scientist

CambridgeshirePermanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5636577
Updated On: 07/06/2022
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Science, Genomics

Skills: Informatics - Bioinformatics, Informatics - PhD, IS&T - Development - Python, IS&T - Development - R, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatics, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatician, IT Pharma - Computational - Python, IT Pharma - Computational - R, IT Pharma - Computational - Data Science, IT Pharma - Computational - Statistics, IT Pharma - Computational - Data Analysis

Job Information

Role Overview

HRS are recruiting for a Senior Data Scientist to join an innovative Biotech company based in the Cambridge area. Having grown rapidly and with two oncological products progressing into clinical trials, this position will be key to developing methods for statistical associations between microbiota composition and healthy / disease states.
This will be an ideal opportunity for a Data Scientist / Computational Scientist to be involved in the early stage development of novel live bacterial therapeutics.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

In this role as Senior Data Scientist, you will be responsible for:

1. Analysis association of large-scale biological datasets (metagenomics / transcriptomics etc.) using clinical metadata.

2. Developing & identifying new analytical, statistical & machine learning methods to continuously improve and expand the informatics platform.

3. Provide statistical input into study designs & analysis plans for complex data sets.

Role Requirements

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

1. A PhD (or equivalent experience) in Data Science, Statistics or a related discipline.

2. A working knowledge and practical experience with machine learning methods, e.g.: clustering, feature selection, dimension reduction, tree-based models.

3. Proficient with a high-level programming language, e.g.: Python, R, Go

4. Experience of working with clinical datasets, patient metadata or metagenomics data.
Ariana Dewji
Your Recruitment ConsultantAriana DewjiAriana.Dewji@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.