Senior Data Scientist - Translational Informatics

  • Quartz Bio
  • Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
  • 09/09/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

We are pioneers at technology enabled services for biomarker data management and translational informatics. Managing and Analyzing this Complex Biomarker is a biomarker driven clinical research and data scientist.

Our scientific team uses innovative technologies to rapidly interrogate biomarker data so you can stratify patients, identify novel drug targets, characterize MoA, and swiftly reach actionable information.

You will find programming and informatics services supporting translational research and clinical trials of healthcare products such as drugs and companion diagnostics. You want to design and build new data set processes for modeling, data mining, and production purposes and figure out new ways to improve data and search quality.

Does this describe you?

You are a hybrid of a data hacker, analyst, communicator and trusted advisor.
You are in a dynamic environment and a rapidly evolving field.
You are in the process of learning
how to do it
Taming unstructured information and analyzing it is exciting to you
You have a natural curiosity about data and a real passion for finding new tools and platforms
You have an open mind and are flexible making it easy for you to pick up on new programming trends in this ever -changing space
You are in tune with our client's needs understanding What They want to achieve

A little about what you'll be doing with us ...

You will build source code in R for use in biomarker data management, translational informatics, and biomarker driven clinical research
You will develop and execute data processing. Quality control (QC) and analysis pipelines for biomarker data: such as flow cytometry, TCR sequencing, next-generation sequencing, gene expression, IHC and immunoassays
You will develop documentation and data specifications
you want to perform source code validation and application testing
You will contribute to the advancement of Precision's technology-based services in biomarker data management
You will Collaborate with team members and may handle or Provide mentorship to junior level staff
You will work on advanced complex problems and may take the lead in running a project to completion

What You'll Need:
Minimum Required:
Master's or PhD in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Biostatistics, Biology or related field

Expert knowledge of R programming
Experience with genomic data and / or public databases (eg TCGA, dbGaP)
Experience with relational databases search as MySQL
Experience with source code management system: such as git
Proven ability to work expertly under Unix / Linux environment
Experience with processing biomarker data: such as high-content flow cytometry, high-throughput or targeted gene expression assays (eg nano string, RNA-Seq), or other specialty lab data (eg, immunoassays, IHC, SNP genotyping, qPCR)
Ability to present work internally and externally
Ability to work unabhängig with little to no instruction on routine work
Exercises discernment within gene rally defined practices Selecting to approach for Obtaining results
Great teammate contributing to a positive, collaborative working environment
Extended work hours may be required to meet business demands
Read, write, speak fluently and comprehensively the English language

Precision Medicine Group is an integrated team of experts in fields from advanced labs to translational informatics, clinical trial delivery, and regulatory affairs, payer insights to marketing communications. Together, we help our pharmaceutical and life-sciences clients conquer product development and commercialization.