DATA SCIENTIST WITH FOCUS ON NEUROSCIENCE

  • Altran Technologies
  • Switzerland
  • 11/09/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

  • A permanent contract with the leader in innovation and high-tech engineering consulting
  • A multi-stage model with career opportunities through specialization prospects, as well as with over 45'000 consultants around the world and revenue of EUR. 2.9 Bn, the Altran Group is the undisputed global leader in Engineering and R&D services (ER&D).
  • In Switzerland, Altran employs more than 250 consultants and aims towards large growth with offices located in Zürich, Basel, Lausanne and Geneva.

Your role

  • Be responsible for designing and implementing analyses using multiple data sources
  • Apply rigor in study design and analytical methods; plan for data processing; design a fit-for-purpose analysis plan, assess effective ways of presenting and delivering the results to maximize impact and interpretability
  • Develop strategic plans to access data sources to support evidence generation, and gain access to data through collaboration or data generation
  • Design and build statistical and machine-learning models for the study of human brain structure and function
  • Collect, process and manage large neuroimaging datasets
  • Collaborate and contribute to functional, cross-functional, enterprise-wide data science communities, networks, collaborations, initiatives to enable broader and more effective use of data and analytics to support business.

Your profile

  • Doctoral degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or Neuroscience, or Master's degree with minimum 5 years’ industry experience developing machine learning applications
  • Experience in the use of high-level programming languages such as Python (preferred), Java and R for complex data analysis
  • Solid experience in Software development
  • Solid understanding of statistics and machine learning algorithms and techniques is required
  • Interested in early research and development
  • Experience with Digital Biomarkers
  • Fluent in English