Senior Scientist Knowledge Management

  • Firmenich
  • Jonction, Genève, Switzerland
  • 04/04/2020
Full time Data Science Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
Lead projects to create custom solutions adapted to specific research needs

Interact with scientists to translate requirements into use cases and functional specifications

Contribute to the development of data analysis and visualization tools

Support R&D Users of our Scientific R&D Information Platform

Ensure data organization and integrity of relational databases

Support the integration of new software releases to maintain a robust and effective system

We value:
University degree (preferably Ph.D.) in Science or Engineering, preferably in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Cheminformatics and/or Bioinformatics

At least 5 years work experience

Solid experience with chemical/biological data management systems like Electronic Lab Notebooks (ELN), chemical registration systems, and chemical inventory solutions. Familiarity with such products from PerkinElmer (CambridgeSoft) or Dotmatics is a plus

Knowledge of SQL and relational database management

Good knowledge of some programming technologies such as Python, JavaScript (Node.js), HTML + CSS, PHP, .Net, R, and familiarity with tools such as Pipeline Pilot or KNIME is a plus

Experience in project management, rigorous, with a strong analytical mindset and excellent problem-solving skills, excellent interpersonal skills to facilitate cross-functional communication, autonomous, with strong organizational skills and the ability to take initiative

We offer:
The ability to be a part of a highly creative, diverse and imaginative team in an incredibly competitive and inspiring industry.

A fast-paced environment surrounded by some of the biggest talents and brands in the flavors, beauty and fragrance industries.

An opportunity to be part of an international R&D team that both tackles fundamental scientific questions and has direct business impact.

Excellent opportunities for career development