Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Data Scientist


  • South East
  • £Excellent
  • Engineering & Software

About this job

Excellent opportunity for an early career scientist to join a highly reputable biopharmaceutical organisation as Data Scientist!

This is a multi-faceted position where you will gain exposure to novel approaches to biologics drug discovery.


  • Support and add value to the discovery pipeline: target identification, validation, biomarker discovery & patient stratification using omics data
  • Utilise strong background in biologics and their development to establish analytical workflow and optimise AI methodologies
  • Process, analyse and interpret poly-omic data from across the company portfolio


  • PhD (or equivalent experience) with a proficiency in a range of bioinformatical programming languages such as Python or R
  • Strong understanding of starting principles in statistics, data mining and visualisation of biological data
  • Expertise in integrative analysis of multiple omic data types including advanced statistical, machine learning and deep learning methods
  • Experience of operating in an HPC Unix environment, cloud-based computational and/or pipelining platforms

Please note: This role is initially offered on a 12-month contract with realistic potential to be extended.

Key Words: Data, Big Data, Bioinformatics, Programming, R, Python, Statistical, Data Mining, Data Visualisation, HPC Unix, Cloud-based, Computational, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Biological, Biopharma, Biopharmaceutical, Drug Discovery, Omics, Poly-Omics, Target ID, Target Validation, Biomarker Discovery, Oxford, Hertfordshire, Wiltshire, Berkshire, Oxford, Reading, London, Slough, VRS6727CR

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