Senior Data Scientist

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    New Haven County

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    Data Science

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    Very Competitive (TBD depending on candidate)

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Senior Data Scientist - Biotech 

An opportunity to solve some of the biggest diseases using Artificial Intelligence.


Location: New Haven, Conneticut (other locations potentially considered).


The Company:

  • Niche Biotech firm that utilizes novel artificial intelligence to identify the next wave of medicines across neuroscience and immuno-oncology
  • IPO’d one year ago, stock values have doubled since
  • Repositions drugs and takes them through the journey of clinical development
  • Has drugs in clinical trials in the fields of immune-oncology and neuroscience


What you’ll do:

  • Develop innovative AI-based technologies that interface data science with cutting-edge biological and clinical science, and to find new uses for existing medicines
  • Introduce machine learning into all aspects of computational repositioning and clinical trials
  • Participate in presentations and consultations to business stakeholders on analytics results and solutions
  • Work with molecular data and collaboratively develop new analytical techniques specifically for immune-oncology and neuroscience



  • Business acumen with the ability to translate technical concepts in simple terms
  • 6+ years expertise building statistical models using machine learning techniques, classification, predictive analytics etc
  • Software development fundamentals, programming in Python, R, SQL etc
  • Ability to use GitHub/Jira/Linux System Administration
  • Have worked in the biomedical or life sciences fields previously, been exposed to biology data, either through academia / professionally, preferably pharma
  • Worked with molecular/omic data, next-generation sequencing (NGS), RNA-SEQ, Gene expression
  • Ability to use Deep Learning, NLP methods is a bonus
  • Ability to do database work is a bonus


What’s on offer:

  • Become a key part of an agile and growing niche biotech firm
  • Competitive package
  • Work out of the New Haven, Conneticut (other locations potentially considered)