Data Scientist - Bioinformatics

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


Job ID :

9590


Company Type :

Staffing Firms


Industry :

Sales


Education Level :

PhD


Address 1 :

Western Europe,Germany,Germany,


Key Skills :

Keywords: Data Science, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Random Fo


Salary :

Negotiable


Date Posted :

24 Nov, 2017



Company Name :

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


Location1 :

Germany




Job Category :

Scientific Jobs


Experience :

Fresher


Job Type:

Permanent


Travel Amount:

negotiable





Description

Data Scientist - Bioinformatics
12 Month Contract - Germany

A great opportunity has come available for a Postdoctoral Researcher in Data Science to join a global biopharmaceutical leader transforming the lives of those with severe diseases. The client focuses on central nervous system and immunology disorders and aim to tackle unmet medical needs around the world. The client aims to understand the different molecular origins of disease in different patient sub-populations to cater personalised medicine.
The aim is to stratify AD (Alzheimer's Disease) and PD (Parkinsons Disease) patients and build predictive models of disease progression. You will be responsible for developing and implementing the necessary unsupervised and supervised machine learning models. Moreover, you will work closely together with a further bioinformatics postdoc to develop novel data analytical methods for scoring mutational burden of pathways on individual patient level with the purpose to generate informative features for machine learning models. You will be part of a highly motivated, multi-disciplinary team all driven by a passion to improve our understanding of the molecular mechanisms that drive complex, chronic diseases and response to treatment.
Requirements:
*Flexibility, genuine intellectual curiosity, ideation and eagerness to contribute are key elements of the position.
*PhD in computer science / bioinformatics / applied mathematics
*The individual should have a demonstrable experience and passion for machine learning, data mining and data visualization.
*Good theoretical understanding and real hands-on experience with a certain range of supervised and unsupervised machine learning methods, such as ensemble learning techniques (e.g. boosting, Random Forests), kernel methods (e.g. SVM), (non-linear) dimensionality reduction and feature selection methods. Practical knowledge of Bayesian inference methods and deep learning is a plus.
*Deep knowledge of relevant scripting and analytics software, including R and Python. Additional knowledge of C++ is a plus.
*Some basic understanding of Biology, Chemistry, and Drug Discovery is required.
*Confidence programming in a Linux / HPC environment, including shell scripting (bash, tcsh)
*Good communication skills to ensure alignment between computational and life scientists, physicians as well as management.

Please do not hesitate to contact Harvey Uppal at huppal@pararecruit.com or call (+44) 121 616 3407 to discuss this opportunity further.

Keywords: Data Science, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Random Forest, SVM, Drug Discovery, HPC, Data Mining, Python, C++.

Paramount Recruitment Limited provides services as an agency and an employment business. We regularly have similar roles in this area. Please see our website for details or send your CV in to us to find out the latest opportunities.


Company Name:

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


Headquarters:

No. 5 Lower Temple Street,No. 5 Lower Temple Street


Sector:

Staffing Firms


Country:

United Kingdom


Zipcode:

B1 1QU


Website:

www.paramountrecruitment.co.uk


Employees:

less than 100


Industry:

Pharmaceutical Recruitment


City:

Birmingham


Phone No. :

+44 (0)121 616 3460


Specialist in Permanent, Contract and Interim recruitment solutions to the Pharmaceutical and Life Science industries throughout Europe.

Our goal is to assist our candidates in finding that “perfect fit” between individual skills and experience and the right career opportunity. We identify and only present the positions that accurately reflect a chosen professional path. We discuss opportunities in detail, respect choices and ask permission prior to presenting any details to prospective clients. We brief and prepare every candidate for client meetings, and once the interview process is complete, provide feedback in a timely manner.

Our clients choose Paramount because:
• We are a Corporate Member of REC (Recently Inspected)
• We aspire to build long-term partnerships
• Our consultants are highly trained with expert market knowledge
• We are one of the most effective advertisers on the Internet
• We provide tailored Recruitment Solutions
• We keep up-to-date with Industry information – Salary scales, market knowledge, skills shortages

For more information,visit www.paramountrecruitment.co.uk.

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Established in January 2003, Paramount Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy which has grown to be one of the leading recruiters to the Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries, throughout the UK and Europe.

Our Vision is to be internationally recognised and admired as the number one recruitment solutions provider to the Healthcare Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries.

Our Mission is to employ the best Consultants, whose aim is to deliver a professional and superior service to ensure our clients achieve their business goals and our candidates attain their career aspirations.
 
Our Values define who we are as an organisation and what makes us different. They influence the way we work with each other – and the way we serve our clients and candidates:

  • Respect - Paramount people listen, engage and contribute to ensure we make  the best possible decisions.  We are proud to work in recruitment.  Our diversity    makes our team uniquely adaptable to whatever challenges be it location, industry or culture we work in.
  • Integrity - Credibility means everything.  We are honest and transparent in our approach with everyone.
  • Entrepreneurial - We make it our business to excel when others can’t.  We relish the opportunity of a challenge using innovative and unique solutions.  We strive to be the agency of choice.
  • Experts Continuous knowledge building and sharing is central to our success.  We work in partnership with clients and candidates, our combined knowledge of industry and recruitment ensures we match the right person to the right job at the right time.
  • Success – At Paramount we recognise and reward achievement, we nurture an environment where people can fulfil and maximise their potential.

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