Senior Data Scientist - Biotechnology

Posted 31 July 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Full Time
Discipline Clinical & DataLife Science Consulting
Contact NameSophie Packer

Job description

Mantell Associates are thrilled to have partnered with a Biotech startup backed by some of the most well-known and reputable investors in the world. They harness data and AI to develop novel therapies to target a broad range of therapies. They're looking for a passionate Senior level Data Scientist to join their team.

Senior Data Scientist - Responsibilities:

  • Apply, extend and develop cutting-edge computational methods for analyzing single-cell -omics / NGS data

  • Work as a member of teams of world-class data scientists developing and deploying robust, generalizable solutions to core scientific problems

  • Develop models for analyzing such data in combination with other paired data modalities

  • Collaborate with other data scientists and engineers to develop rigorous data-driven methods to support translational drug development

Senior Data Scientist - Requirements:

  • Msc / PhD (preferred) in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Statistics or similar

  • 5+ years of Data Science / Computational work in a Life Sciences or biotechnology setting

  • Expertise in machine learning/probabilistic modeling and methods development for applications in biology (e.g., NGS, single-cell -omics etc.)

  • Experience with high-dimensional biological datasets

  • Fluency and familiarity with Python and any of the common ML frameworks (PyTorch, Tensorflow, Jax)

  • Track record of effective cross-functional collaboration

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact us at +44 (0)20 3854 7700.