Scientific Data Analyst

Our client, a global information provider, requires a new Scientific Data Analyst to support one of their main customers within Biopharmaceutical Scientific Intelligence.

We need someone with excellent knowledge of supporting innovative research and discovery environments and have a strong information science / data analytics background.

This can be a home based role, but will require you to be within 2 hours commutable distance from the the client and main customer in Boston Massachusetts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct scientific literature searches & business information searches.
  • Gather, analyse and interpret data sets from internal and external sources. Present findings and relevant stakeholders.
  • Organise, prepare and deliver targeted results from multiple information sources in multiple formats.
  • Work with internal clients to determine research requirements and represent scientific expertise at the inter-departmental level.
  • Evaluate/recommend new information sources that might enhance the business strategy.
  • Support initiatives that are strategic to the department and broader organisational.

Skills & Experience:

  • Life Sciences experience is a must
  • 3 – 6 years' experience working in a scientific discipline preparing and presenting information analysis
  • Proficient in information science/data science principles
  • Experience working within therapeutic project teams
  • Experience with commercial tools or platforms like SpotFire/Tableau/Pipeline Pilot, and research techniques etc 
  • Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel
  • Expertise in business and information analysis
  • Ability to create complex data queries
  • Proven ability to analyse and interpret large data sets and communicate insights
  • A knowledge of machine learning approaches desirable
  • Self-driven
  • Able to communicate effectively
  • Ability to travel regularly by car to the client site in the greater Boston area