Sr. Data Scientist II

Lake County, Illinois, USA
Feb 20, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Independently develop and maintain efficient data transfer and integration workflows for research collaboration data.
  • Independently develop data pipelining processes to transfer files and aggregate custom collaboration data.
  • Participate in project and collaboration-related meetings to understand and anticipate data requirements.
  • Monitor and quality control data integration to maintain high data integrity.
  • Assist internal and external scientists with data loading to appropriate locations.
  • Independently design and develop scientific data analyses to answer scientific or business questions through the integration, visualization, and analysis of data. Demonstrate proficiency across a range of technologies related to the storage, transfer, integration, visualization, and analysis of large and complex data sets.
  • Learn, understand and master new methods and technologies particularly in the area of visual analytics, and act as a resource or mentor for others.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the pharmaceutical and healthcare business, and utilize this knowledge in the rapid advancement of agile, impactful, and cost-effective solutions
  • Effectively organize and present project objectives and progress. Contribute to technical publications and presentations.
  • Understand and adhere to corporate standards regarding applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies, including code of conduct, safety, GxP compliance, and data security.
Qualifications Basic:
  • Expert in data preparation and visualization software; such as, Spotfire, Pipeline Pilot or equivalent data pipelining software, Excel
  • Experience with database creation such as Oracle/SQL, and scripting language(s).
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Master's Degree or equivalent education and 8+ years of experience or Ph.D and 5+ years of experience. Background in life sciences or work experience in the pharmaceutical industry strongly preferred.
  • Ability to multitask and work within timelines.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn, understand and master new technologies.

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