Senior Data Engineer- Biologics

West Sacramento, CA, United States
Apr 16, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Data Scientist/Data Engineer - Biologics, are to:

  • Working closely with Research & Development Information Technology (R&D IT) and other global partners;
  • Design and extend new and existing data repositories, including the design of a data lake;
  • Automate data extraction, transport, transformation and preprocessing pipelines and processes;
  • Will manage and code ad hoc queries to enable data analytics;
  • Collaborate with internal and external colleagues and vendors to improve the operation of the Data Science team's infrastructure;
  • Participate in problem solving with team members from other functional teams and sites;
  • Communicate effectively through listening, documentation, and presentation, especially using compelling visualization tools.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, or related field, with minimum of 4 years relevant experience or;
  • MS in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, or related field, with minimum of 8 years relevant experience or
  • BS in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, or related field, with minimum of 10 years relevant experience;
  • Proficiency in Python, SQL and/or R is required. Prior experience with Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) pipelines is a must.
  • Experience leading a small team in software project management, machine learning, experimental design and statistical design are desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills with scientists from diverse backgrounds, ability to work independently and as a part of a project team, ability to prioritize tasks and work on a deadline.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in industry;
  • Familiarity and exposure to cloud platform administration;
  • Experience with NoSQL databases.

Domestic Relocation assistance is offered for this position.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: CA-West Sacramento