Senior Clinical Data Scientist I
JOB TITLE : SENIOR CLINICAL DATA SCIENTIST I
CAREER LEVEL: D
Leverage technology to impact patients and ultimately save lives
Do you have expertise in, and passion for, information technology? Would you like to apply your expertise to impact the IT strategy in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? If so, AstraZeneca might be the one for you!
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious disease. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work.
ABOUT OUR IT TEAM
It’s a dynamic and results-oriented environment to work in – but that’s why we like it. There are countless opportunities to learn and grow, whether that’s exploring new technologies in hackathons, or redefining the roles and work of colleagues, forever. Shape your own path, with support all the way. Diverse minds that work cross- functionally and broadly together.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Senior Clinical Data Scientist I is responsible for developing CM functionalities. May coordinate work of other personnel developing standard and/or study-specific functionalities. Acts as subject matter expert for selected CM functionalities. Works closely with RbQM leads and other Data Scientists
Will work independently and take responsibility for specific CM deliveries
Demonstrates good R programming skills
Can participate in development of new standard CM functionalities. Tasks can involve gathering of requirements, programming, testing and documentation.
Can design, develop and lead development of study specific CM analyses. Tasks can involve gathering of requirements, programming, testing, documentation, coordination of work of other involved personnel.
Can design, develop and lead development of data mapping to CM functionalities. Tasks can involve gathering of requirements, programming, testing, documentation and coordination of work of other involved personnel.
Can be responsible for maintenance of data mapping and study specific CM analyses to ensure they continue to work in line with requirements; acts as a subject matter expect
Identifies opportunities to improve deliveries and best practice
Provides practical solutions for problems
Leads delivery of specific tasks with other CM staff
Can contribute to function by training and mentoring of more junior staff
Can lead activities related to development of CM functionalities for a study or project
Education, Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Educational degree (BSc/Msc/PhD) in Life Science, Computer Science or Information Science and 2 years of experience in the application of information and knowledge management in a clinical or scientific setting, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Has good knowledge of R programming language
Good communication skills in both written and spoken English
Has basic knowledge of SQL
Previous knowledge of at least one BI platform is an advantage
Previous experience in life science and clinical studies is an advantage
WHY JOIN US ?
We’re a network of high-reaching self-starters who contribute to something far bigger. We enable AstraZeneca to perform at its peak by delivering premier technology and data solutions.
We’re not afraid to take ownership and run with it. Empowered with unrivalled freedom. Put simply, it’s because we make a significant impact. Everything we do matters.
SO, WHAT’S NEXT?
Are you already envisioning yourself joining our team? Good, because we’d love to hear from you! Click the link to apply and we’ll be in touch as soon as we can.
WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE?
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