Senior Data Scientist (all genders)

Posted 17 Jul 2023

Darmstadt, Hessen - Germany

Req Id 265598


Work Your Magic with us!

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your role:

You will be joining the Data Science & Solutions Delivery team, as part of our Global Healthcare Operations Digital, Data and IT department. The team works in close collaboration with the HDD, Business Partner teams and Data and Analytics Architecture team and is responsible for delivering digital and data solutions on Uptimize, in line with our Data Strategy. Data Science projects spread across the whole Global Healthcare Operations business sector, ranging from GCD, manufacturing, supply, and quality of our biotech and pharmaceutical medicines, as well as for medical devices.

The Senior Data Scientist is expected to lead project teams and act as product owner. These teams execute analytics projects and develop algorithms and applications to solve our business problems. This includes tasks like stakeholder management, presentation of results, coordination of work packages for the project team and the implementation of algorithms.  In particular, the Senior Data Scientist plans and leads the development of data analytics techniques, methodologies and solutions by applying statistical, machine learning and other modelling methods. You are expected to give guidance and consult less experienced colleagues and share your knowledge throughout the team and the company. Moreover, you help our internal customers to understand and implement the results.


Who you are:

  • Master or Ph.D. in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or a similar field
  • Three to six years of professional experience outside academia, preferably experience in Supply Chain, Manufacturing or Quality
  • Strong skills in Machine Learning, Statistics and Predictive Modelling applied to use cases in Supply Chain, Manufacturing or Quality
  • Strong knowledge in AWS, incl. Lambda, CloudFormation, SageMaker
  • Project management experience
  • Proficiency in Python (R is a plus)
  • Comfortable reporting results to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to work with people from various backgrounds/cultures
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the desire to share knowledge and skills
  • Experience in developing in BI tools, e.g. Tableau, PowerBI
  • Creation/Maintenance of data pipelines, e.g. via SQL, PySpark and Pandas


Position can be located in Spain


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!

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