Platform Scientist

Posted 18 Aug 2023

Bangalore, Karnataka - India

Req Id 266696

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 unimageable with us.

Job Purpose:
Collaborate internally and externally to design, deploy, and maintain digital platforms in our DS/CMS ecosystem. Maintain technological infrastructure and platforms that enable efficient and effective data-driven R&D processes. Working closely with different R&D stake holders to ensure that our eco system meets the technical requirements and goals of the organization


Your role:
Platform Design and Architecture: designing and architecting the technological infrastructure and platforms that support DS/CMS initiatives while ensuring scalability, reliability, and performances
Platform Implementation: configuring systems, integrating third-party tools and services, and ensuring the smooth operation of the platform

Platform Maintenance and Support: ongoing maintenance, monitoring problems and supporting users to optimize utilization
Scalability and Performance Optimization: focus on designing platforms that can scale to handle large volumes of data and complex analytics workloads
Data Management and Integration: designing and implementing data pipelines, data ingestion mechanisms, and data integration strategies to aggregate and process data from diverse sources
Optimized eco system: establish seamless connections between various components and entities involved in CS/CMS and cross functions activities 
Security and Compliance: establish appropriate security measures to protect sensitive data, implement access controls, and adhere to data privacy regulations
Collaboration and Stakeholder Management: work together to understand requirements, provide technical expertise, ensure that the platform meets the needs of its users and constant communication with designated stake holders


Who you are:

B.Sc (or higher) in Computer Science, Information Systems,  Data Science , Data Architecture or equivalent industry experience
Working on a major system through some part of its lifecycle, or a smaller system throughout its lifecycle

Expertise in data transformation, data integration techniques, data governance, data quality assurance, and data privacy regulations
Platform maintenance and support, experience in troubleshooting and resolving issues
Pharmaceutical Industry Knowledge, R&D processes and specific data science challenges 
Collaboration and communication, working in multidisciplinary teams and effectively communicating with R&D stakeholders
Continuous learning and adaptability, demonstrated commitment to continuous learning, staying updated with new technologies and industry trends

•    Attention to detail and quality orientation to ensure applications are reliable, accurate, and free of errors
•    Customer service oriented with ability to address customer pain points and understand the business needs
•    Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with DS colleagues, architects, developers & engineers
•    Strong problem-solving skills, analytical thinking, and the ability to break down complex problems into manageable components
•    Adaptability and learning agility for new technologies, tools, and evolving industry trends (prototyping and iterative development)

Technical/Functional Skills and Knowledge:
•    Platform Architecture proficiency in designing and architecting scalable, reliable, and efficient data science platforms
•    Programming and Scripting, basic programming skills in languages such as Python, R, or Java considered a plus
•    Data Integration, designing and implementing data integration pipelines, data ingestion mechanisms, and data transformation processes
•    Data Security and Privacy, understanding of data security best practices, encryption, access controls, and compliance with data privacy regulations 
•    Collaboration Tools: proficiency in collaboration tools and version control systems (e.g., Git) for effective teamwork, code sharing, and version management

Job Location: Bangalore or Hyderabad

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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