Bioinformatics Scientist / Computational Biologist / Data Scientist - SANDOZ - Cambridge - Wizbii

Bioinformatics Scientist / Computational Biologist / Data Scientist

  • By SANDOZ
  • Cambridge (United Kingdom)
  • Mathematics / Statistics
2018-09-04T12:35:59+0000

Job description

Job Description

We are seeking a Bioinformatics scientist to join the Biologics Center group (NBC) at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) to help us develop and deliver therapeutic antibodies and proteins.
S/he will assist experimental scientists across the organization in analysing data, such as protein array data, NGS data, protein sequence or structure data, for the advancement of biologics projects. S/he will have to formulate hypothesis and also assist experimental scientists in protein constructs design, antibody library design, antibody and protein engineering. This position requires integrating and understanding biological sciences and bioinformatics techniques to contribute to advancing biologics projects.

Main responsibilities
• Provide bioinformatics support to biologics projects
• Utilize, improve and design bioinformatics tools to respond properly to generic and specific requests from biologics projects
• Work with experimental and computational scientists to set standards, develop tools, algorithms and databases, perform data analysis for advancing biologics knowledge
Posting Title

Bioinformatics Scientist / Computational Biologist / Data Scientist

Seeked profile

Minimum requirements

• Master Degree or Ph.D. in bioinformatics, computational biology, biological sciences or related field.
• 3+ industry experience is a plus.
• Excellent statistical analysis skills of high-throughput biological data, including RNA-seq or protein array.
• Clear understanding of antibody/protein structure and sequence analysis
• Ability to implement own algorithms for the analysis of protein sequences and structures
• Ability to integrate and visualize data from different sources
• Excellent knowledge and experience with state-of-the art bioinformatics tools and databases for the analysis of protein sequences and structures
• Expertise in programming and scripting languages, such as R, python, Java, perl and competency in working in a Unix/Linux environment
• Experience with machine learning techniques
• Ability to collaborate with experimental scientists.
• Able to work and communicate results and concepts to multidisciplinary project teams.
Job Type

Full Time
Country

USA
Work Location

Cambridge, MA
Functional Area

Research & Development
Division

NIBR
Business Unit

Biotherapeutic and Analytical Technologies - NIBR
Employment Type

Regular
Company/Legal Entity

NIBRI
EEO Statement

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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About SANDOZ

Sandoz, une division de Novartis, est un leader mondial parmi les fabricants de médicaments génériques. Sandoz (26400 collaborateurs répartis parmi 130 pays avec un CA de 9.6 milliards USD en 2014) met à disposition des patients et des professionnels de santé des médicaments de qualité dont les prix maitrisés facilitent l’accès aux soins et contribuent à l’optimisation des dépenses de santé. Sandoz France fonde son développement sur la confiance des patients, de ses clients, de ses partenaires et appuie son succès sur : une recherche permanente de l’innovation, tant pour ses produits (génériques et biosimilaires) que pour ses actions ; Un portefeuille large, qui inclut une offre croissante de biosimilaires et qui répond aux besoins essentiels de santé publique ; Le savoir-faire industriel du Groupe Novartis, et de plus de 40 partenaires français ; L’engagement d’équipes fières et responsables, réunies autour d’une vision commune et de valeurs partagées.

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