Connecting...

Banner Default Image

Data Scientist

Location: England Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Sector: IT & Telecoms Type: Contract
Contact: Sam Francis Job Published: 6 days ago

Data Scientist

Remote

£600-£650/day

Typical Accountabilities

  • Collaborate with Payer and Epidemiology teams to maximise the value derived from large observational research data
  • Deliver analyses of data from EMR, claims and primary observational data required by TA RWE strategies
  • Support the development of IVS strategies and selection of optimised contact models for prioritised markets through analysis of RWD
  • Provide scientific guidance on the application of Real World Evidence and observational research data to address issues across the Oncology and Biopharmaceuticals business units
  • Provide technical input, options and directions to strategic decisions made by observational study teams on study design, data partner selection and best practices in RWE data utilization
  • Support technical teams to provide access to analytical tools and develop visual analytics to enable self-serving applications for end customers
  • Provide clear technical input, options, and direction to strategic decisions on RWE platform and capability build
  • Provide support for strategic decisions on Medical Evidence and Observational Research external collaborations in the US and other markets
  • Assist in building a capability that becomes a source of sustained competitive advantage for in identifying, acquiring, integrating and mining diverse RW data from multiple geographic and healthcare system sources to support evidence generation and real-world studies
  • Evaluate and assess strengths and weaknesses of external RW data sources, and potential partners for advancing the data strategy for specific therapeutic areas
  • Maintain a strong insight into the capabilities of potential external partners in RWE, especially for US and emerging markets.

Education, Qualifications, Skills and Experience

Essential

  • PhD or MS in data science or other advanced degree in life sciences with post doctoral or other training/work in Medical/Health Informatics or related field
  • Experience in real-world evidence and familiarity with health economics/epidemiology, and quantitative science such as health outcome modelling
  • Expertise in EMR/Health IT, disease registries, and insurance claims databases
  • Expertise in clinical data standards, medical terminologies and controlled vocabularies used in healthcare data and ontologies (ICD9/10/ReadCode)
  • Experience in supporting pharmacoepidemiology studies with proven track record of advancing approaches with data science
  • Experience in Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP) generation and execution for observational studies
  • Expertise in methods development and application using statistical languages such as R/Matlab/SAS/SQL/Hadoop/Python
  • Experience in advanced visualisation and visual analytics of routinely collected healthcare data

Desirable

  • Expertise in data mining approaches within healthcare settings generating insight from routinely collected healthcare data
  • A history of patient care or equivalent background of working at a patient care setting that allows the candidate to bring medical perspective into real-world evidence generation and observational studies
  • Demonstrated ability to build long-term relationships with stakeholders at senior levels, understand relevant scientific/business challenges at a deep level and translate into a programme of informatics activities to deliver defined value
  • Ability to lead & manage multi-disciplinary data science projects

Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business.
We will contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. Privacy Policy. Equal Opportunity and Diversity Policy.

Similar Jobs

Salesforce Developer

England £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits

Lead Salesforce DeveloperRemote/Kent based 1 or 2 days a week£60,000-£70,000 + some excellent benefits and bonus:Bonus Scheme linked to yours and the company's performancePension scheme with employer contributions as well as your own28 days holiday, increasing with s...

Apply
Linkedin_track