Biological Data Scientist (DDM)
Location:
Collegeville , Pennsylvania
Posted:
February 21, 2018
Reference:
WD105889
Why You?

Basic qualifications:
• MS or equivalent with relevant experience in Computational Science
• Evidence of a broad knowledge of computational sciences which will include a deep knowledge of one or more areas of machine learning and analysis of high content datasets
• Demonstrated ability to build robust statistical models from large scientific data sets
• Demonstrated ability to utilize computer programming and scripting languages such as R, C/C++, Python or Java.
• Evidence of identifying, developing, and applying innovative solutions to scientific and technological problems faced in the Life Sciences
• Evidence of strong critical thinking skills
• Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with scientists in other disciplines, in particular bioassay scientists, with a positive, collegial, collaborative attitude
• A keen interest or some background in Biology

Preferred qualifications:
• PhD in a STEM discipline
• Demonstrated skills in building models based on high content biological data
• Demonstrated skills to programmatically collect, combine, mine and analyze complex biological and chemical data
• Experience with scientific pipelining tools such as Pipeline Pilot or Knime.

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

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