2x Professional Analytics Software Engineer - Digital Biomarker (Scientific and Manufacturing) / ro-565

Status: 
closed
Location: 
4070 Basel
Start Date: 
2018-10-01
End Date: 
2019-12-31
Deadline: 
2018-09-07 10:45
Hours per day: 
8,00
Hours per week: 
40,00
Workload: 
100%
Total Hours: 
5.232
Assignment: 

For our Swiss customer located in Basel we are currently looking for (m/f)  two 

Professional Analytics Software Engineers - Digital Biomarker (Scientific and Manufacturing)

•    Type of placement:  15 months, external contract with possible long term extension
•    Company:  major Pharma company in Basel area
•    Salary:  level 3, please ask us for the exact rate range 
 (monthly all in salary levels in CHF,  level1= 5-10k , level2=10-15k,  level3= >15k)

Background

We are looking for two contractors for the Digital Biomarker Program. The successful candidate will establish processes and implementations to handle the big data collected from smartphones and other wearables in clinical trials to discover digital biomarkers. 
 

Tasks & Responsibilities

  •  Implement signal processing and data analysis pipelines for processing large amounts of sensor data collected in clinical trials according to best coding practice 
  •  Modularize existing signal processing and data analysis pipelines to enable reuse of pipelines across clinical trials by a large team of scientists 
  •  Documentation of code used in pipelines 
     

General information

  •  Latest start date: 15.10.2018 
  •  Remote: 1 day per week, prior approval needed. 
  •  Extension: Possible, but not approved yet. 
  •  Travelling: Limited travel, if the project requires, 0 to 25% possible (Europe & USA for meetings, conferences and workshops) 
Requirements: 

Must Haves 

  •  5+ years professional software development experience 
  •  Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related technical fields 
  •  Deep knowledge of Python and one or more of the following programming languages: Java, C/C++, R and Matlab 
  •  Experience with SQL and NoSQL data stores 
  •  Experience in or eagerness to build ETL (extract, transform, load) data pipelines 
  •  Previous working experience with the common Python data analysis stack (e.g. NumPy/SciPy, Pandas, Scikit-learn, etc) 
  •  Ability to write standards-compliant database related code for MongoDB and MySQL 
  •  Familiarity with UNIX/Linux internals and workload management systems (SLURM, SGE or UGE) 
  •  Strong working knowledge of best coding practices (versioning, TDD, debugging) 
  •  Familiar with the Atlassian suite (Confluence, Jira, BitBucket, Bamboo) 
  •  Strong analytical skills combined with conceptual thinking and structured working style 
  •  Ability to work in a multi-cultural team 
  •  Fluent in English 

Nice to Haves

+++ Project-based work experience in the pharmaceutical industry/consulting preferred 
++ Experience with signal processing 
+ One additional language (German is a plus) 

Prefered Interview Dates (YYYY-MM-DD): 
2018-09-12
2018-09-17