Senior Associate, Data Scientist

Pfizer

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Multiple Locations

Why you should apply for a job to Pfizer:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 78% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 79% would recommend this company to other women
  • 81% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • 23-25 Week Maternity Leave (Fully paid for birth parents)
  • Family building benefits include $35,000 fertility services + $25,000 adoption and surrogacy services
  • Pfizer is a founding member of Healthcare Businesswomen's Association Gender Parity Collaborative
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    Position summary

    er business insights via Artificial Intelligence (AI), statistical, and other analytic methods by collaborating with cross-functional teams within the organization with an overall goal of enhancing tactical and strategic decision making. This role requires a good understanding of technical and business aspects of Machine Learning, Statistics, Clinical Trial data, and Real-World Data. Must be able to understand the analytical needs of business users, to translate the business needs into automation solutions. Requires full Data Science life cycle development experience, including data discovery and engineering, assisting tech team(s) to create hypothesis and selecting models, and test and evaluate models. Should have a strong understanding of relational databases and Clinical Trial data to facilitate data wrangling, exploration of data, and model construction and operationalization. The Sr. associate must be able to drive tangible business value, working under the direction of AQDS Lead by collaborating with other project leads, analysts, and scientific and clinical partners.

    ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

    General:

    • Assist the AQDS lead in implement global strategies, initiatives, processes, and standards to ensure consistent, efficient, and quality Data Science processes to meet expected quality, timelines and deliverables.

    • Work on data science projects end-to-end from inception to insights, including concept development, data identification & engineering, clinical informatics, AI/ML modeling, software quality checks, and documentation, often in a iterative fashion by addressing feedbacks from the broader team.

    • Run SQL queries to extract Operational, Clinical data and Specifications from various information systems, & independently assess and analyze data quality

    • Prepare data including labelling of data for Machine Learning experiments and provide feedback on design of model and analytics.

    • Able to pilot and build POC's to demonstrate and test business value of Machine Learning models, understand Model metrics, iteratively improve Model performance working with tech leads and vendors.

    • Analyze, interpret, and summarize Machine Learning model results using AI/ML, statistics, or other analytics methods.

    • Operationalize, document, and maintain the analytic pipeline developed.

    Develop presentations and trainings for scientific and clinical stakeholders to support drug development.

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Bachelor's degree or above or equivalent experience in a scientific or business related discipline required; Degree in Informatics, or Computer science, or Statistics, or related quantitative sciences degree with equivalent experience preferred

    • 3+ years of work experience post degree, or 1-3 years after a Master's degree of the above disciplines

    • SQL experience with relational databases like Postgres or Oracle or Microsoft.

    • Demonstrated experience with Python and/or R, SAS and Machine Learning model implementation

    • Demonstrated experience with software pipeline development, unit tests and quality checks, and Good Software Practices.

    • Works independently, receives instruction primarily on unusual situations

    • Ability to organize tasks, time and priorities. Able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and react to problems quickly.

    • Ability to communicate with internal & external stakeholders in a clear and logical fashion.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Prior experience working with Clinical Trials data and Real-World Data in large or midsize companies preferred.

    • Prior experience working with omics data.

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    • Must have solid practical understanding of classical machine learning as well as Deep Learning methods, NLP and Knowledge Graphs

    • Must be a team player, with good listening abilities, self-motivated and demonstrate results.

    • Prior working experience with teams spread across different time zones is a plus.

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    Purpose

    Breakthroughs that change patients' lives... At Pfizer we are a patient centric company, guided by our four values: courage, joy, equity and excellence. Our breakthrough culture lends itself to our dedication to transforming millions of lives.

    Digital Transformation Strategy

    One bold way we are achieving our purpose is through our company wide digital transformation strategy. We are leading the way in adopting new data, modelling and automated solutions to further digitize and accelerate drug discovery and development with the aim of enhancing health outcomes and the patient experience.

    Flexibility

    We aim to create a trusting, flexible workplace culture which encourages employees to achieve work life harmony, attracts talent and enables everyone to be their best working self. Let's start the conversation!

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is crucial to building a successful business. As an employer, Pfizer is committed to celebrating this, in all its forms - allowing for us to be as diverse as the patients and communities we serve. Together, we continue to build a culture that encourages, supports and empowers our employees.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Pfizer:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 78% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 79% would recommend this company to other women
  • 81% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • 23-25 Week Maternity Leave (Fully paid for birth parents)
  • Family building benefits include $35,000 fertility services + $25,000 adoption and surrogacy services
  • Pfizer is a founding member of Healthcare Businesswomen's Association Gender Parity Collaborative