Senior Data Scientist – Causal & Predictive Analytics

Senior Data Scientist – Causal & Predictive Analytics


2 companies and one incredible alliance!

Novartis and Microsoft have formed an alliance to utilise data & Artificial Intelligence (AI) in order to develop transformative medicines faster and more cost-effectively for patients worldwide.

We are seeking an inspiring leader and team builder to join the Novartis Innovation AI Lab to advance the field of Life Science and healthcare analytics.

In this newly formed alliance with Microsoft, you will lead Causal & Predictive analysis for Novartis.

Your responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Conduct end-to-end Causal & Predictive analysis of large scale healthcare data sets.
• Take a hands-on role to deliver on multiple highly visible data science projects.
• Serve as an ambassador for Novartis Data Science by presenting and publishing articles at conferences, business meetings and academic institutions.
• Facilitate design and creation of knowledge repositories, keeping ahead of the latest development in the field.
• Collaborate with the Digital and Data Science and Artificial Intelligence teams and inspire others on culture change.


What you’ll bring to the role:

• An advanced degree (master’s or doctoral) in a highly quantitative field including but not limited to Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Computational Physics, Electrical.
• English - Fluent written and spoken.
• Three or more years of relevant thought leadership experience in Causal & Predictive analytics.
• A proven track record of communicating and partnering with senior stakeholders to deliver scalable global solutions.
• Experience conducting end-to-end analysis for large scale healthcare data sets.

Desirable requirements:

• Experience conducting end-to-end analysis for large scale healthcare data sets
• Previous experience in either pharma, biotech or healthcare desired.

Why consider Novartis?

750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration, and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

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