Fantastic opportunity to work with a top 20 Pharmaceutical company based in Germany!
We are partnered with a client who develops breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical needs for both humans and animals. They focus on long-term performance.
Do you want to be part of their exciting new unit playing a crucial part in developing and implementing data workflows?
Then join their team and take part in their aim to integrate large external multimodal healthcare datasets into a secure data foundation to identify novel biological mechanisms in disease.
Tasks and Responsibilities
*As a Senior Data Steward, you provide leadership in the development, execution and implementation of our data-driven innovation strategy ensuring long-term value of data assets according to FAIR principles.
*You manage the implementation of a data foundation in close collaboration with IT-teams and business subject matter experts.
*By engaging with external owners of large healthcare datasets, you define, curate and ingest data into a data foundation.
*Whilst building cross-functional linking and alignment of data concepts, vocabularies and taxonomies you ensure a seamless connection of data from different domains.
*By coordinating and leading domain-specific data stewardship activities, you ensure adherence to overarching data governance guidelines and principles (e.g. alignment of terminologies).
*In addition to the tasks above, you manage and facilitate access to relevant data with internal groups.
*PhD in biology, chemistry, pharmacy bioinformatics, information sciences or a related field. Alternatively completed Master studies with several years of professional experience
*Extensive experience in multidisciplinary and international environments as well as proven expertise in leading digital & large data projects with several team members
*In-depth understanding of data domains that are relevant for pre-clinical and clinical drug discovery and development, including Real-world evidence.
*Experience and understanding of data integration and management concepts such as semantic data integration, data modelling (e.g. with ontologies and taxonomies), knowledge graphs & FAIR principles
*Familiarity with Semantic Web technologies such as RDF, SPARQL, OWL, SKOS as well as Knowledge concerning IT data infrastructure concepts like data lake, data warehouses or graph data bases
*A track record of handling, ingesting & cleansing data from multiple large external datasets as well as excellent communication, moderation and intercultural skills as paired with the ability to convince an audience of a desired strategy
This is an exciting and challenging, strategic role which will require someone with strong interpersonal skills. Our client is offering a competitive package, with excellent benefits which include a relocation allowance, plus bonus, healthcare a pension and many more.
For more information on this role, and to discuss the benefits on offer, please call me on
t: +44 (0)121 616 3404 | m: +44 (0)7985 635091 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Keywords: Data, Engineer, Management, Analysis, Visualisation, Bioinformatics, Genomic, Discovery, Data, Lake, Graphs, Domains, Database, Semantic, Pharmaceuticals, Governance, SQL, Python, Germany, Data Steward, Curation.
You MUST be eligible to work in Germany. Learn more
- Agency: Paramount Recruitment
- Reference: SER/SHDS
Website: Paramount Recruitment
- Posted: 28th May 2021
- Expires: 25th June 2021