Hobson Prior

Snr Informatician / Data Scientist (remote-based)

Job description

Hobson Prior are currently seeking a Snr Informatician / Data Scientist to join a diagnostics organisation on a contract basis out of Cambridge that is fully remote-based. Our client is focused on their mission to save 100,000 lives and save $1.5 billion in healthcare costs.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing, executing and will need to sanity check informatics work independently and skilfully with a high level of proactivity.
  • You need to actively seek to understand project-wide issues and contribute with ideas openly and clearly to the company's programme and departments.
  • You need to expand your bioinformatics / chemoinformatics knowledge through appropriate development and proactively develop awareness of these advances through discussion and presentations and actively seek to broaden your understanding of other areas of the business.
  • Drive the product research and services and breath biopsy test programmes via data processing, data analysis and data interpretation of mass spectrometry data for biological samples used for biomarker discovery and validation.


  • R and Python programming language skills are required.
  • Mass spectrometry is desirable, but not essential.

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