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Job Title: Data Scientist

Location: Rieti


The Data Scientist will be part of the local Manufacturing Science (MS) department of Takeda Rieti and will be reporting to the Investigation & data science lead. The position is based in Rieti.

  • Manages and drives local digital data science initiatives according to prioritization (e.g. Yield Improvement, real-time monitoring, predictive process performance etc.).
  • Expand and unlock new knowledge for effective process monitoring and process improvement optimizations (e.g. descriptive statistics and visualization, statistical process control, out-of-the-box-tools).
  • Foster the adoption and development of automated pipeline for real-time data retrieval and analysis. Gathers and identifies local data science possibilities/initiatives/requests in collaboration with local team, DD&T, Engineering, Quality and global GMS data science.
  • Partnership with local functions, DD&T, Engineering, Quality and provides the link between local and global data science team.
  • Manage and execute reporting activities, especially the ones related to the deployment of Power BI dashboards for Yield and Process monitoring
  • Supports and participates in global/functional/local GMS data science community
  • Drives necessary local trainings.
  • Translate business problems into opportunities and effectively communicate findings with stakeholders.
  • Assure the continuous improvement of digital data repositories


  • Good Mathematical and Statistical Knowledge
  • Proven experience in manipulating large datasets and development/implementation of Machine Learning /Deep Learning algorithms and main frameworks.
  • Respective coding skills es in Python/R (essential)
  • Proficiency in database languages (SQL), understanding of data models and databases
  • Experience with time series data analysis preferred
  • Familiar with Cloud computing
  • Proven knowledge of BI tools such (Power BI, Qlik, etc…)
  • Strategic enterprise thinking, finding innovative ways to serve patients build reputation and trust.
  • Extensive capabilities to translate business needs into data analytics concepts and the other way
  • Project management skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills as well as influencing skills.
  • Act as a driver to raise awareness and shift the paradigm actively contributing to the digital transformation.
  • Analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.


  • Master/MBA and/or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering or other scientific disciplines
  • Proven experience (3+ year-experience) in data analysis related position or equivalent academic experience/course record.
  • Hands-on experience in applying and executing Artificial Intelligence/Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Big Data and Digital with respective programming knowledge
  • Fluent written and spoken English mandatory
  • Contribution to GitHub repositories and stack overflow and participations in competitions, e.g. on kaggle, data challenges, hackathons are advantageous

Additional Info

  • Willingness to travel within Takeda sites

LocationsITA - RietiWorker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull time

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