Masters (or Bachelors from a top Tier University) in a quantitative discipline (e.g. Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Statistics; can also consider Ops Research, Econometrics) English
- 5+ years of relevant experience in Data Science with a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience (PhD considered as experience)
- Understanding of statistics (e.g., hypothesis testing, regressions, ML systems and performance metrics).
- Proven experience of working on unstructured and textual data with deep understanding and expertise of NLP techniques for text representation, semantic extraction, dimensionality reduction, POS tagging, NER, semantic role labeling, sentiment analysis, etc.
- Experience in writing production quality code (efficient & scalable) with demonstrated use of analytical packages in Python.
Why consider Novartis?
799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. 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.
Imagine what you could do at Novartis!
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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