RWE Data Scientist

CK Group
Welwyn Garden City
25 Mar 2021
22 Apr 2021
Stephen Lord
Contract Type
Full Time
CK Group are recruiting for a Senior Data Scientist to join a biopharmaceutical company on a contract basis for 6 months initially. This is a fully remote position.


This company is a successful biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercialises innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

The Data Scientist position is either remote of office based, depending on candidate preference. Office working will be possible, once restrictions are lifted and their location is in Welwyn Garden City. The site in Welwyn Garden City is easily reached from the A1/M1 and is 25 minutes by train from Kings Cross.

Daily/hourly rate on offer is dependent on experience but in line with market rates.

RWE Data Scientist:
As a Data Scientist within the Personalized HealthCare function you will work with varied types of meaningful data -- patient-level clinical data (electronic medical records, insurance claims, patient registries, biobanks and clinical trials) supplemented with deep patient data such as omics (e.g. genomics, proteomic), imaging, digital health, etc. To generate impactful evidence and insights on our molecules/medicines and patients, that support R&D, advance scientific and medical knowledge, and enable personalized patient care and access. Looking at statistical analysis trends as well as executing RWE studies.

Your Background:
  • Track record of developing and executing RWE studies.
  • Programming experience with R or Python.
  • MSc, PhD or similar qualification in a quantitative data science discipline (such as epidemiology, statistics, biostatistics, bioinformatics, health economics).
  • Experience using observational study design to analyse RWD (non interventional studies, electronic medical records, claims, disease registers).

For more information or to apply for this RWE Data Scientist position, please contact CK Group, quoting job ref 50205.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.