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RWD Data Scientist - home based - London

circa £80,000 basic plus benefits - Data
Ref: 238 Date Posted: Monday 19 Aug 2019
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Newton Blue is the on-site Recruitment Partner for a number of leading tech and healthcare companies. We’re currently recruitment for one of the UK’s largest healthcare solutions businesses, looking for an experienced Data Scientist for their new, fast scaling data businesses.
The focus will be on RWD captured through their portfolio of sector leading community pharmacy software and GP practice management solutions, giving clients access to an unprecedented quality and quantity of healthcare date for more than 60% of the UK population. Although it’s a new business unit you’ll be part of the wider UK group of 650 people and a global group with 4500 people.
What will you be doing?
A key business role as the reference Data Scientist/Consultant of the UK data service business, coordinating with group businesses across France and Romania and contributing from panel design up to final service delivery to clients and partners:
  • Delivery, Consultancy & Analytics, Patient Data & Digital Communication
  • Patient pathways optimization
  • Rare disease detection
  • Perform data extraction, aggregation, integration and analysis using the Real-World Data available in group panels and multiple internal & external sources
  • Evaluate and pre-process raw information
  • Gather and integrate data from disparate sources
  • Build models and analyse data to unearth trends and patterns
  • Develop extrapolation modelling, design and implement Data Quality Assessment procedures
Our ideal person?
  • Degree educated in Science, Computer Science, Health Sciences, Mathematics or similar, with an entrepreneurial spirit and happy to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Experienced Data Scientist who’s worked extensively with Primary & Secondary healthcare data
  • Active Data Warehouse Management, hands on working linking multiple data sources and facilitating data collection across multiple and complex software systems
  • Proficient in Machine Learning and AI implementation
  • Deep understanding of the Pharma markets: competitive environment, players in disease markets, regulatory/legal constrains, distribution channels, promoting channels etc.
Salary is circa £80,000 plus benefits.
Primarily a home based role with training and team meetings taking place in the London head office