This role will help find solutions to complex analytical problems spanning all divisions of Sanofi. The role will engage across a variety of health and life science problem areas including computational biology, population health, behavioral economics, natural language processing, sentiment analysis, computer vision, cloud computing, and others.
Senior Data Scientists are expected to bring some level of domain expertise in a relevant area but must also be committed to engagement with a diverse set of scientists and domain experts across traditional disciplinary boundaries.
Knowledge and Skills :
3 years’ experience performing quantitative research in an academic or industry setting
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Software engineering skills across multiple languages such as Python, R, SQL, Java, Scala
Experience with popular analytical tools such as Pandas, Scipy, Scikit-learn, Tensorflow, Jupyter, matplotlib, ggplot2, or SparkML
Formal Education And Experience Required :
BS and MS in Computer Science, Computational Biology, Cognitive Science or related field with a quantitative research component
Knowledge And Skills Desirable But Not Essential : Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computational Biology, Cognitive Science or related quantitative fieldExtensive experience with standard statistical analysis and / or machine learning techniquesExtensive experience with standard software engineering tools and methodologiesDeep knowledge of computer science concepts pertaining to algorithmic complexity and distributed computingExperience with scalable analysis tools and platforms such as Hadoop, Spark, AWS, or GCP
Principal duties and responsibilities :
Work with domain experts to understand, research, and produce solutions to complex analytical problems.
Work with engineers to design, code, train, test, and iterate on large scale machine learning and analysis systems.
Work with other stakeholders to translate analytical insights into meaningful decisions, actions, or automated systems as require
Help shape the company-wide data science culture across Sanofi.
Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health.
We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-
term chronic conditions.
With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.
Sanofi, Empowering Life