Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in
serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our
Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier,
cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life
sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving
patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in
their laboratories, we are here to support them.
How will you make an impact?
You will be a part of the fast-growing field of Clinical
Diagnostics developing algorithms for molecular diagnostics based
on real-time PCR technologies. Your interaction and collaboration
with a talented team of assay, reagents, software, hardware
designers and manufacturing will revolutionize healthcare through
high throughput diagnostic systems. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
has played a pivotal role in the COVID-19 pandemic with the TaqPath
COVID-19 Combo Kit for testing SARS-CoV-2. We continue to innovate
and provide new solutions for the pandemic and we need your talent
to help save lives.
What will you do?
•Collaborate with key stake holders to understand
top business and scientific questions and transform complex
problems to actionable insights.
•Leverage your intellectual curiosity, a broad
array of statistical and machine learning techniques to lead data
initiatives (e.g. algorithms, models, tools, dashboards) to assess
the performance of our clinical assays and enable development of
high accuracy clinical calling algorithms.
•Deliver key findings and recommendations to
internal and external stakeholders with diverse backgrounds.
•Mentor junior team members to provide technical
•Collaborate cross-functionally with a wide variety
of people and teams such as algorithm developers, experimental
scientists, and software engineers.
•Stay on top of state-of-the-art algorithms and methods and
advocate best practices.
How will you get here?
Bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology, Biology, Chemistry,
Applied Mathematics, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Computational
Biology, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science or related
discipline; postgraduate degree (Master’s, PhD) is highly
• 10+ years of experience as data scientist or similar
role • 5+ years of product development experience
(biotechnology industry preferred) • Demonstrated
proficiency in statistical data analysis, machine learning and
• Strong knowledge of data structures and common methods in
• Proficient in one or more programming languages like C++,
Java and Python
• Experience utilizing Matlab, JMP, R, or SPSS
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
• Understanding of clinical trial design and
• Knowledge in Molecular Biology and Clinical
• Strong understanding of qPCR and amplification curve
• Prior experience with US-FDA 510k product
development/submission, 21 CFR Part 11, and ISO 13485 is highly
• Ability to present and communicate data analysis results to
• Ability to work independently and in a team environment •
Demonstrated ability to mentor team members and lead projects from
design to completion
Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an
unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing
convenience and pharmaceutical services through our
industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied
Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and
Patheon. For more information, please visit
Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com