Senior Data Science Leader

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Posted On:
Closing On:
Monday, 4th November 2019
Saturday, 4th January 2020
Job Type:
Pharma Consulting

Job Description:

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RomAnalytics is recruiting this position on behalf of a Cutting Edge Data Science & Analytics firm that delivers Actionable Insights from DATA combining Industry Expertise, Predictive & Prescriptive Analytics, AI/ML techniques, Scalable Cloud Platform and a Consultative approach. The firm is established & led by Business Analytics practitioners (Data Scientists, Statisticians, Optimization Experts and Strategy Consultants).

The Senior level data scientist will drive strategic ML projects on-site at pharmaceutical client location. Individual will have a work from home office environment.
• Guide the design, make recommendations and lead on project(s) approach
• Strategic application of ML tools and techniques is required. This includes ML project design recommendations, implementation, and team management and development
• Candidate will work on projects in sales & marketing space such as multi-channel marketing effectiveness, sales force effectiveness, marketing mix analysis, segmentation, response modelling, design of experiments (test/control analysis) etc.
• Individual should possess aptitude to understand business context, and willingness to learn application of new statistical and AI/ML tools and techniques suitable for the project assigned

• To lead project engagements in ML space
• To manage projects which includes planning, resource allocation and execution, along with communication and resolution of issues associated with day to day interactions with the clients’ business unit/onsite client contact
• To create insightful analyses and deliverables that provide strategic recommendations to clients and other stakeholders
• To help clients improve productivity by developing and executing integrated models and formulating go-to-market strategy
• To mentor a team of data scientists, helping them understand business context and strengthening their technical knowhow on the job
• To extend assistance to onsite client contact in various pre-sales activities e.g. preparing presentation, responding to RFPs etc.
Information Security related responsibilities
• Closely work with MR/CISO for all information security related activities of the function.
• Implement / maintain function’s information security policies by proactively involving in the activities where security is an agenda
• Translate business and Information Security needs and integrate it with functional process and procedure
• Create and maintain the applicable information security control documents
• Responsible for Information security and information assurance of the function
• Responsible for Information regulatory compliance in consultation with the finance and legal team.
• Responsible for information risk management of the function
• Responsible for identity and access management within the purview of the respective function
• Report security weaknesses and events or potential events or other security risks to the CISO/ISO teams
• Responsible for creating, improving the information security awareness in the function
• Interface with external agencies for information security audits and trainings in consultation with senior management
• Coordinate with admin department for organizing and effectively implementing emergency response related programs
• Will work with Crisis Coordinator to ensure that the information security controls are effectively used during the complete life cycle of BC/DR situations

• Data Scientist with approximately 8 to 10 years of experience in Pharma or Healthcare Analytics. Hands-on experience of AI/ML techniques
• Educational background in Engineering, Operations Research, Econometrics and/or Statistics from top institutes.
• Hands-on experience with SAS or R is mandatory
• Hands-on experience of Python and ML algorithm libraries (XGBoost, etc.) is mandatory
• Strong analytical aptitude and technical ability to explore and innovate
• Must possess good interpersonal skills along with excellent presentation and communication skills
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint. Ability to work with visualization tools e.g. Tableau, Spotfire etc. will be considered good to have skillset
• Ability to think outside of the box, assess current processes and offer ideas for improvement

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