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Danaher Corporation Senior Data Scientist (Remote) in Boston, Massachusetts

IDBS is a leading global provider of advanced software for research and development organizations to securely capture, manage, share, and exploit structured and unstructured data. IDBS’ software platform powers process design and execution while delivering deep insights that drive innovation. By enabling our customers to deliver high-quality therapeutics to patients faster and more cost effectively, IDBS is accelerating biopharmaceutical development into the digital age. Our customers trust us with their data so they can get back to what they do best: science that betters lives.

IDBS is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

As a Senior Data Scientist/machine learning engineer you will take accountability for development & delivery of Analytics solutions in order to provide insights & improvement to business processes and solving business problems. You will play a meaningful role in our Data Science Team, designing, building, deploying and maintaining analytics solutions. As an experienced engineer you will also provide hands-on experience in Machine Learning, AI, Statistical analysis and visualizations. You will work closely with other teams in their related journeys. You will gain exposure to a wide range of our software modules and the technologies backing them, e.g. cloud, microservices, database, data lakes, cloud warehouses, BI and analytics tools, AI/ML libraries among others.

Responsibilities include:

  • Participate in designing, implementing and keep improving IDBS data and analytics platforms.

  • Help Professional Services, Solutions Consultant and R&D organization in implementing data analytics solutions for customers, preparing RFI’s and RFP’s.

  • Identify customer needs, propose solutions, and assist in all aspects from inception through delivery.

  • Helping in testing new technologies for the company in line with the company’s digital strategy around Analytics.

  • Study and transform data science prototypes, design machine learning systems, run tests and experiments.

  • Extend existing ML libraries and frameworks

Interested in this opportunity? You'll need to bring:

  • Bachelors or Advanced degree in informatics, bioinformatics, statistics, or related sciences.

  • 5+ years of experience preferred in Informatics projects involving analytics, ML and AI.

  • Experienced with relevant topics in Machine Learning

  • Deep knowledge of math, probability, statistics and algorithms

  • Experience in deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, etc and familiar with state-of-the-art Machine Learning and Deep Learning models

  • Strong knowledge of Python, R or similar languages

  • Understanding of data structures, data modelling and software architecture

  • Ability to assess situations (and data) from multiple viewpoints; communicate by presenting facts and data; challenge and debate issues of importance to the organization effectively.

  • Cloud experience

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.


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