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Danaher Corporation Data Scientist in Uppsala, Sweden

Be part of something altogether life-changing

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva 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.

What You'll Do

You will, as part of R&D, contribute to the development of new products which are used in the manufacturing of leading biological drugs. As a Data Scientist, you will support product development from idea generation to production transfer. You will also take active part in the development of data science tools and solutions at Cytiva in close collaboration with other data scientists . The Uppsala Cytiva site is a workplace for more than 1200 persons including in addition to R&D also functions as manufacturing, marketing, quality control and QA. Cross-functional activities in collaboration with other units will represent an important part of work responsibilities.

More specifically will your tasks include:

  • Perform data analysis in development projects and trouble-shooting activities

  • Setting up structured experimental plans

  • Develop, implement and tune predictive models to assist screening and development studies

  • Drive and foster a data-driven culture within R&D

    • Develop data management strategies
  • Document and report results both orally and written

  • Identify, implement new techniques, and follow technical development in the field

  • Independently plan and accomplish given tasks, to reach project objectives

    Who you are

You are a structured and organized team player, with significant professional experience and a degree in a relevant area. You are a creative problem solver, who has a burning passion for data and gaining actionable results from complex data streams.


  • Master's degree in engineering or technical discipline with expert competency in data science/bioinformatics/chemometrics or equal experience

  • 5 years of experience in data science development/R&D

    • Proficient in R and/or Python

    • Well versed in multivariate statistics and predictive modelling

  • Structured and organized team player

  • Creative and problem solver

  • Strong communication skills

  • Fluent in English, both verbally and in writing


  • Experience with protein/DNA sequence alignment methodologies

    • Expert knowledge of Design of Experiments (DoE)
  • Experience in the SQL language and databases

  • Experience with solutions for data management, cleaning, and transformation

    • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS and Azure) and their data services

    • Knowledge of version control/Git

  • Experience with software specification

    • Competence in Six Sigma or similar lean methodologies

    • Experience from development of separation products

  • Research experience in chemistry and/or biotechnology

    • Fluent in Swedish, both verbally and in writing

    Interview and selection will happen continuously and an opening can be filled before last day of application. For questions, please contact hiring manager Ingrid Porrvik, ingrid.porrvik@cytiva.com, + 46 706121227Want to know more? Take a look at our Careers website (https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/cytiva) , Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/cytiva/) och LinkedIn page (https://www.linkedin.com/company/cytiva/) !Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture, and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cytiva is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher’s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, our relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life’s Potential.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .

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 (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.