Job description Posted 22 October 2021

Clinical Data Scientist

12 month contract


Up to £47 per hour via umbrella

The primary responsibilities of this role will revolve around

  • exploring clinical biomarker data before the formal analysis, including preparing the data into the correct analysis dataset format, visualizing data to identify the potential data issues;
  • analyzing data with sound statistical models;
  • developing functions/APPs to standardize the process of data cleaning, data formatting and data analysis for commonly used methodologies.

To be successful, candidates must have the following competencies:

  • An eye for detail, ability to work to timelines and quality standards are critical for this role.
  • It requires expert organisational skills and sound data wrangling experience in handling different data formats and inconsistencies.
  • As many tasks will be iterative, the role will require patience and ability to retain high standards when working to tight timelines.
  • There will be interactions with clinical scientists, biomarker scientists, statisticians and programmers and good communication skills will be requisite.
  • Proficient skills in R programming will be essential to fulfill the responsibility of this role and experience with R Shiny will be a plus.