Seuss +

Data Architect

Seuss +
01 Oct 2021
31 Oct 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Our client is dedicated to bringing innovative therapies or unmet medical needs to patients. In doing so each function is directly or indirectly responsible for the lives of patients. This responsibility should be part of our day-to-day working life by (i) living up to high quality standards and (ii) recognizing the sense of urgency in areas of high medical need.

Place in the organization:
The professional will be responsible for designing data systems from draft focused on research & development. The position will create the conditions for the research data scientists/ managers to collect data from experiments, overseeing the streaming and storage of research data, perform data analysis and reporting.

Key result areas (major duties, accountabilities and responsibilities)

  • Design/ programming of data modeling systems
  • Design the process for data collection, streaming, storing, registration, annotation and meta-labeling.
  • Be involved in data management having in mind the target field: longitudinal sample collection, in-life observations (including motor and behavioural phenotypic testing, video-tracking, telemetry, electrophysiology, imaging and microscopy), sacrifice, tissue collection and processing, data analysis and writing documentation for internal and external purposes (analysis and recording of data, Benchling ELN, reports, animal well-fare log, etc).
  • Recognizes day-to-day problems and participates in solutions based on standard procedures
  • Performs and supports data analysis, AI- and ML-based meta-analysis and maintaining proper documentation
Qualifications & Skills
  • Master or PhD degree in computer science or biological sciences.
  • Relevant practical experience
  • Coding/programming experience (e.g. Python, MATLAB, R, SQL, Java)
  • Image analysis expertise is a plus
  • Familiarity (and preferably first-hand experience) with a broad range of formats of in vivo research data including behavioral video-monitoring and locomotion tracking, EEG, patch-clamp and multichannel electrophysiology, intravital whole-body imaging, in vivo microscopy and microendoscopy.
  • Providing scientific input in internal meetings
  • Organizing a robust communication line to all other relevant function of the organization
  • Organizes appropriate documentation e.g. study plans/reports
  • Good knowledge of the English language (verbal and written)
Core competencies
  • Experience to work in a fast changing and demanding environment, willing and able to act pro-actively
  • Hands-on attitude
  • Enthusiastic, able to support other lab members with information Strong analytical skills
  • Detail oriented / eye for detail
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to read and keep abreast of technical developments
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under performance and time-related stress required
  • Ability to explain complex technical issues, question, and answers in writing and orally to persons not familiar with the subject
  • Flexible