Foresight Data Scientist Job
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Who are we looking for ?
The Predictive Modeller / Data Scientist who will apply machine learning and statistical modelling methodologies to build the predictive models on product market dynamics, population, revenue, and product launches and other market events.
Your work may include, but would not be limited to :
Time series analysis,
Quantitative decision analysis, and decision optimization.
Once given the opportunity, You will be part of the effort to build the product that supports the decision makers in general management, finance and commercial departments.
Your responsibilities will include :
Understanding of the business context of the decisions to be supported
Suggesting the appropriate mathematical approach
Building mathematical or statistical models using the available data
Use of R to design and develop analytical models for advanced techniques such as forecasts, simulations, and optimizations
Development the SW code (quality, documented, and reusable) to execute the predictive models
Communication & collaboration with diverse stakeholders
Assessment of the output of analytical solution and use the data to draw conclusions, identification of options, and making recommendations.
Interpreting the results and provide the advices to the business stakeholders
Building and maintaining of knowledge on the data sources, the data quality and metadata
Recognition of the repeatable situation and suggesting the appropriate level of automation of analytics
Promotion of a culture of modelling and analytics as a differentiator and competitive advantage an environment that places high value on embedding analytical tools within business processes, and using information to make fact-based decisions.
Staying in touch with modern methodology within predictive modelling
Qualifications and Education Minimum Requirement
MSc Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or other related field.
Desired Experience and Skills (not compulsory)
Passion for advanced analytics (mathematics) and applying it to predictive modelling
The ability to formulate models, analyse them, and program and run simulations in some appropriate system (for example R)
Extensive knowledge in one or more of the following areas : Mathematical analysis and modelling, probability, stochastic processes, econometrics, time series.
Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to make high-level presentations for senior executives
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to work with incomplete or imperfect data, including ability to interpret and use the analytics results within the real business context
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a globally dispersed team
Proven track records with creation of the analytical SW products of large scope where the collaboration tools and version control systems were leveraged
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We offer :
Position in a leading global healthcare company
Professional growth based on performance
Innovative and flexible working environment
Wide range of benefits
Your role at MSD is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement.
At MSD, we’re inventing for life.