Senior Data Scientist (Drug Discovery)


Senior Data Scientist (Drug Discovery)

$160,000 - $180,000 + relocation assistance

Temporarily Remote (Relocation Time Flexible)

Do you want the opportunity to work with a company who is combining AI, experimental biology, and automation to discover drugs and treatments? Do you want to make an impact by designing experiments, analyzing high-throughput screening data, and building a connection between both Data Science and Biology? If you have domain knowledge in biology plus foundational machine learning and data science skills, join them in their mission to quickly identify treatments for any disease modeled at a cellular level!


This company is a top of the line pharmaceutical company who is making the big step in applying AI to the traditional pharmaceutical space. It combines experimental biology, AI, and automation to help discover drugs and treatments more efficiently. This company highly values employee growth and development! There is a strong and clear growth path for employees to grow and excel. You will have access to cross team engagement and can have the opportunity to work in another area you are interested in.


You will be playing an important role building a connection between Data Science and Biology. You will be designing experiments, developing new assays, analyzing primary datasets, and more! You will also be developing new tools for biologists to use! If you enjoy interfacing with biologists, designing new experiments, and building tools such as Python dashboards, this is the role for you!

In specific, you can expect to be involved in the following:

  • Designing new experiments
  • Coding with python to build tools for biologists such as Python dashboards
  • Utilizing machine learning experience to assist with drug discovery and treatment
  • Developing new assays
  • Analyzing high-throughput (HTP) screening data
  • Bring AI to pharma
  • Solve new problems
  • Figuring out what other drugs to suggest to the biology team to run alongside
  • Developing and improving efficacy


A successful Senior Data Scientist (Drug Discovery) will have the following:

  • Extensive domain knowledge in biology
  • Foundational Data Science and Machine Learning skills
  • Very strong in Python


  • $ 160,000 - $180,000
  • Relocation Assistance


Please register your interest by sending your CV to Kayla Nague via the Apply link on this page.

KEYWORDS: Machine Learning, Data Science, Python, Computer Science, Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Algorithm Development, Deep Learning, TensorFlow, Biology, Pharmaceutical, Drug Discovery, Python Dashboards, High-throughput screening (HTP) Data, Image data

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