Data Scientist

Your Responsibilities:
If you are a Data Engineer searching for a job position in a groundbreaking, innovative and dynamic Data Science AI/ML team then this is the position for you! You will design, develop and deploy the worldwide next-generation of Data Engines for GSK Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (GSK AMT).
The Data Engines will be one of the core components of the new GSK's cutting-edge innovative medical products and devices, and will be used to feed AI/ML algorithms to solve problems like: 1) finding the optimal setting to increase machine yield; 2) analyzing the flow of materials across the factories and propose the next best actions; 3) creating digital twins to run simulations for capital expenses related to new machines and floor factory optimization; 5) providing new insight related to human diseases (e.g. cancers); and 6) accelerating drug discovery.
About us:

The Pharma 4.0 is a multi-disciplinary team with domain knowledge experts having more than 15 years of experience in multiple fields (e.g., HPC, Machine Learning, Engineering, Pharma, Business Management). We have team members that worked for the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center and in Silicon Valley for NVIDIA Corporation. Our preferred way to work is agile, with sprint of 2 weeks, and we are in charge to use AI/ML in any way that we think is useful for the organization.

The team's seek, incubate and deployment delivery model works by : 1) reach out to the business and discover the pain points; 2) develop/ leveraging new technologies, proof of concepts that provide reasons to believe to the stakeholders; and 3) transform the proof of concepts in worldwide projects and deploy them in the organization with operations teams.

During the course of your application you will be requested to complete voluntary information which will be used in monitoring the effectiveness of our equality and diversity policies. Your information will be treated as confidential and will not be used in any part of the selection process.

If you require a reasonable adjustment to the application / selection process to enable you to demonstrate your ability to perform the job requirements please contact 0808 234 4391. This will help us to understand any modifications we may need to make to support you throughout our selection process.

When applying for this role, please use the 'cover letter' of the on-line application to describe how you meet the competencies for this role, as outlined in the job requirements above. The information that you have provided in your cover letter and CV will be used to assess your application.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity.


Why You?

Basic qualifications:
This position requires hands-on experience in the Hadoop/Spark ecosystem, related tools (e.g., Hadoop, Hive, Sqoop, Pig) and R (e.g., sparklyr). You will automate the discovery, mapping, linking and cleaning of data sources implementing and using Extract Transform and Load (ETL) technologies and tools. You will not write Map Reduce jobs and Scala code, and will instead leverage existing packages that will translate and parallelize your code under the hood. The Data Scientists in the team will regularly engage with you in the training and testing of machine learning algorithms.

Preferred qualifications:
See Above

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

Contact information:
You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button.
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