Informatics / Life Scientist - Data Management, Drug Discovery Applications (f/m/d)

 Evotec SE  Hamburg

Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel pharmaceuticals with operational sites in Europe and the US. The company has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new innovative drugs into the clinic. In addition, Evotec has built a deep internal knowledge-base for the treatment of diseases related to neuroscience, pain, oncology, inflammation, and metabolic diseases. Leveraging these skills and expertise, the company intends to develop best-in-class differentiated therapeutics and deliver superior science-driven discovery alliances with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

At Evotec’s headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, the Scientific Data Management team is looking for an enthusiastic, creative and skilled

Informatics Scientist (f/m/d) - Data Management

Full-time and permanent

As part of the Research Informatics, Scientific Data Management Group, you will provide support to Drug Discovery applications and Informatics projects and contribute to scientific projects data management. You are supporting Evotec’s Drug Discovery Operations and Scientific Data Management by managing projects and handling of data in the drug discovery process. With a keen interest for Scientific Data Management, you are a hands-on individual with a combination of technical and leadership skills.

Your key responsibilities

  • Provide support to Drug Discovery applications to ensure business continuity (incident and operational issues solving, definition and implementation of change control)
  • Implement and support custom Drug Discovery workflows for lab data processing, data analysis, data reporting, visualization and automation
  • Lead global Informatics and Data Management projects in the group, such as software implementation and integration
  • Identify, utilize and manage key resources required to meet project objectives; Provide guidance and/or supervision to project team members
  • Present the project status to the management and to our customers
  • Contribute to the consistency of the solution implemented with existing and future systems and its evolution over time
  • Establish data standards, support data sharing across sites and with Evotec partners
  • Ensure data security, confidentiality and quality control
  • Interact closely with researchers from various teams and sites and develop and implement ideas to improve the processes with our internal and external customers

Your ideal qualifications

  • Master degree or PhD in computer sciences or natural sciences
  • Knowledge in scientific data management in a drug discovery and development context
  • Experience within Life Sciences and in different Data Management fields, e.g., ELN, databases, data workflows
  • Demonstrated programming skills (e.g., Python) and knowledge about relational databases (e.g., Oracle)
  • Knowledge of Linux distributions (e.g., CentOS) is a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to manage relationships and people and
  • Team management experience is a plus
  • Excellent team spirit, communicational and organizational skills
  • A Lean/Six-Sigma Qualification (e.g., Green Belt) is a plus
  • The position requires fluent command of the English language, proficiency in the German language is a plus

Our offer

  • A permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork
  • Capital forming benefits, flexible working hours, holiday pay, and annual bonus depending on performance

We are looking forward to get to know you and to your application documents (CV and cover letter, including the earliest possible start date and salary requirements).

Evotec SE · Human Resources · Essener Bogen 7 · 22419 Hamburg

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About Evotec SE

Evotec is a global, publicly listed biotechnology company with more than 2,700 employees at 13 sites, our headquarters are located in Hamburg. We do research on innovative approaches to drug discovery and development for and with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and academic institutions. By assembling top-class scientists, state-of-the-art technologies as well as substantial...
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