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Lead Research Data Scientist, Life Science R&D (Oncology) Salary: On application


Location: Cambridge UK or Boston, USA

Type: Permanent

One of the world top Pharmaceutical companies

RBW Consulting are partnering with one of the world top Pharmaceutical companies as they continue their push in the growth of their AI and Data Science teams impacting many areas of their business, in this case accelerating the discovery and development of drugs and treatments in Oncology.


They are seeking an experienced Lead Research Data Scientist to join the team and take on a team of 4-5 Data Scientists & Bioinformaticians working on cutting edge R&D projects in this area.



  • MSc or PhD in a quantitative discipline (Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Systems Biology etc.)
  • Strong research expertise, in academia or industry, with good publication record
  • Deep understanding of the domain (Oncology, Drug Discovery, Genomics / Omics)
  • Machine Learning expertise – extra points for Bayesian Learning, Graph technologies, Systems biology
  • Programming skills in Python and R


If you are interested in finding out more about this role or any similar offerings we have please reach out to Jordan Richards in the Data Science Recruitment team at RBW Consulting on 01293 584 300 or


Salary: On application

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