Clinical Data Scientist - Real World Evidence - Global Pharma - Contract - Lucrative Rate

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  • Location United Kingdom
  • Contract
  • Sector Pharmaceuticals

Job Summary

Contract Data Scientist, Data Scientist, Clinical Data Scientist, Real World Data Science Contract/Freelance, remote/home-based, UK. A brand-new opening has become available for a 12-month contract/freelance opportunity as a Data Scientist to join this world-wide recognised, top 10 Pharmaceutical company. They are hiring an experienced lead data scientist, where this role will see you taking on lead project responsibilities across multiple global oncology, real-world evidence projects. Here you will be a part of the Global Medical Evidence Generation unit, helping towards the company’s vision to re-define the cancer treatment paradigm. The position will suit an experienced data consultant with solid experience in programming (R, Python) and machine learning/AI methodologies.

Job Overview


Firmly established as one of the world’s leading pharmaceuticals this company continue to innovate and pave the way for critical drug development. Working across all major therapeutic areas from oncology, cardio, respiratory, inflammatory as well as a number of others they have a range of products to market and a confident pipeline in development. Employing over 50,000 globally they operate in all major countries and offer their staff a dynamic, experienced, and talented environment to work in.


Chance to join this global pharma on an initial contract basis, paying a competitive daily rate, as a Data Scientist. The position is entirely remote working across the UK.

· Lead project team - train and mentor junior members.

· Develop advanced modelling algorithms.

· Deliver analysis of data form EMR and observational research by RWE strategies.

· Support technical teams to provide access to analytic tools and develop visual analytics to enable self-serving applications.

Searching for someone who has proven data science background, ideally at a senior/lead level previously and comfortable working in a hands-on capacity.

Skills Required

· Excellent data science background – 5+yrs.

· Appropriate statistical/computer science degree – BSc/MSc/PhD.

· Strong programming experience (python, R) and machine learning algorithms.

· Real world evidence background.

Contact Details

Location – Flexible remote working across the UK.

Length – 12-months with potential extension

Rate Circa: 650 per day LTD

Please contact Keeley Munday on 02030196022 or email your CV to

Looking for those who can ideally start within the next 4 weeks, looking to shortlist and interview in the coming week apply below now.

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