Principal Data Scientist

for our Data Analytics Unit of Sartorius Stedim Data Analytics AB

Sartorius As one of the world‘s leading laboratory and pharmaceutical equipment providers, Sartorius is actively shaping dynamic, innovative and high-growth markets.
Founded in 1870, the company earned sales revenue of more than 1.3 billion euros in 2016. More than 6,900 people work at the Group's approximately 50 manufacturing and sales sites, serving customers around the globe.

Sartorius Stedim Data Analytics is the market leader for data analytical solutions in the pharma sector and is on a strong growth path, driving new innovative solutions in this field. It currently has an outstanding opportunity for a strong Principal Data Scientist to support the regional sales teams and to feedback customer needs into the development of new solutions. The incumbent for this key role will have a strong customer focus to help secure growth from both new and existing customers.
What you can look forward to accomplishing
  • Solve business related problems using advanced data analysis and data driven technologies
  • Analyze large amounts of data and build data driven predictive models
  • Create high-quality technical reports to be shared with customers
  • Closely work together with our Sales Unit and customers as well as trainings and presentations at scientific conferences and forums
  • Initiate, lead and drive customer projects
  • Perform regular follow up with customers to track satisfaction, secure project momentum and to discover additional opportunities
  • Develop & cultivate strong relationships with all relevant external and internal stakeholders
Skills and experience that you need to bring to our company
  • Minimum a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering or similar relevant field
  • Extensive experience as a process engineer or PAT-scientist working within biopharma and in managing projects
  • Several years of working knowledge in statistics including multivariate, machine learning and similar methodologies as well as Batch statistical process control
  • Technical teaching and consulting experience is strongly preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken, German beneficial
  • Good knowledge of Python, R, MATLAB or relevant scripting languages as well as SQL, NoSQL, Historians and Hadoop
  • High independent and efficient work style and excellent team player skills
  • Strong communication, relationship-building and presentation skills
  • Located in Goettingen or other European Sartorius location with the willingness to travel frequently (30%)
  • Strong identification with our core values: sustainability, openness, enjoyment
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Please view equal employment opportunity posters provided by OFCCP here

Interested? Driving our future growth requires talented people. Sartorius is a dynamic organisation suited to people who want to showcase skills, be recognised for expertise and thrive in a vibrant and innovative environment.

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  • Reference Number 43 (10161)
  • Job Begin June 25, 2018
  • Employment Mode Full Time
  • Limitation Unlimited
  • Position Employee
  • Functional Area Engineering
  • Location New York
  • Country America
  • Contact Sartorius US America
    Jean Montgomery
    Sartorius Corporation USA
    D: +1.631.254.4249 x8460