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BIOINFORMATICS DATA ENGINEER

Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Job ID R-109391 Date posted 18/09/2021

JOB TITLE: BIOINFORMATICS DATA ENGINEER

CAREER LEVEL: D2

Leverage technology to impact patients and ultimately save lives

Do you have expertise in, and passion for, information technology? Would you like to apply your expertise to impact the IT strategy in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? If so, AstraZeneca might be the one for you!

ABOUT ASTRAZENECA

AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that

focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious disease. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work.

ABOUT OUR IT TEAM

It’s a dynamic and results-oriented environment to work in – but that’s why we like it. There are countless opportunities to learn and grow, whether that’s exploring new technologies in hackathons, or redefining the roles and work of colleagues, forever. Shape your own path, with support all the way. Diverse minds that work cross- functionally and broadly together.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Independent, collaborative, & product focused Deep expertise in computational biology Experience with at least one of: CRISPR screening data, NGS data, omics data, GWAS/PheWAS data, RWE data, protein/protein interaction data Strong coding skills (Python or Scala) and experience in data wrangling Strong experience in setting up ETL data flows Knowledge of SQL and experience in querying APIs Familiar with modern software engineering practices and the use of modern collaborative tools.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Experience in building knowledge graphs and integrating ontologies previously developed CI/CD pipelines and leveraged cloud computing knowledge of semantic modelling: RDF(S), OWL, SKOS, SPARQL, SHACL, TTL Cheminformatics or high throughput screening knowledge experience in network biology, knowledge graph or related fields

WHY JOIN US ?

We’re a network of results-oriented self-starters who give to something far bigger. We enable AstraZeneca to perform at its peak by delivering extraordinary technology and data solutions.

We’re not afraid to take ownership and run with it. Empowered with unrivalled freedom. Put simply, it’s because we make a significant impact. Everything we do matters.

SO, WHAT’S NEXT?

Are you already envisioning yourself joining our team? Good, because we’d love to hear from you! Click the link to apply and we’ll be in touch as soon as we can.

WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE?

Our Social Media, Follow AstraZeneca on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/1603/

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorisation and employment eligibility verification requirements.

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