Jobs for statisticians

 

British American Tobacco: Statistician

Tue, 24 April 2018 13:17 +0000 GMT

£33 000 to £40 000 per year, depending of relevant experience: British American Tobacco: British American Tobacco (www.bat.com) is a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history... Southampton, Hampshire (GB)

CE Instructor - Coding: Java, Mobile App Development, Data and Machine Learning

Tue, 24 April 2018 10:42 +0000 GMT

us: CE Instructor - Coding: Java, Mobile App Development, Data and Machine Learning [part-time | Duties: Delivers technical training and teaches material from approved curriculum. Develops lesson and capstone plans which include lab activities. Integrates, maintains and updates learning content in Blackboard LMS. Work with technical support team to ensure technology used for learning is set-up in accordance to instructional and lab activity requirements. Submit mid-term attendance and final grades in Banner within the expected timeframes. Motivates students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process. Conducts needs assessments to ensure student training requirements are met. Maintains expertise in subject area and recommends improvements in curriculum design | Minimum Requirements: We are seeking out applicants with a background and, or credentials within: Java SE8 Programmer. MongoDB, Cassandra, Hive, Machine Learning, Node.js, Hadoop, Shell Scripting. Mobile App Development: Swift, Xcode, iOS, Android, UI Design, deploying apps to Google and Apple store. Scripting Languages. Industry recognized credentials/certification desired but not required | Preferred Requirements: Teaching experience is preferred but not required. Experience developing blended courses and integrating content into an LMS desired. Minimum four years of relevant industry experience working in an Advanced IT environment] / Harper College; Palatine, Illinois, United States

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Tue, 24 April 2018 08:34 +0000 GMT

uk: Postdoctoral Research Fellows [Duties: You will work with investigators and research team members to develop statistical analysis plans and carry out complex statistical analyses and modelling, using both cross-sectional and longitudinal data; You will oversee the statistical aspects of data capture and data management; You will have opportunities to participate in the development of bespoke statistical methods building on recent methodological advances; You may also contribute statistical skills to systematic reviews and other initiatives such as evaluation of existing and newly-developed measures and implementation outcomes; You will both lead on and contribute to study-related publications and you may be involved in preparing funding applications | Minimum Requirements: To apply for these posts you must have (or be near to completing) a relevant PhD or equivalent qualification; You will need advanced statistical and methodological skills (for example knowledge of one or more of the following: longitudinal data analysis, structural equation models, Bayesian methods, latent class modelling or item response theory); You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively, supervise the work of others, advise team members on statistical and methodological issues, and act as team leader as required; You will have, or will be prepared to rapidly gain, sufficient knowledge of psychological and social aspects of ageing and/or dementia to enable you to develop and imp...] / University of Exeter; Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom / deadline May 22

Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungspreis

Tue, 24 April 2018 07:11 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungspreis [Aufgaben: Mit dem Preis werden Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler für ihr bisheriges Gesamtschaffen ausgezeichnet, deren grundlegende Entdeckungen, Erkenntnisse oder neue Theorien das eigene Fachgebiet nachhaltig geprägt haben und von denen auch in der Zukunft weitere Spitzenleistungen erwartet werden können. Nominiert werden können Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland aller Fachrichtungen und aller Länder. Auf die Nominierungen qualifizierter Wissenschaftlerinnen wird besonderer Wert gelegt | Anforderungen: Internationale Anerkennung des Nominierten als herausragend qualifizierter Wissenschaftler (z. B. Auszeichnungen, positive Resonanz auf Veröffentlichungen, etc.); Zukunftsperspektive für die nächsten Jahre als aktiver, wissenschaftlich einflussreicher Forscher; Ausführliche gutachterliche Stellungnahme eines Wissenschaftlers an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland, der den Nominierten zu einem Forschungsaufenthalt in Deutschland einladen möchte; Zwei Referenzgutachten wichtiger internationaler und eins vom deutschen Kooperationspartner bzw. Wissenschaftler; Die Humboldt-Stiftung setzt voraus, dass bei Nominierung und Förderung die Regeln guter wissenschaftlicher Praxis eingehalten werden] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Data Analytics Consultant

Tue, 24 April 2018 07:04 +0000 GMT

ch: Data Analytics Consultant [Duties: In this role you will advise our clients during the conception, planning, and implementation of data analytics projects. Your tasks will include: Requirements analysis and solution design; Data modelling; architecture design; data extraction and transformation; Data visualization and reporting; Statistical analysis and implementation of predictive models; Presenting your results to middle and top management | Minimum Requirements: Domain knowledge in at least one industry. Down-to-earth and pragmatic results-oriented attitude while advising your clients. Experience in working with large data sets and databases. Knowledge in at least two relevant technologies (e.g. SAS, R, Tableau, MS BI, Oracle, etc). Excellent communication skills in German and English] / D1 Solutions AG; Zürich, Switzerland

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Statistician - revolutionary biotech companz

Mon, 23 April 2018 19:38 +0000 GMT

Negotiable: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Join a revolutionary biotech company and support clinical trials.I am looking for a statistician with at least 3 years experience in phases I,II,III. Frankfurt am Main

PhD position on economic modeling of climate change mitigation, and analysing climate change impacts on economic growth

Mon, 23 April 2018 17:46 +0000 GMT

de: PhD position on economic modeling of climate change mitigation, and analysing climate change impacts on economic growth [3 y | 65% | Duties: The successful candidate will be working in a project on the interaction of structural change and climate change mitigation, on economic impacts of climate change and distributional consequences. Investigation of novel concepts for estimating climate change impacts on economic growth, and accounting for climate damages in household models as well as integrated energy-economy-landuse-climate models; Development of a multi-sectoral growth model to study conceptually as well as numerically the interaction of structural change and economic growth with climate change and climate change mitigation policies | Minimum Requirements: Master's Degree in Economics, Physics, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, System Sciences or a related field, expertise in economic growth theory or economic analysis of inequality or empirical work on economic impacts of climate change, respectively, training in formal, quantitative methods, excellent analytical skills and interest in theoretical and applied modeling (programming skills in R or GAMS are an advantage)] / Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung e.V. (PIK); Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany / deadline May 6

Doktorand (w/m) "Cloud-basierte Optimierung von Energiesystemen auf Basis dynamischer Modelle"

Mon, 23 April 2018 17:39 +0000 GMT

de: Doktorand (w/m) "Cloud-basierte Optimierung von Energiesystemen auf Basis dynamischer Modelle" [3+ y | 50% | Aufgaben: Das Energiesystem auf dem Campus des Forschungszentrums Jülich mit Erzeugungsanlagen, Verteilnetzen und Gebäuden soll im Zuge der Initiative Living Lab Energy Campus vollständig digitalisiert werden. Auf dieser Basis sollen Messdaten und dynamische Systemmodelle für eine optimierte Regelung der Anlagen und Teilsysteme genutzt werden. Im Rahmen dieser Doktorarbeit soll eine Methode entwickelt werden, um dynamische Systemmodelle für eine cloud-basierte Optimierung des Systembetriebs zu nutzen | Anforderungen: Sehr gut abgeschlossenes Hochschulstudium in Maschinenbau, Elektrotechnik, Physik, Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen, Computational Engineering Science oder vergleichbaren Bereichen. Kenntnisse im Bereich der Modellierung von Energiesystemen. Kenntnisse im Bereich der mathematischen Optimierung. Programmierkenntnisse in Python und Modelica sind von Vorteil. Fundierte Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift. Ausgeprägte Fähigkeit zur kooperativen Zusammenarbeit mit internen und externen Projektpartnern. Hohe Flexibilität und grosses Engagement] / Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH (FZJ); Jülich, Nordrhein‐Westfalen, Germany

Leiter/in für den Themenbereich „Modellentwicklung“ mit dem Schwerpunkt „Parametrisierung physikalischer Prozesse und Turbulenz“

Mon, 23 April 2018 17:30 +0000 GMT

de: Leiter/in für den Themenbereich „Modellentwicklung“ mit dem Schwerpunkt „Parametrisierung physikalischer Prozesse und Turbulenz“ [4 y | Aufgaben: Inhaltliche und fachliche Leitung des o.g. Themenbereichs am Hans-Ertel-Zentrum für Wetterforschung inkl. Einwerbung von Drittmitteln und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit. Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeit in der Forschung zur Modellentwicklung im Bereich der Parametrisierung physikalischer Prozesse zur verbesserten Vorhersage von Turbulenz und zur Wechselwirkung mit der Landoberfläche, z.B.: Entwicklung skalenadaptiver Parametrisierungen nicht aufgelöster Prozesse und in sich konsistenter Parametrisierungspakete im ICON-Modell (z.B. für Turbulenz). Erforschung der Wechselwirkung zwischen Atmosphäre und heterogener Landoberflächen sowie deren Berücksichtigung in den Modellen | Anforderungen: Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes naturwissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium (Universitätsdiplom/Master) vorzugsweise der Fachrichtung Meteorologie, Physik oder Mathematik. Erfolgreich abgeschlossene Promotion vorzugsweise der Fachrichtung Meteorologie, Physik oder Mathematik. Umfangreiche Kenntnisse auf dem Gebiet der numerischen Wettervorhersage oder Klimamodellierung anhand mindestens 2-jähriger einschlägiger, hauptberuflicher Erfahrungen. Sichere Kenntnisse der englischen Sprache (mind. Level C1 CEF). Sichere Kenntnisse der deutschen Sprache (mind. Level B2 CEF). Bereitschaft zu häufigen Dienstreisen (im In- und Ausland). Umfangreiche Kenntnisse und Erfahrungen in der Entwicklung von Komponenten für Wettervorhersagemodelle, vorzugsweise mi...] / Bundesanstalt für Verwaltungsdienstleistungen (BAV); Offenbach am Main, Germany / deadline May 16

Meteorologen/in, Physiker/in oder Ozeanographen/in als Wissenschaftliche/n Mitarbeiter/in

Mon, 23 April 2018 17:07 +0000 GMT

de: Meteorologen/in, Physiker/in oder Ozeanographen/in als Wissenschaftliche/n Mitarbeiter/in [4 y | Aufgaben: Führung und Anleitung eines/einer Projektmitarbeiters/in. Geschäftsbereichsübergreifende Anforderungsanalyse und Abstimmung hinsichtlich fachlicher und technischer Realisierungsmöglichkeiten. Erstellen eines Feinkonzeptes zur Erzielung der Projektziele. Methodenauswahl, -entwicklung und –bewertung zur Erreichung der Projektziele. Fachliche und technische Umsetzung und Integration in den automatisierten, operationellen Wirkbetrieb. Nutzerbetreuung, einschl. Schulungen und Workshops. Risiko- und Chancenmanagement. Verantwortliche Vorbereitung und Durchführung von Projektfortschrittsbegutachtungen (reviews) | Anforderungen: Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes naturwissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium (Universitätsdiplom/Master) der Meteorologie, Physik, Ozeanographie oder vergleichbarer Fachrichtung. Sichere deutsche Sprachkenntnisse (mind. Level C1 CEFR). Sichere englische Sprachkenntnisse (mind. Level B1 CEFR). Bereitschaft zur Teilnahme an Fortbildungen, Projekttreffen, Präsentationen auf Konferenzen und sonstigen Dienstreisen. Kenntnisse im Verfahren zur kombinierten Nutzung von satelliten- und bodengebundenen Daten. Kenntnisse im Qualitätsmanagement. Kenntnisse und Erfahrungen in der Satellitenfernerkundung und von Verfahren zur Ableitung geophysikalischer Parameter aus Satellitendaten. Kenntnisse und Erfahrungen in der Nutzung von boden-gebundenen meteorologis...] / Bundesanstalt für Verwaltungsdienstleistungen (BAV); Offenbach am Main, Germany / deadline May 29

Director - Assessment and Data Analytics

Mon, 23 April 2018 17:00 +0000 GMT

us: Director - Assessment and Data Analytics [100% | Duties: Reporting to the Dean of the Graduate School of Education (GSE), the Director of Assessment and Data Analytics is a highly collaborative role. Within GSE and across the University, the Director works to understand, articulate, and improve the school’s functional and data requirements. You will work with senior administration, faculty, and staff to build a culture of assessment that supports continuous improvement of programs within GSE, ensures constant compliance with standards, and to affect change where merited | Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree in a relevant field, but will consider a combination of education and experience equivalency. • Experience in institutional research or related field such as assessment, institutional effectiveness or data analysis including capture, analysis, and presentation of information in support of institutional research efforts; • Experience in the rapid creation of ad-hoc queries utilizing modern desktop database tools to further support executive inquiry; • Proven leadership on projects and directing staff | Preferred Requirements: Experience with Blackboard, college/university database systems, and/or other educational online assessment platforms (Tk20, TaskStream, Chalk and Wire, etc.). • Experience providing program accreditation support (e.g., CAEP, CACREP, ALA, etc.) in a higher education setting. • Proficiency with multiple software programs (e.g., ACCESS, Excel, SPSS, SAS, Tableau, and other similar software). • Relevant experience in assessment design, survey development, or other social science research methods] / University at Buffalo, The State University of New York (UB); Buffalo, New York, United States / deadline May 19

Faculty - Math/Computer Science/Statistics

Mon, 23 April 2018 16:57 +0000 GMT

us: Faculty - Math/Computer Science/Statistics [100% | Duties: Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in mathematics, including courses for future elementary teachers and secondary teachers of mathematics; • engaging in a program of scholarship and disseminating the results of this scholarly activity; • advising students; • serving on department and university committees; • engaging in community service | Minimum Requirements: A Ph.D. in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Applied Mathematics, or Statistics is required. All degree requirements must be completed by August 2018, Record of outstanding teaching and a commitment to excellence in the classroom, Ability to teach in the department’s upper division Core Curriculum (Modern Algebra and Real Analysis), Ability to teach subjects included in departments program for future elementary teachers and secondary teachers of mathematics, Potential to establish an independent program of research in applied mathematics, mathematics education, pure mathematics, statistics, or statistics education | Preferred Requirements: Possess prior teaching experience at the college level, Demonstrate the ability to mentor and support students from diverse backgrounds, Demonstrate knowledge of and commitment to diversity and issues of just, equitable, and inclusive education, Demonstrate the ability to provide pre-service teacher preparation in mathematics, Experience in K-12 curriculum development, Teaching experience in K-12 classrooms, Demonstrate commitment to contributing to the continual advancement of mathematics pedagogy within the department, Demonstrate knowledge of and enthusiasm for supervising student teachers in the department’s Integrated Mathematics BA/Single Subject Credential Program (Blended Program in Mathematics)] / California State University, Sacramento (Sacramento State); Sacramento, California, United States

Postdoctoral Researcher - Applied Statistics

Mon, 23 April 2018 16:04 +0000 GMT

us: Postdoctoral Researcher - Applied Statistics [100% | Duties: Conduct research in and development of one or more of the following areas: cyber security, image and video analysis, design of computer experiments, climate modeling, energy analysis, computational biology, lasers, and optics, Design, implement, and analyze techniques in one or more of the above areas, Contribute to and actively participate with project scientists and engineers in the scope, planning, and formulating modeling/simulation efforts for physical, engineering, and computational systems in the areas of cyber security, biological and environmental threat detection, uncertainty quantification, and others, Develop, implement, validate, and document specialized analysis software tools and models as required | Minimum Requirements: Recent PhD in Statistics or related field, Demonstrated programming skills in at least one prototyping language R/Matlab/Python, as well as one of C/C++/Java to enable high performance statistical computation, Experience developing and applying advanced statistical/machine learning models and algorithms for one or more of the following settings: classification, clustering, anomaly detection, density estimation, pattern recognition, knowledge discovery, Demonstrated ability as an innovative experimentalist with a broad range of experience in experimental design, techniques, and execution, Demonstrated ability to develop independent research projects as demonstrated through publication of peer-reviewed literature | Preferred Requirements: Expertise in the following areas is desired: Bayesian modeling, analysis and design of computer experiments, statistical learning, statistical methods for “Big Data” or general statistical consulting] / Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL); Livermore, California, United States

Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in auf dem Gebiet der Fertigungsmesstechnik

Mon, 23 April 2018 15:44 +0000 GMT

de: Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in auf dem Gebiet der Fertigungsmesstechnik [3 y | Aufgaben: Entwicklung eines Verzahnungsnormals, das definierte Oberflächenprofile auf seinen Flanken verkörpert, in enger Zusammenarbeit mit dem Wissenschaftlichen Gerätebau der PTB. Entwicklung mathematischer Algorithmen zur Trennung der Gestaltanteile in Form, Welligkeit und Rauheit und Implementierung der Berechnung der Rauheitskennwerte für die Auswertung der Messungen an Verzahnungen. Kalibrierung des neuen Normals unter Verwendung geeigneter Rückführungsstrategien und Erstellung einer Messunsicherheitsbilanz. Organisation und Durchführung von Vergleichsmessungen. Publikation der Forschungsergebnisse in wissenschaftlichen Fachzeitschriften sowie auf internationalen Konferenzen | Anforderungen: Abgeschlossenes Hochschulstudium in Maschinenbau, Informatik oder einem anderen Studiengang der Ingenieurwissenschaften, Physik oder Mathematik. Vorzugsweise Kenntnisse auf einem oder mehreren der Gebiete Koordinatenmesstechnik, Verzahnungsmesstechnik und Rauheitsmesstechnik. Gutes mathematisches Verständnis sowie technisches Geschick. Eigenverantwortliches Arbeiten, hohes Engagement sowie Lernbereitschaft. Sehr gutes Deutsch und Englisch (in Wort und Schrift). Ausgeprägte Kommunikations- und Teamfähigkeit] / Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB); Braunschweig, Niedersachsen, Germany / deadline May 17

Scientist specialized in the field of precision engineering

Mon, 23 April 2018 14:48 +0000 GMT

de: Scientist specialized in the field of precision engineering [3 y | Duties: In close cooperation with our Scientific Instrumentation Department, you will develop a gear measurement standard embodying defined surface profiles on its slopes. You will develop mathematical algorithms for the separation of character components into form, waviness and roughness, and also implement the calculation of the roughness characteristics for the evaluation of the measurements on gears. You will calibrate the new standard using suitable traceability strategies and develop an uncertainty budget. You will organize and conduct comparison measurements. You will publish the research results in scientific journals as well as at international conferences | Minimum Requirements: You have completed your university studies in mechanical engineering, information technology or in another degree program in engineering sciences, physics or mathematics. If possible, you have knowledge in one or several of the fields of coordinate metrology, gear metrology and roughness metrology. You have a good understanding of mathematics as well as technical skills. You are highly committed and capable of working autonomously, and you are willing to improve your skills. You have a very good command of both written and spoken German as well as English. You have excellent communication skills and are a team player] / Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB); Braunschweig, Niedersachsen, Germany / deadline May 13

Bioinformatician/Biostatistician

Mon, 23 April 2018 13:22 +0000 GMT

ch: Bioinformatician/Biostatistician [100% | Duties: Our successful candidate will collaborate with local research teams in providing advice on experimental design, acting as consultant in data analysis strategies and/or actually conducting analyses and reporting results for specific projects. Hands-on data analysis is expected to be predominantly in relation to high-throughput *omics data and potentially image analysis and structural biology. In the position, our collaborator will work largely independently, yet will operate in the network of bioinformatics research groups active at the Biozentrum, in the Basel area and at the Swiss level via the dual affiliation with SIB | Minimum Requirements: PhD and Post-doc experience in statistics, computational biology, bioinformatics or equivalent. Strong prior experience in *omics data analysis. Fluent in R/Bioconductor, Python, Linux/UNIX, ideally with some experience in cluster computing. Ability to critically review statistical methodologies and algorithms. Ability to follow several projects in parallel. Taste for collaboration with wet-lab scientists and for knowledge transfer with fellow data analysts | Preferred Requirements: German would be an asset] / Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB); Basel, Switzerland

Postdoc - Transcriptome Methods

Mon, 23 April 2018 13:08 +0000 GMT

ch: Postdoc - Transcriptome Methods [1 + y | 100% | Duties: Bgee is a database integrating curated reference expression data of different types (RNA-seq, microarrays, in situ hybridization, ESTs) for diverse animal species. Data integration includes calls of presence or absence of expression, differential expression analysis over different features (anatomy, age, sex), ranking of evidence from different data types, etc. You will do research on improved transcriptome analysis, including but not limited to integrated analysis across data types, expression calls from new data types such as single-cell RNA-seq or long read transcriptomics, and comparison of expression between species. You will participate in the maintenance and development of the Bgee analysis pipeline and of the BgeeDB R package | Minimum Requirements: Doctorate degree in statistics, genomics, or related field. Good mastership of the R language. Experience in genomics | Preferred Requirements: Experience with Unix, cluster computing, and scripting language (e.g., Perl, Python) are a plus] / Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB); Lausanne, Switzerland

Data management specialist life sciences

Mon, 23 April 2018 13:08 +0000 GMT

ch: Data management specialist life sciences [3+ y | 100% | Duties: Be the point of contact in sciCORE in matters of data management. Provide data management support training for researchers. Provide consulting and/or implement data models using the tools we offer as a service (LabKey, SQL databases, etc.). Develop training material and teach practical data management. Collaborate with sciCORE scientific IT specialists to develop or adapt data management solutions. Represent sciCORE in collaborative projects involving data management | Minimum Requirements: At least 3 years of experience in academic research environment. Degree in Data Sciences or equivalent. Proven experience of work with server-based data management system (relational databases, LIMS). Experience with Linux environment and scripting languages such as Python, Javascript and APIs. Demonstrated service orientation skills. Ability to communicate in English (working language; oral and written) | Preferred Requirements: A PhD in life sciences or computational sciences. Hands-on experience with additional database technologies (NoSQL, graph databases). Experience working with semantic technologies (ontologies, SPARQL/RDF). Teaching at post-graduate level. Experience in the domain of life sciences or biomedical research. German] / Universität Basel; Basel, Switzerland

Senior Research Associate in CeLSIUS

Mon, 23 April 2018 13:05 +0000 GMT

uk: Senior Research Associate in CeLSIUS [30+ m | 50% | Duties: The person appointed will be based in the Health and Social Surveys Research Group in the Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health. They will be a member of CeLSIUS, a seven-person team across three departments in UCL. The team provides support mainly to academics undertaking research projects using the ONS LS. The postholder will be involved in facilitating use of the ONS LS by UK academic researchers and students and statutory sector users. Core elements include project planning and development; statistical computing running syntax for remote users data checking for clearance for all users and liaison and cooperation with other team members, other UCL, ONS, and the wider user community | Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate will have a PhD degree in quantitative Social Science, Applied Statistics, Computing or other related discipline and substantial experience of using statistical software. Experience of data management, quantitative longitudinal data analysis and an ability to write scientific reports clearly and quickly and present work publicly are all key requirements] / University College London (UCL); London, United Kingdom / deadline May 4

Research Fellow - Bioinformatician

Mon, 23 April 2018 13:03 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow - Bioinformatician [until 31 March 2020 | 100% | Duties: We are recruiting a Bioinformatician with excellent communication skills to work on banana and enset (Ensete ventricosum; an orphan crop related to banana from Ethiopia) genomics. This position is jointly funded through Royal Society UK Global Challenges Research Fund Newton funds and seeks to (i) use comparative genomics to look for disease resistance, and other important agronomic traits in banana and enset, (ii) compare the evolution enset and banana genomes and (iv) undertake whole genome sequencing of banana pathogens | Minimum Requirements: We seek applicants with a PhD which involved a large component of bioinformatics or genomics/population genetics. A good understanding of comparative genomics and experience of analysing Next-Gen sequence data (primarily short read data) is essential, and ideally the candidate will have a biology background | Preferred Requirements: Some experience in programming in R, Perl/Python, or C/C++ is desirable, as is previous experience in undertaking collaborative projects or genotyping by sequencing studies] / University of Warwick; Coventry, England, United Kingdom / deadline May 17

Undergraduate Researcher

Mon, 23 April 2018 13:02 +0000 GMT

uk: Undergraduate Researcher [10 w | 100% | Duties: We have an exciting opportunity for an undergraduate student to work with our Earth Observation, Climate System group. The objective is to develop an approach that delivers reflectance from hyperspectral drone data that does not require the use of reference sheets. Optical remote sensing collects and analyses the solar radiance (electromagnetic radiation) that is reflected from the Earth’s surface to evaluate the status of the land surface or its vegetation. Reflected radiances (i.e. radiance) vary with solar illumination conditions (i.e. irradiance) and the optimal method to account for changes in irradiance during data acquisition, is by calculating and using the relative proportion of irradiance that is reflected | Minimum Requirements: We are looking for a student who is studying for a physics degree and who has a good mathematical background. An aptitude and interest in coding is essential] / Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH); Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom / deadline May 15

Research Fellow - Medical Statistics and Epidemiology

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:42 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Fellow - Medical Statistics and Epidemiology [1 + y | 100% | Duties: The post-holder will work collaboratively with an inter-disciplinary research team at LSHTM and partners in Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe, to contribute to the impact and causal pathway analyses of data generated from studies designed to evaluate the impact of ‘DREAMS’. DREAMS is an investment by PEPFAR and private-sector partners to reduce HIV incidence among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in high-burden districts in east and southern Africa | Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have an MSc in Medical Statistics with experience of working as a medical statistician, including analysis of large, longitudinal datasets, and ability to deliver training on data analysis. The successful candidate will have a relevant publication record, and expertise in data management for epidemiological studies | Preferred Requirements: A good understanding of HIV surveillance systems and research cohort studies in developing countries, and experience of working as a statistician in sub-Saharan Africa would be an advantage] / London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); London, United Kingdom / deadline May 18

SLAM and Path Planning Algorithm Developer

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:41 +0000 GMT

in: SLAM and Path Planning Algorithm Developer [100% | Duties: Autonomous Aerial System group at MathWorks Hyderabad Development Center is looking for motivated individual with experience in simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) and path planning algorithm development. Develop MATLAB and Simulink code and tools aiding the development of end to end workflow for autonomous aerial systems. Deployment of MATLAB and Simulink code through code generation on various robotics hardware. Actively participate in all stages of design, implementation, testing and product release. Work closely with multiple teams and keep up to date on the fast-moving robotics technology landscape | Minimum Requirements: A bachelor's degree and 7 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 5 years of professional work experience, or a PhD degree) is required. Knowledge and hands-on experinece in SLAM and path planning algorithm development. Background in computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning, and autonomous systems. Proficient in C/C++ and MATLAB | Preferred Requirements: Working knowledge of ROS, OpenCV, Gazebo] / The MathWorks, Inc.; Hyderabad, India

Research Associate - Vibration Data Analysis for Large Scale Sensor Networks

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:36 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Associate - Vibration Data Analysis for Large Scale Sensor Networks [3 y | 100% | Duties: Across all modes of transport, the twin challenges of climate change and decreasing fossil fuel reserves has resulted in a concerted effort to find alternatives to traditional internal combustion engine technology. The aerospace sector faces greater challenges than others in moving towards low carbon propulsion, due to the larger distances that must be covered between refuelling opportunities, and the fact that battery technology has not yet developed significantly enough to address the challenges of long range travel. Our goal is to make the dream of all-electric flight a reality. You will work in our team in order to develop concepts for data analysis of large scale vibration sensor networks | Minimum Requirements: You must have, or be close to completing, a PhD in an area pertinent to the project e.g. Engineering, Mathematics or Physics. You should also have an Undergraduate degree in a related subject. You will need to have a good understanding of dynamic and vibration analysis | Preferred Requirements: A background knowledge in machine learning would be considered an advantage] / Imperial College London (ICL); London, United Kingdom / deadline May 22

Associate Professor - Statistics

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:35 +0000 GMT

au: Associate Professor - Statistics [100% | Duties: The appointee will promote research and teaching in Statistics and Data Science at UWA, contributing to the University’s research priorities. Playing a leading role in teaching and curriculum design, the successful candidate will demonstrate sound leadership skills combined with a confident, enthusiastic and collaborative approach. It is expected that, after a settling in period, the appointee will become Director of the UWA Centre for Applied Statistics | Minimum Requirements: A PhD in Statistics or a relevant discipline. Research expertise in Statistics or Data Science. Teaching expertise in Statistics and Data Science. Successful publication record as evidenced by international refereed publications. A track record of effective teaching and course development] / University of Western Australia (UWA); Perth, Western Australia, Australia / deadline July 16

Associate Professor - Medical Statistics

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:34 +0000 GMT

no: Associate Professor - Medical Statistics [100% | Duties: A full time permanent position as Associate Professor is vacant at the University of Bergen, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care. The position should strengthen teaching and research in the area of medical statistics | Minimum Requirements: The applicant must have a master's degree in statistics and relevant Norwegian doctorate or equivalent qualifications. Relevant experience in teaching and developing educational programs. Research experience with the development of statistical methods in medicine. Experience with R, STATA or equivalent for analysis, teaching, and development of applications. Good knowledge of modern statistical methods in medical research. Ability to initiate and direct research, and to conduct research supervision] / University of Bergen; Bergen, Hordaland, Norway / deadline May 13

Postdoc - Novel Perspectives of 3D Epigenome Folding and its Deregulation in Human Diseases

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:29 +0000 GMT

se: Postdoc - Novel Perspectives of 3D Epigenome Folding and its Deregulation in Human Diseases [1 + y | 100% | Duties: We search for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher in bioinformatics to join a consortium of three research teams dedicated to understand the function of 3D epigenome folding and its deregulation in human diseases from entirely novel perspectives. The candidate is expected to drive a postdoctoral project and participate in collaborative efforts to uncover hitherto unknown therapeutic targets in complex diseases, such as cancer and diabetes | Minimum Requirements: A person is eligible for a postdoctoral position in bioinformatics, if he or she has obtained a PhD or equivalent in Computational Biology, Computer Engineering, or a relevant quantitative scientific discipline no more than five years before the first date of employment as postdoc | Preferred Requirements: Experience in the analysis of NGS data, in particular: RNA-seq, single cell RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, 3C-based chromatin interactome datasets, Experience in network analysis, Excellent knowledge in biostatistics, Extensive experience in using R/BioConductor, Unix/Linux environment (prior scripting language experience e.g. Python/Perl is a plus), Experience in data visualization] / Karolinska Institutet; Solna, Stockholm, Sweden / deadline May 31

Postdoctoral Fellow - Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology

Mon, 23 April 2018 12:28 +0000 GMT

se: Postdoctoral Fellow - Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology [2 y | 100% | Duties: The aim is to use a prospective registry-based study design to investigate if occupational and environmental exposure to metals is a risk factor for chronic kidney disease in subjects with and without diabetes. A large laboratory-database on measured metal levels in blood in occupationally exposed workers and in subjects from the general population is the basis for a prospective cohort study. The subjects are followed in national health care registries and the risk for CKD in persons with and without diabetes is assessed. The work tasks are database handling, advanced biostatistical analyses, and scientific writing. Research ideas leading to own grant applications for external funding are expected | Minimum Requirements: To qualify as a postdoctoral researcher the applicant should hold a PhD in a relevant subject. Since postdoctoral constitutes a qualifying appointment for junior researchers, we aim to target those who have a doctoral degree not older than 3 years from the application deadline] / University of Gothenburg; Gothenburg, Västra Götaland County, Sweden / deadline May 10

Grant/Fellowship: Fraunhofer-Bessel-Forschungspreis

Sun, 22 April 2018 22:22 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Fraunhofer-Bessel-Forschungspreis [Aufgaben: Für den Fraunhofer-Bessel-Forschungspreis können Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler aus allen aussereuropäischen Ländern, die ihre Promotion vor nicht mehr als 18 Jahren abgeschlossen haben und deren bisherige Erfolge in der angewandten Forschung bereits zu ihrer Anerkennung als international herausragende Fachwissenschaftler geführt haben, nominiert werden. Von ihnen wird erwartet, dass sie zukünftig durch weitere wissenschaftliche Spitzenleistungen ihr Fachgebiet auch über das engere Arbeitsgebiet hinaus nachhaltig prägen | Anforderungen: Internationale Anerkennung des Nominierten als herausragender Fachwissenschaftler in der angewandten Forschung (z. B. Auszeichnungen, positive Resonanz auf Veröffentlichungen, etc.); Erwartungen hinsichtlich weiterer wissenschaftlicher Spitzenleistungen, die das Fachgebiets nachhaltig prägen könnten; Abschluss der Promotion vor nicht mehr als 18 Jahren; Lebens-/Arbeitsmittelpunkt des Nominierten ausserhalb Europas; Nominierung durch einen Leiter oder leitenden Wissenschaftler eines Instituts der Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft; Ausführliche gutachterliche Stellungnahmen der nominierenden Wissenschaftler; Zwei Referenzgutachten wichtiger internationaler und eins vom deutschen Kooperationspartner bzw. Wissenschaftler; Die Humboldt-Stiftung setzt ...] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Wie bewirbt man sich als WissenschaftlerIn ausserhalb der akademischen Welt

Sun, 22 April 2018 06:16 +0000 GMT

at, ch, de: Wie bewirbt man sich als WissenschaftlerIn ausserhalb der akademischen Welt [Lesen Sie zuerst ein Buch von 1000 Seiten, um herauszufinden, wie man sich bewirbt? Nein! In diesem kurzen Text ist alles Wesentliche zusammengefasst] / All-Acad.com; Austria, Switzerland, Germany

Senior Data Scientist (w/m)

Sun, 22 April 2018 06:15 +0000 GMT

de: Senior Data Scientist (w/m) [unbefristet | 100% | Aufgaben: Entwicklung von Analyse- und Prognosemodellen; Überführung von Modellen in produktive Systeme; Bewertung der Ergebnisse auf die unternehmerische Entscheidung; Zusammenarbeit mit Kunden zur Identifizierung und Entwicklung von wirtschaftlicher Use-Cases | Anforderungen: Mit überdurchschnittlichem Erfolg abgeschlossenes Hochschulstudium der Fachrichtungen Statistik, Mathematik, (Wirtschafts-)Informatik oder vergleichbarer Schwerpunkt; Promotion wäre wünschenswert; Sehr gute Kenntnisse in Statistik, Datenanalyse und Machine Learning; Erfahrung mit mathematischer Optimierung wünschenswert; Erfahrung mit R, alternativ auch Python oder Matlab; Praktische Programmierkenntnisse (z. B. Software-Entwicklung, R-Pakete, Error-Handling etc.); Mehrjährige Erfahrung in analytischen Projekten (z. B. Datenanalyse, Modellentwicklung); Kenntnisse der Datenbank-Technologien in der Cloud, idealerweise praktische Erfahrung] / EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG (EnBW); Köln, Nordrhein‐Westfalen, Germany

Postdoc in Bioinformatics/Biostatistics

Sat, 21 April 2018 21:31 +0000 GMT

lu: Postdoc in Bioinformatics/Biostatistics [2 y | 100% | Duties: We are looking for a bioinformatician and biostatistics expert who is well versed in the statistical analysis of large-scale biological data and bioscientific programming. The candidate will be responsible for the processing and analysis of genetic and functional omics data, including integrative pathway/network analysis and building and evaluating machine learning models. The project is part of a multi-centre collaboration on the omics-based stratification of Parkinson’s disease patients for developing personalised therapeutic interventions with partners in Germany and France | Minimum Requirements: The candidate will have a PhD or equivalent degree in bioinformatics, biostatistics or related subject areas (e.g. machine learning with applications in genetic and molecular data analysis). Prior experience in large-scale data processing and bioscientific programming is required. A track record of previous publications in large-scale biological data analysis should be outlined in the C. Demonstrated skills and knowledge in biostatistics, machine learning, GWAS or next-generation sequencing data analysis, and pathway and network analysis are highly advantageous. The candidate should have a cross-disciplinary aptitude, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and a keen interest in collaborative biomedical researc. Fluency in oral and...] / University of Luxembourg; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg / deadline May 31

Software Development Engineer

Sat, 21 April 2018 17:58 +0000 GMT

us: Software Development Engineer [100% | Duties: Seeking a highly skilled developer to enhance the analysis and code generations engines with new capabilities of analysis of algorithms written in MATLAB and Simulink. (MATLAB and Simulink experience not required). Several compiler techniques, static and formal analysis methods are used in MathWorks products to provide powerful code generation and verification features. We are interested in candidates who are software programming experts and have high aptitude for numerical analysis and use the software analysis results to verify and optimize code generated for embedded processors (C) and FPGAs/ASICs (RTL) | Minimum Requirements: Experience with C++. A bachelor's degree and 3 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree) is required. Excellent mathematical reasoning and programming skills. Experience with one or more of the following: formal methods, static analysis, floating point analysis. Solid background in computer science theory. Knowledge of compilers and code generation techniques. Experience with algorithm development | Preferred Requirements: Strong public speaking and demonstrated leadership skills is a plus] / The MathWorks, Inc.; Natick, United States

Intellectual Property Researcher

Sat, 21 April 2018 12:26 +0000 GMT

us: Intellectual Property Researcher [100% | Duties: Provide research, analysis and advice to clients in the antitrust and intellectual property practice areas. These practices focus on applying economic theory and quantitative methods, grounded in a thorough understanding of the market, to provide a full range of theoretical and empirical economic analysis in matters involving intellectual property rights enforcement, calculation of harm suffered due to infringement of intellectual property rights, mergers and acquisitions, antitrust litigation, and competition policy | Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a BA/BS in economics, public policy, applied math, statistics, finance, engineering, or related field, with exceptional analytic skills, and strong academic records | Preferred Requirements: Coursework and/or 1-2 years of research experience in economics, statistics, finance, accounting, regression analysis/econometrics and computer programming are desired. Ability to use statistical software, such as SAS or Stata, is highly desirable] / Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC); San Francisco, United States

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Mathematical Modelling of the Effect of Compression in Filters

Sat, 21 April 2018 11:46 +0000 GMT

uk: Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Mathematical Modelling of the Effect of Compression in Filters [10 m | 100% | Duties: The successful candidate will derive a series of predictive mathematical theories based on a blend of asymptotic and computational techniques to understand the role of compression and flexibility in filtration scenarios. The models will provide a theoretical underpinning for experimental observations. They will also be given the opportunity to undertake teaching which will not exceed 3 hours per week for 24 weeks per annum | Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate will have, or be close to completing, a PhD in mathematics or a mathematics-related subject. The candidate should also have knowledge of partial differential equations (PDEs) and scientific computing, and the ability to work independently and to pursue research as part of an interdisciplinary team] / University of Oxford; Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom / deadline May 16

Research Fellow - Epidemiological Modelling, Malaria Elimination

Sat, 21 April 2018 11:43 +0000 GMT

au: Research Fellow - Epidemiological Modelling, Malaria Elimination [100% | Duties: The appointee will primarily focus on: Adaptation and extension of existing transmission dynamics models of falciparum malaria to better model the role of novel diagnostic tools, surveillance strategies and antimalarial drug-based interventions in malaria elimination efforts. Contributing model-based insights to the broader research endeavours of ACREME, including evaluation of the public health impact of alternative diagnostic, surveillance and treatment strategies. Model outputs will be integrated into Spatial Decision Support Systems being developed by ACREME-affiliated staff to locate transmission foci and develop optimal interventions | Minimum Requirements: The successful applicant will have completed a PhD in mathematical epidemiology, infectious diseases modelling or a closely related area of research (e.g. applied mathematics, physics or mathematical, computational or quantitative biology), with a developing profile in research as a member of a team. They will have demonstrated an ability to publish scientific findings and have shown an aptitude for engagement both across disciplinary boundaries and with parties outside of academia] / University of Melbourne; Parkville, Australia / deadline May 20

Bioinformatician in Statistical Cancer Genomics

Sat, 21 April 2018 11:40 +0000 GMT

uk: Bioinformatician in Statistical Cancer Genomics [100% | Duties: We are looking for a Bioinformatician with research interests in statistical and computational methods for the analysis of genome-scale data to participate in a collaborative research program relating to cancer genomics. Participate in a collaborative research programme by identifying, defining and planning projects that will have relevance within the research at the BDI, the LICR, and the computational statistics and machine learning group in Statistics. Maintain, employ and implement a thorough knowledge of an area of expertise relevant to the centre and an awareness of the latest technology and analytical methods in the field. You will develop novel statistical methodologies to learn about biological processes | Minimum Requirements: You will have extensive experience in the analysis of cancer genomics data and research interests in developing advanced statistical methodology to learn about biological processes relating to cancer origin, evolution and response to treatment. You will be educated to PhD level (or equivalent) in a quantitative science with research experience in academia or industry | Preferred Requirements: Interest in and experience of using scalable statistical and probabilistic machine learning approaches to analyse and integrate data from other modalities, such as gene expression, proteomics and imaging would be an advantage] / University of Oxford; Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom / deadline May 14

Research Fellow - Health Informatics

Sat, 21 April 2018 11:36 +0000 GMT

au: Research Fellow - Health Informatics [100% | Duties: The primary purpose of this position is to contribute to evidence based improvement of patient care using the digital hospital platform. The role will provide a linkage between the digital hospital and key researchers within the Centre for Health Services Research (CHSR) to support a growing health informatics program to start increasing health informatics capability in Queensland, with a view to rapid translation into improved patient care | Minimum Requirements: The person should hold a PhD in a relevant discipline, and have demonstrated expert knowledge in the area of Health Informatics in relation to clinical and health services research. It is anticipated that the successful applicant will work with supervisors to secure additional income to ensure growth of the health informatics program and longevity of the position] / University of Queensland (UQ); Brisbane, Queensland, Australia / deadline May 14

Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungsstipendium für Postdoktoranden

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:25 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungsstipendium für Postdoktoranden [6-24 m | Aufgaben: Bewerben Sie sich, wenn Sie als überdurchschnittlich qualifizierter Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland am Anfang Ihrer wissenschaftlichen Laufbahn stehen und Ihre Promotion vor nicht mehr als vier Jahren abgeschlossen haben. Mit dem Humboldt-Forschungsstipendium für Postdoktoranden haben Sie die Möglichkeit, ein selbst gewähltes, langfristiges Forschungsvorhaben (6-24 Monate) in Kooperation mit einem selbst gewählten wissenschaftlichen Gastgeber an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland durchzuführen | Anforderungen: Promotion oder vergleichbarer akademischer Grad (Ph.D., C.Sc. oder Äquivalent), wobei der Abschluss bei Eingang der Bewerbung nicht länger als vier Jahre zurückliegt. Sollte die Promotion unmittelbar vor dem Abschluss stehen, ist eine Bewerbung bereits mit Vorlage des Dissertationsmanuskripts oder von Publikationen, die die Ergebnisse der Dissertation enthalten, möglich; Wissenschaftliche Veröffentlichungen in nach internationalem Standard referierten Zeitschriften und Verlagen; Forschungsplatz- und Betreuungszusage sowie ausführliche gutachterliche Stellungnahme eines wissenschaftlichen Gastgebers an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland; Einzelheiten des Forschungsvorhabens und die zeitliche Planung müssen vor der Antragstellu...] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungsstipendium für erfahrene Wissenschaftler

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:25 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Humboldt-Forschungsstipendium für erfahrene Wissenschaftler [Aufgaben: Mit dem Humboldt-Forschungsstipendium für erfahrene Wissenschaftler haben Sie die Möglichkeit, ein selbst gewähltes langfristiges Forschungsvorhaben (6-18 Monate) in Kooperation mit einem selbst gewählten wissenschaftlichen Gastgeber an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland durchzuführen. Das Stipendium kann flexibel in bis zu drei Aufenthalte innerhalb von drei Jahren aufgeteilt werden | Anforderungen: Bewerben Sie sich, wenn Sie als überdurchschnittlich qualifizierter Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland Ihre Promotion vor nicht mehr als zwölf Jahren abgeschlossen haben, Ihre Arbeit ein eigenständiges, wissenschaftliches Profil zeigt und Sie bereits mindestens als Assistant Professor oder Nachwuchsgruppenleiter tätig sind oder eine mehrjährige eigenständige wissenschaftliche Tätigkeit nachweisen können] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Grant/Fellowship: Alexander von Humboldt-Professur

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:20 +0000 GMT

de: Grant/Fellowship: Alexander von Humboldt-Professur [Aufgaben: Der Preis wird auf Vorschlag Dritter verliehen. Vorschlagsberechtigt sind die Hochschulen in Deutschland; darüber hinaus können ausseruniversitäre Forschungseinrichtungen in Deutschland eine Nominierung gemeinsam mit einer antragsberechtigten Hochschule einreichen. Die Nominierungen sind über die Rektoren bzw. Präsidenten der jeweiligen Hochschule sowie ggf. die wissenschaftlichen Direktorate bzw. Vorstände der ausseruniversitären Forschungseinrichtung an die Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung zu leiten | Anforderungen: Nominiert werden können herausragend qualifizierte Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler aller Disziplinen, die im Ausland tätig sind und die in Deutschland auf einen Lehrstuhl berufbar wären. Deutsche Staatsangehörige können unter der Voraussetzung nominiert werden, dass sie im Ausland wissenschaftlich etabliert sind. Enge Verwandte (Eltern, Geschwister, Kinder) und Ehe-/Lebenspartner der Antragsberechtigten dürfen nicht nominiert werden. In Deutschland Tätige können für diesen Preis nicht nominiert werden] / Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH); Germany

Tenure Track Professorship (W1) in Computational Statistics

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:20 +0000 GMT

de: Tenure Track Professorship (W1) in Computational Statistics [Duties: The successful candidate will be expected to engage in research in at least one of the following topics: time-series analysis, inverse statistical problems, high-dimensional problems, functional data, statistics of stochastic processes, experimental design, stochastic sampling strategies, stochastic control or optimization, Bayesian non-parametric statistics, statistical aspects of machine learning. There should be an emphasis on the design, implementation, and statistical analysis of efficient and scalable algorithms. Experience in an HPC context is welcome. The teaching obligations will include teaching in the BSc/MSc courses Simulation Technology and in the courses offered by the Department of Mathematics] / Universität Stuttgart; Stuttgart, Baden‐Württemberg, Germany / deadline April 30

Research Associate in Virus Metagenomics

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:14 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Associate in Virus Metagenomics [2, 5 y | 100% | Duties: The project’s long-term goal is to investigate the use of phage therapy to control immune dysregulation associated with respiratory disease. Your role will be to analyse longitudinally sampled microbial metagenomes from respiratory samples, implement appropriate bioinformatics protocols for their analysis, compare microbial diversity between samples, clinical groups and time points, and to construct co-occurrence microbial networks with the purpose of informing dynamic models of the microbiome | Minimum Requirements: Candidates with a background in bioinformatics, computational biology and metagenomics are encouraged to apply | Preferred Requirements: Experience of ecological interaction networks, time series data, statistics and machine learning will be an advantage] / University of Manchester (UoM); Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom / deadline May 19

Teamleiter Data & Reporting (w/m)

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:13 +0000 GMT

ch: Teamleiter Data & Reporting (w/m) [Aufgaben: Leitung des neu formierten Teams Data und Reporting zur Stärkung der strategischen Themen rund um Big Data und Analytics im Marktbereich Nichtleben Schweiz. Ansprechpartner im Marktbereich Nichtleben zu den Themen Data, Analytics und Reporting. Identifikation und Analyse von Businessanforderungen. Konzeption, Koordination und Umsetzung der Ansprüche rundum Data, Analytics und Reporting. Erschliessung neuer Datenquellen | Anforderungen: (Fach-)/Hochschulabschluss in Wirtschaftswissenschaften mit quantitativem Schwerpunkt, in Statistik/Mathematik, in Data Science oder in einem ähnlichen Studiengang. Gutes Verständnis für Geschäftsprozesse in Versicherungen. Erfahrung im Umgang mit Daten und Reporting. Dynamische, kreative und kommunikative Persönlichkeit mit ausgeprägten analytischen und konzeptionellen Fähigkeiten] / Helvetia Versicherungen Schweiz (Helvetia); St. Gallen, Switzerland

Research Associate

Sat, 21 April 2018 10:12 +0000 GMT

uk: Research Associate [2 y | 100% | Duties: Applications are invited for an experienced and enthusiastic cognitive neuroscientist with strong computational skills to work on an ERC Advanced Investigator grant on the neurobiology of language comprehension using MEG neuroimaging and fMRI data-sets. Develop new methods for analysis for statistical language modelling. Work closely with members of the team to develop and carry out and analyse MEG/EEG experiments. Write up and publish the results of original research in peer-reviewed, high-impact journals of national/international standing. Communicate findings to colleagues at national/international conferences. Continually update knowledge and understanding in cognitive neuroscience and language modelling | Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have a PhD in cognitive neuroscience, computer science, or a related discipline. They are expected to have knowledge of the neurobiology of language processing, advanced statistical skills and excellent computer programming (especially MATLAB and/or Python) skills | Preferred Requirements: Experience of MEG analyses, particularly in using multivariate neuroimaging methods for MEG data and MEG source localization methods, are highly desirable. Relevant post-doctoral experience is also desirable] / University of Cambridge; Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom / deadline May 14

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

Sat, 21 April 2018 05:23 +0000 GMT

de: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter [3 y | 75% | Aufgaben: Ziel ist die Promotion innerhalb von drei Jahren. Das Ada-Lovelace-Promotionsstellen-Programm des Fachbereichs wurde durch das Professorinnenprogramm II des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen als gleichstellungsfördernde Massnahme für Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen angestossen. Die Stelle wird mit zusätzlichen Mitteln für Reisen und Anschaffungen ausgestattet | Anforderungen: Abschluss eines einschlägigen Studiums, welches zur Aufnahme eines Promotionsstudiums im Fachbereich Mathematik/Informatik der WWU befähigt. Überdurchschnittliche Abschlussnoten. Integration in eine bestehende Arbeitsgruppe/Projektgruppe] / Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (WWU); Münster, Nordrhein‐Westfalen, Germany / deadline June 1

Ph.D. position in Theory and Computation of Coherent Structures

Sat, 21 April 2018 05:09 +0000 GMT

ch: Ph.D. position in Theory and Computation of Coherent Structures [1+ y | Duties: The project aims to further develop objective Eulerian and Lagrangian detection algorithms for large coherent structures in stratified turbulence. These structures will be located via their boundaries that minimize the transport of some passive scalar (say, a diffusive dye) or some active scalar (say, vorticity or potential vorticity). This effort will join theory, experiments and simulations to develop efficient algorithms for unsteady coherent structure detection in large data sets. Application areas include turbulent flows in engineering devices, in the ocean and in the atmosphere | Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate has an MSc in engineering, applied mathematics or physics (or equivalent) and has research interest and background in turbulent flows and dynamical systems. She or he has excellent mathematical skills and demonstrated experience with numerical methods. Background in advanced data analysis (image processing, statistical data analysis etc.) is an advantage. The Ph.D. is interested in a scientific career and in interdisciplinary project collaboration and has working knowledge of English] / Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETH Zürich); Zürich, Switzerland

Director - Data and Analytics

Fri, 20 April 2018 22:39 +0000 GMT

us: Director - Data and Analytics [100% | Duties: The Director of Data and Analytics in Advancement will organize Hamilton College’s data and analytics function by developing strategies for effective data analysis/reporting and implementing tools and strategies to translate raw data into valuable fundraising insights. The goal of this function is to help Hamilton College use data to drive high alumni, parent and friend engagement and giving. Strong logical reasoning skills and business intelligence are required. The ability to select, configure and implement analytics solutions and communicate effectively are essential | Minimum Requirements: Proven experience as a Data Analytics Manager. Solid experience in data analysis and reporting. Background in market research and project management. Knowledge of Excel, R and SQL; familiarity with other related software (e.g. Tableau, SAS). Supervisory skills and experience | Preferred Requirements: BS/BA in Computer Science, Statistics, Demographics, Data Management or a related field preferred] / Hamilton College; Clinton, New York, United States

Instructor - Statistics

Fri, 20 April 2018 22:39 +0000 GMT

us: Instructor - Statistics [100% | Duties: The expectation is to teach undergraduate Statistics courses and work in the Statistics Lab tutoring undergraduate students taking Statistics students | Minimum Requirements: M.S. in Applied Statistics or its foreign equivalent in a closely related field] / Kennesaw State University (KSU); Kennesaw, Georgia, United States / deadline May 7

Biostatistician

Fri, 20 April 2018 14:56 +0000 GMT

lu: Biostatistician [100% | Duties: The Biostatistician will join the LIH’s Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics (CCMS). The CCMS provides methodological support in statistical planning and analysis and data handling for various laboratories and research groups in the Luxembourg institute of Health as well as offering training in statistics and support in writing papers. To support the team we are looking for a Biostatistician who will mainly be responsible for: 1) Carrying out work in biostatistics in the context of research or public health projects; 2) Processing the data collected by Researchers and/or medical investigators | Minimum Requirements: Master of statistics, option biostatistics or epidemiology (or similar qualification). Previous professional experience of at least 3 years in a similar position. IT skills: SAS and R, Microsoft Office | Preferred Requirements: Experience in a public health or clinical research centre is an asset. Experience in nutrition and/or clinical trials is highly desirable] / Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH); Strassen, Luxembourg

Postdoctoral position in Probability Theory

Fri, 20 April 2018 11:23 +0000 GMT

ch: Postdoctoral position in Probability Theory [2+ y | 100% | Duties: The candidate is expected to conduct independent research in probability theory and contribute to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level | Minimum Requirements: PhD in Mathematics, strong background in probability theory. excellent research profile. strong commitment to teaching and supervision of undergraduate students] / Universität Basel; Basel, Switzerland / deadline May 31

F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG: Scientist, Early Stage Pharmaceutical Development with Data Science focus

Thu, 19 April 2018 15:13 +0000 GMT

Competitive salary: F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG: As a Scientist focusing on Data Science, you are part of Pharmaceutical development and Supplies in Pharma Technical Development in Basel... Switzerland, Basel-Town, Basel

Senior Scientist (m/f)

Thu, 19 April 2018 13:31 +0000 GMT

de: Senior Scientist (m/f) [3 y | Duties: develop innovative digital workflows in order to employ new data science methods for data exploration such as deep learning algorithms and visualisation of 4-dimensional earth system data in support to climate service product development. develop and apply methods to integrate and explore earth system data across different spatial scales in support to the provision of local climate information. develop procederes to integrate hydro-meteorological data with ecological and socio-economic data for climate vulnerability assessments | Minimum Requirements: a university degree and Ph.D. in maths, informatics, physics, meteorology, or other related disciplines in natural sciences and earth science is essential. extensive knowledge and experiences in data science methods and its application in climate science is essential. extensive experience in the analysis of 4-dimensional large data files from earth observations and from climate models is essential. experience in exploring hydro-meteorological extremes, in climate risk analyses and vulnerability assessments. experience in integrating observation and modelling data from different disciplines and earth compartments across different spatial scales. experiences in earth system and climate modelling would be beneficial. excellent knowledge of the...] / Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Zentrum für Material- und Küstenforschung GmbH (HZG); Hamburg, Germany / deadline May 8

Global Academy Jobs: Biostatistician/Epidemiologist

Mon, 16 April 2018 05:00 +0000 GMT

Global Academy Jobs: Are you a medical statistician or epidemiologist interested in joining a team which will ultimately impact the provision of future healthcare for pre United Kingdom

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Senior Software Developer - Cutting Edge Medical Diagnostics

Fri, 13 April 2018 12:44 +0000 GMT

Up to £84766 per annum: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: Senior Software Engineer - Swiss MedTech with German/English a MUST - State of the art Medical Device product Seeking a Software developer with experience in (software) product development within the Medical Devices sector and who is aware and can adv Switzerland

Celgene: Associate Director, Data Science

Thu, 12 April 2018 07:57 +0000 GMT

Celgene: Other Locations:Switzerland- BoudryDescriptionCelgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change th Independence, Missouri (US)

Celgene: Director, Translational Development-Clinical Pharmacology

Thu, 12 April 2018 07:57 +0000 GMT

Celgene: Other Locations:US- NJ- Summit WestDescriptionCelgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change th Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: STATISTICIAN - JOIN EXPANDING BUSINESS - SWITZERLAND

Wed, 11 April 2018 11:15 +0000 GMT

Negotiable: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: We are looking for experienced professional to fill in a permanent role of the Statistician in Switzerland. Switzerland

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: SENIOR STATISTICIAN - TOP PHARMA PLAYERS - FRANCE

Mon, 09 April 2018 11:24 +0000 GMT

Negotiable: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: I am looking for experienced professional for a permanent role of the Senior Statistician in France. Join a growing business with personal development. France

NonStop Recruitment Ltd: SENIOR STATISTICIAN - TOP PHARMA PLAYERS - FRANCE

Sat, 07 April 2018 09:43 +0000 GMT

Negotiable: NonStop Recruitment Ltd: I am looking for experienced professional for a permanent role of the Senior Statistician in France. Join a growing business with personal development. France