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Soladis is looking for experienced data scientist in Basel (CH) on two open positions.
Start date : between january and march 2020, for permanent positions.
If you are interested, please write directly to


In a context of clinical trials, you will join a big team designing and developing end-to-end technical ecosystems enabling digital science for a range of neurodegenerative diseases. You will be analyzing large amounts of sensor data collected from various devices.

The department of this company develops a digital solution. The program’s focus areas are:

  • Design digital biomarkers: Define ways to capture clinical outcomes using sensor data collected from smartphones and wearables
  • Develop apps and data processing pipeline: Establish processes, software, and infrastructure to handle big data collected from sensors in clinical trials
  • Deploy digital biomarkers to clinical studies: Generate data to validate approaches and support decision making
  • Analyze and interpret sensor data: Identify signals for disease severity and progression in sensor data collected from patients in trials.

1st Position: Scientific App project Manager

The successful candidate will be analyzing large amounts sensor data collected from smartphones and other wearables in clinical trials.

Within the Data Analysis team, the tasks you will be performing in this department will be the following:

Manage the scientific development of apps from clinical requirements to software development: coordinate the different teams during app development (link between clinical, data science, development)

Support the app development strategy

  • Support app release cycles by data quality checks of new app versions prior to deployment in clinical studies
  • Deep dive investigations of possible root causes for missing data (adherence, technical issues,..)
  • Support the development of new digital biomarker apps by developing data contracts for the development teams that represent the requirements of the data analysis team

Update the quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA) processes to improve scaling

  • Design/development of the new implementation
  • Deployment of processes in Web App (microservices) involving inter-teams collaboration

Support of the different teams for data recovery and visualization

  • Maintenance of services
  • Ad-hoc task on the life of connected phones/objects
  • Verification of data quality


 Required experience:

  • 2+ years of experience with analyzing big data sets
  • 5+ years of experience in Project Management
  • Experience in big international projects
  • Experience with software development and big data infrastructures

Required skills:

  • Good university (Master or PhD) degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related fields
  • Proficient with Python (R or Matlab is a plus)
  • Knowledge in SQL, NoSQL, data stores
  • Experience in Project Management and coordination of teams
  • Knowledge in signal processing
  • Strong analytical skills combined with conceptual thinking and structured working style
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural team
  • Good decision-making
  • Knowledge in Web development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, backend in Python)
  • Project-based work experience in the pharmaceutical is a plus
  • Fluent in English and one additional language (German is a plus)

2nd Position: Data Scientist specialized in Signal Processing and Neuroscience

Within the Biomarkers Analysis team, the tasks you will be performing in this department will be the following:

  • Extract new biomarkers from sensor-generated data
  • Ensure the quality of extracted biomarkers
  • Statistical analysis of biomarkers
  • Implementation of new statistical models
  • Evaluate the impact of the drug in a clinical study
  • Participation in the development of new tests/measures
  • Visualization of data and share results between various stakeholders



Required experience:

  • 2+ years experience with analyzing big data sets, data visualization
  • Experience in Neuroscience is highly appreciated
  • Experience with software development and big data infrastructures
  • Experience with analyzing biomechanical and sensor data desirable
  • Project-based work experience in the pharmaceutical

Required skills:

  • PhD degree in Computational Biology or Computer Science
  • Very good knowledge in Statistics (especially regression and mixed models) and experience in Machine Learning algorithms
  • Strong knowledge in Python (PyTorch, pandas, matplotlib, seaborn), R or Matlab is a plus.
  • Strong experience in signal processing
  • Experience in Neuroscience applied to human domain
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Self-starting team player
  • Fluent in English and one additional language (German is a plus)

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