AstraZeneca is a global biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world's most serious diseases. Our growth platforms are doing deeply well, and the impact of our older products decline is reducing. We have a strong pipeline of potential new medicines, so we can be confident in our ability to sustain growth for years to come and make an even bigger difference to patients around the world.
At AstraZeneca, we're proud to have a workplace culture that encourages innovation and teamwork. Our vision of an outstanding place to work is one in which all our employees are engaged and encouraged by a clear shared purpose and a compelling strategy; where they are encouraged to perform and develop to their full potential; and where they are supported by the right organisation design, culture, technology and processes.
We have an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join our growing Analytics team which is delivering industry-leading analytics solutions to global functions in AZ. The role will partner with the Global Analytics Insight (GAI) function to help them deliver their remit of providing forecasts, competitive intelligence and insight. The GAI function is organized around the therapy areas of focus for AZ: oncology, cardiovascular and metabolism diseases, respiratory and infection and neuroscience.
The ideal candidate will possess a blend of mathematical expertise, computational science skills, strong communication skills and experience of successfully applying data science in a commercial environment.
This individual will deliver tangible value to the the GAI function using statistical analysis, machine learning or other methodologies with market research and real-world data (RWD). You will be able to manipulate and prepare data (structured and unstructured) prior to analysis, develop advanced modelling algorithms, present the findings and bring the insight to life. You could be developing a patient journey using RWD, forecasting sales trends or predicting a physician segmentation.
Ideal Candidate Knowledge, Skills and Experience
In addition, candidates will be expected to demonstrate:
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