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Software Engineer

Department of Oncology, Old Road Campus Research Building, Roosevelt
Drive, Headington, Oxford

The Department of Oncology is seeking a Software Engineer to work in
development projects in the Applied Computational Genomics Group.

The Medical Sciences Division is an internationally recognised centre of
excellence for biomedical and clinical research and teaching. The
Department of Oncology, within the Medical Sciences Division, is a truly
multidisciplinary and collaborative oncology research environment with
world-class leading programmes, housed in state-of-the-art facilities,
which cover the full range of scientific endeavour from the molecule to
the population. Working closely with colleagues in the new
state-of-the-art NHS Oxford Cancer Centre, research can be rapidly and
efficiently translated into cutting-edge clinical treatment for cancer
patients.

*You will work on exciting research projects in a multidisciplinary and
collaborative research environment; you will work on the development of
integrative computational tools and resources empowering cancer research. *

You will have a PhD or relevant equivalent experience; excellent general
programming experience; experience in Javascript programming or other
GUI development technology; excellent understanding of unix and shell
scripting; demonstrable software development experience. Other essential
requisite are: excellent communication and inter-personal skills, to be
able to organize work-time efficiently, and to work with care and precision.

Application should be made online. Full job description and application
instructions can be found at the link below.

https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=112918

*Please note the closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 22**^nd
**May 2014.*



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Statistician or Chemometrician, Shanghai

Working area: Research & Development
Location: BASF Auxiliary Chemicals Co. Ltd., Shanghai
Working hours: Full-time
Contract Type: Permanent

We are the world’s leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We link and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.

As BASF is one of the biggest foreign investors in China, an Innovation Campus in the field of polymer and advanced material research has been established. This new research and development site is situated in Shanghai/Pudong. For our Statistics Team currently being established within the department Modeling and Formulation at the Innovation Campus we are looking for a Statistician or Chemometrician.

What you can expect: 
You provide statistical support based on data analysis, data-based modeling and optimization. This comprises chemometrics, biometrics, process and quality control, as well as econometrics and risk analysis. From the beginning you will be responsible for projects in research and development, engineering and business units. In this context, you will communicate the ideas and solutions of statistical modeling to a broad community of non-statisticians. Furthermore, you will establish and maintain collaborations both with internal experts and with academic research groups in that domain evaluating new approaches and exploring new application opportunities.

What we expect: 
You have successfully completed your PhD in chemistry, physics or chemical engineering. You have a strong background in mathematical statistics and experience in statistic applications. Besides, you have experience in using statistical software such as R, JMP or SAS. As a creative and motivated team player you are able to communicate your results to an interdisciplinary team. Ideally, you have Chinese language skills and already gained experience in Asian countries.

We offer:
Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and “on-the-job” training as part of a committed team.
Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

Expect to be surprised by the exciting range of career opportunities at BASF.

Reference code:  EN53874770_OHIO_1 
Please apply online at www.basf.com/career
or in writing to
BASF Services Europe GmbH
Recruiting Services Europe
PO Box 11 02 48
10832 Berlin, Germany
For more information please contact:
Tel.: 00800 33 0000 33
E-Mail: [email protected]


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R-Trainer, Revolution Analytics

Title: R-Trainer
Organization: Revolution Analytics
Location: Mountain View, CA
Department: Professional Services
Type: Full Time
Min. Experience: Experienced

Revolution Analytics is an innovative and fast-growing company at the forefront of predictive analytics. In the training department, we are creating the Academy for R, world’s most powerful tool for data management and graphics. The era of big data where organizations compete on analytics has arrived. According to the McKinsey report on big-data, by 2018, the United States alone could face a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000 people with deep analytical skills. R is one of the key technologies that enable this transformation.

This position will conduct training on open source R and Revolution proprietary products and thus help grow the education business and drive the adoption of Revolution Products among its partners and customers. The Trainer  will also build courseware and conduct train-the-trainer programs. This is a highly visible position that will interact with Revolution Analytics Customers and its Channel partners, such as the big system integrators and technology vendors.

Responsibilities

  • Execute Revolution Analytics Courses for clients, partners and general community
  • Develop and Define education content aligned to the Revolution Analytics Product Roadmap and popular open source R packages with the goal to train and develop Revolution Analytics Customers and Partners.
  • Support Role Based Education and Certification Roadmap for our customers and partners.
  • Work closely with the Engineering and Product Management and ensure that the appropriate training is being developed. Align content strategy to the release of Revolution Analytics Products.
  • Participate in reviews of content owned by partners and subcontractors
  • Travel as required to conduct courses, evangelize Revolution Products and services.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by management.

Required Skills

  • Experience with R/Statistics/Machine Learning
  • Have a strong track record of training and content development
  • Have project management, facilitation, communication, and instructional design expertise to deliver relevant, effective learning solutions and results.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Knowledge developing and designing courses
  • Experience in conducting virtual courses to a globally dispersed audiences

Good to have skills

  • Strong understanding of big data Analytics space
  • Background/work experience in Computer Science/IT
  • Experience with SAS, SPSS or Matlab
  • Understanding of business applications of Analytical techniques across industry
  • Experience in providing analytics consulting services
  • Technical skills such as Java, C, SQL, .Net, php, Python, Hadoop

Education

  • Minimum bachelors in Statistics, Applied Math, Computer Science or math related field

To apply, visit http://revolutionanalytics.theresumator.com/apply/97a8tj/R-Trainer.html?source=ProgrammingR



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Quantitative Research Associate, Ohio University

The Voinovich School of Leadership & Public Affairs at Ohio University is seeking applicants for position of Quantitative Research Associate.

Quantitatively trained individual sought to support the School’s applied research in health, education and community economic development. As a key member of multidisciplinary project teams, provide technical assistance, data analysis and evaluation services to governmental and nonprofit organizations throughout Ohio. Qualified candidates will have the ability to utilize database and statistical software programs to organize, manage and analyze data, interpret findings and prepare reports summarizing findings using graphical presentations and non-technical language, move multiple tasks forward simultaneously and learn new software and analytical methods.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled; for full consideration, please apply by December 8, 2013.
For details and to apply, go to:

http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/8182

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment.
Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action institution.



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Manager Biometrics at BASF SE, Limburgerhof (Germany)

Working area: Research & Development
Location: BASF SE, Limburgerhof
Working hours: Full-time
Contract Type: Permanent

We are the world’s leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We link and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.
Ludwigshafen is the world’s largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe’s Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and play. We are currently looking to fill the following position:
Manager Biometrics (m/f)
What you can expect:
As Manager Biometrics and Statistics you will bepart of an enthusiastic team of experts providing statistical support to our research activities in crop-protection. In detail, your tasks will range from the modeling and analysis of experimental data to the development of bio-statistical procedures for our IT- applications. Given your expertise you will advise and train our research chemists, biologists and agronomists in the design and analysis of greenhouse and field trials around the world. You will provide guidance for your customers regarding data collection and processing. Moreover, you will assist in the developing of databases and software to allow individual scientists to generate their own analyses where appropriate.
What we expect:
During your PhD in agricultural or biological sciences with a focus on biometrics or your degree in applied statistics you have gained experience in modeling biological or agricultural data. In addition, you have a solid knowledge of experimental design and the application of linear models in these fields. You are fluent in programming in R and/or SAS. Excellent oral and written communication skills in both German and English are your means to convey your expertise in the statistical consulting of our customers. In addition to your professional skills your distinct entrepreneurial and team spirit is persuading.
We offer:
Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and “on-the-job” training as part of a committed team.Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

Expect to be surprised by the exciting range of career opportunities at BASF.

Reference code: EN53069344_OTH_1
Please apply online at www.basf.com/career
or in writing to
BASF Services Europe GmbH
Recruiting Services Europe
PO Box 11 02 48
10832 Berlin, Germany
For more information please contact:
Tel.: 00800 33 0000 33
E-Mail: [email protected]


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Statistical Programmer

The position you are applying for is connected with a large bank initiative called Enterprise Target State Fraud Detection and Monitoring. Treasury Services is the largest wholesale bank in the world; and as a result, you have the rare opportunity to analyze the largest and most important transactional data set in existence anywhere. We use state of the art statistical methods to analyze this data, identify potential fraud, and raise alerts. Big Data meets IT Security!

1. Work in a Hadoop-centric environment capable of handling massive data volume accessed through Map/Reduce parallel software in the “R” programming language
2. Create statistical technology that identifies risky transactions which may be fraudulent
3. Encourages (expects!) you to contribute both technology and business ideas on how  you should fundamentally use its Big Data environment to isolate fraud.
4. Encourages (demands!) that you think beyond the project into a wider roll-out into a mass array of applications.
5. Work in the context of the industry leaders in financial IT security. This team already used statistical methods to break encryption algorithms and analyze biometric authentication. Next, we will address fraud.
Once this multi-year project is complete you will continue operating in the same environment with ownership over the systems you created, to modify, extend, and continue creating innovative capabilities. Your core application provides technology support for our flagship applications as well as others. You will expand upon your “R” expertise incorporating statistical methods and data analysis technology to identify new fraud patterns and quickly react when our adversaries strike.

As an developer, you will provide high quality technology solutions that address business needs by developing applications within mature technology environments. You will utilize programming methodologies, create “R” coding standards, procedures and techniques, while contributing to the technical code documentation.

You will participate in project planning sessions with project managers, business analysts and team members to analyze business requirements and outline the proposed IT solution. You will participate in design reviews and provide input to the design recommendations; incorporate security requirements into design; and provide input to information/data flow, and understand and comply with Project Life Cycle Methodology in all planning steps. You will also adhere to IT Control Policies throughout design, development and testing and incorporate Corporate Architectural Standards into application design specifications. Additionally, you will document the detailed application specifications, translate technical requirements into programmed application modules and develop/enhance software application modules. You will participate in code reviews and ensure that all solutions are aligned to pre-defined architectural specifications; identify/troubleshoot application code-related issues; and review and provide feedback to the final user documentation. You will research and resolve coding defects and document root cause.

Qualifications
• A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
• 5+ years experience with full development lifecycle from inception through implementation
• Development experience with “R”
• 3+ years experience working in both Unix or Linux
• Experience with statistic techniques and data analysis
• Excellent analytical, communication, organizational and problem-solving skills coupled with a strong work ethic
• Strong planning and organizational skills
• Solid design, coding, testing and debugging skills
• Ability to translate business requirements into functional requirements documentation
• Demonstrated ability to acquire technical knowledge and skills quickly
• Ability to work in a team environment under aggressive timelines
Familiarity with Enterprise Systems applications preferred

To apply, please contact: Yenejah Jemmott at [email protected]



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Bayesian statistical programmer needed for 5 month contract project

Marketing professor with short-term project (5+ hours) to program in R a Bayesian statistical model.  Must have experience with Bayesian Stats.  Need output in an excel file.  Experience with Netlogo preferred but not necessary.

Please contact Rosanna Garcia at [email protected].



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Bioinformatician at OpenAnalytics

OpenAnalytics is an international company providing data analysis
services and products across geographies and industrial sectors.

We are currently looking to expand our bioinformatics team with a
candidate who fits the following profile:

Bioinformatician: MSc / PhD in Computational Biology, Computer Science or Bioinformatics

A detailed description can be found at

http://www.openanalytics.eu/jobs

Strong R and BioConductor skills are an important asset for the
position.



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3 to 6 month assignment of R tool building and support

Wanted: 3-6 month assignment of R tool building and support.  Specific experience with financial calculations, Z-scores, options, Black-Scholes, etc. very helpful.

Company: Bluecrest, www.bluecrestcapital.com

Contact: Ryan Lanham at ryan.lanham@bluecrestcapital.com



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Statistician at BASF, Berlin, Germany

We are the world’s leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We link and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.

metanomics has pioneered the application of metabolite profiling to plant biotechnology, pharma, diagnostics and nutrition research and is the acknowledged industry leader in this field. We are currently seeking a

Working area: Research & Development

Location: metanomics GmbH, Berlin

Working hours: Full-time

What you can expect: 

You will be involved in challenging and exciting research projects for which statistics is key to success. The projects will be in health as well as in plant research. Your participation will include detailed interdisciplinary discussions with scientists to understand project goals, and to translate these goals into experimental designs and statistical analyses. In addition to applying and conducting statistics, you will report results to collaborators and customers as well as explore and develop innovative statistical solutions focused on (but not limited to) metabolomics. Moreover, you will define standard analysis workflows, guide their implementation as software tools and support the development of company-wide global statistics standards. You will be well integrated in an expert team of statisticians and thereby stay abreast of developments surrounding new statistical methodologies.

What we expect: 

You are expected to hold a degree in a relevant field of study (e.g. statistics, mathematics, biology, agronomy), preferably a PhD. You possess strong mathematics expertise and several years of statistics experience, especially concerning ANOVA (e.g. mixed-effects models), experimental designs (e.g. pre-clinical or clinical studies, greenhouse or field trials) and multivariate data analysis (e.g. visualization, clustering, classification, regression), preferably acquired in a biotechnology environment. In addition, you have proven excellence in statistical analysis of complex data sets and thorough knowledge of statistical scripting (R or SAS). Special interest in and experience with omics-data is a plus. Finally, you are a good team player, are fluent in English and possess excellent communication skills.

We offer:

Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and “on-the-job” training as part of a committed team.

Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

Expect to be surprised by the exciting range of career opportunities at BASF.

 

Reference code: EN53004100_JB_1

Please apply online at www.basf.com/career

or in writing to

BASF Services Europe GmbH Recruiting Services Europe

PO Box 11 02 48

10832 Berlin, Germany

For more information please contact:

Tel.: 00800 33 0000 33

E-Mail: [email protected]



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