Computational Biologist
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Recursion Pharmaceuticals

501-1,000 employees

Integrating technology to industrialize biopharmaceutical drug discovery
Company Overview
Recursion is a clinical-stage biotechnology company that stands out for its integration of technological advancements across multiple disciplines, including biology, chemistry, automation, data science, and engineering, to industrialize drug discovery. The company's unique approach of creating virtuous cycles of learning around datasets positions it as a leader in building the next-generation biopharmaceutical industry. Furthermore, Recursion's commitment to diversity and inclusion, as evidenced by its emphasis on a wide range of expertise, gender, race, disciplines, experience, and perspectives, fosters a dynamic work culture that is geared towards achieving ambitious goals.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$764.1M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Salt Lake City, Utah

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

20%
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Python
Data Science
R
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Computational Biology
Biology & Biotech
Requirements
  • PhD in a relevant field (computational biology, bioinformatics, statistics, quantitative pharmacology, cancer/cell biology, etc.) with 3+ years of experience applying professional competencies to fundamental problems in oncology or drug discovery
  • Experience applying computational methods (including probabilistic, statistical, and/or machine learning techniques) to analyze complex biological and/or human clinical data
  • Fluency and experience working with high-level programming language such as Python or R for complex data analysis
  • General understanding of small molecule drug discovery and pharmacology
  • Efficiency in advancing drug-discovery projects, carrying and prioritizing among multiple projects and efficiently advancing projects to proof of concept
  • Experience in efficiently advancing drug program projects from proof of concept to preclinical. Industry oncology drug discovery experience preferred
  • Bold, passionate and highly collaborative with experience working in cross-functional teams
  • Ability to clearly explain computational analyses and methodologies to cross-functional and non-technical teams
  • Exceptional data visualization skills through creation of plots, documentation and presentations
Responsibilities
  • Synthesize diverse datasets (internal and external) from comp bio, med chem, target id, SAR, DMPK, ADMET, biomarker discovery, etc. to accelerate programs (primarily in oncology)
  • Architect analyses and experiment cascades to collect and combine diverse data that inform statistically-sound decisions weighing risks and benefits
  • Present and discuss data with decision makers and stakeholders in a clear and compelling way that drives toward getting medicines to patients
  • Industrialize approaches and analyses to not only solve for the current project, but also to accelerate future projects and scale the impact that we can have
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with Recursion’s data science and ML teams to further advance Recursion’s ability to interpret and translate large-scale phenomics data into therapeutic programs