Senior Computational Biologist

Recursion Pharmaceuticals

Recursion Pharmaceuticals

501-1,000 employees

Integrating technology to industrialize biopharmaceutical drug discovery

Data & Analytics


London, UK

Required Skills
Data Science
Data Analysis
  • PhD in a relevant field (computational biology, bioinformatics, statistics, neuroscience, quantitative pharmacology, etc.) and 3+ years of experience or MS in a relevant field and 5+ years of experience.
  • Demonstrated experience applying computational methods to analyze complex biological (images, proteomics, transcriptomics, GWAS, genomics, etc.) and/or human clinical data.
  • Exceptional data visualization skills through creation of plots, documentation and presentations.
  • Fluency and experience working with high-level programming language such as Python or R for complex data analysis.
  • Owners' mindset, boldness to learn about new data types and to master new skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to efficiently advance projects to decision-points
  • Demonstrated ability to carry and prioritize among multiple projects.
  • 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.
  • Synthesize diverse datasets (internal and external) to generate and evaluate hypotheses for drug discovery, biomarker development, and mechanism of action.
  • Design analyses and experiment cascades to collect and combine diverse data that inform statistically-sound decisions weighing risks and benefits.
  • Interpret and discuss data with internal decision makers and external partners 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. Further advance Recursion's ability to interpret and translate large-scale phenomics data into therapeutic programs.
  • 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.

Recursion Pharmaceuticals

Recursion Pharmaceuticals


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.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Salt Lake City, Utah



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth