Vesalius : Head of Data Science
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Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Originates biotech ventures for health and sustainability
Company Overview
Flagship Pioneering stands out as a leader in the biotechnology industry, having originated and nurtured over 100 scientific ventures, including high-profile companies like Moderna and Indigo Agriculture. The company's culture is rooted in developing transformative products for human health and sustainability, as evidenced by their creation of platform companies like Generate Biomedicines and Tessera Therapeutics. Their competitive edge lies in their ability to explore new frontiers in genetics, as demonstrated by their recent unveiling of Quotient Therapeutics, a venture aimed at creating transformative medicines.
Venture Capital

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.4B

Founded

2000

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

45%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Science
CategoriesNew
Data Science
Data Analysis
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • PhD in statistical genetics, computational biology or equivalent field, and 8-10 years of relevant experience in an industry or academic setting.
  • Strong track record of method development and implementation, innovative and creative question posing and solution. Outstanding quantitative skills and demonstrated statistical intuition.
  • A strong record of accomplishment in the field, including publications, patents, and presentations.
  • Direct supervisory experience (5+ years) leading a team of scientists (including PhD-level scientists) and a track record of recruiting, mentoring, and developing top talent.
  • Outstanding communication, collaboration, networking, and program leadership skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic environment as a team player with a strong work ethic.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic environment with a sense of urgency and creativity and focus on deliverables.
  • Team player with a strong work ethic, able to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Continuously learns and adapts quickly to new information
  • Authentic, proactively appreciative of different points of view, backgrounds and perspectives
Responsibilities
  • Lead the assessment and implementation of analytical methods to aid target discovery. This will include human genetics, high-throughput genomics and automated image capture.
  • Where appropriate, develop and implement new statistical methods to achieve key goals.
  • Roll out an experimental design and statistical testing framework across functions
  • Be a strong voice in the development and implementation of our target discovery platform
  • Assemble and lead a team of skilled scientists to execute this mission, and collaborate across our diverse group of scientific disciplines to develop new ideas