Full-Time

Machine Learning Research Scientist

Posted on 9/19/2023

Vial

Vial

51-200 employees

Contract research organization for clinical trials

Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$125k - $185kAnnually

Mid

Canada + 1 more

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • PhD or equivalent experience in computer science/machine learning
  • Basic knowledge of chemistry
  • Peer-reviewed publications or conference proceedings in a related area
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, especially for non-experts
  • A passion for curing diseases
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with team members on building ML models for predicting molecular properties, proposing new molecules, and modifying molecules
  • Conduct original research in topics such as large language models (LLMs), geometric deep learning, and Bayesian optimization
  • Build drug discovery systems with software engineers and computational chemists, helping oversee programs to cure diseases
  • Iteratively scale, rethink, and collaborate on a drug discovery engine that will scale to hundreds of programs
  • Work with other scientists, clinicians, computational chemists, project managers, and external partners to accomplish our mission of curing diseases

Vial is a contract research organization (CRO) that leverages a connected technology platform to conduct clinical trials in various medical fields, including oncology, dermatology, ophthalmology, gastroenterology, CNS, cardiology, medical devices, rare diseases, and digital therapeutics. Their technology integrates trial onboarding, patient enrollment, site communication, and data collection processes, driving efficiencies in speed and cost savings for biotech sponsors.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$101.8M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-3%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

20%

Benefits

Unlimited PTO

Health, dental & vision

Paid parental leave

Remote-first culture

Competitive Equity Compensation

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