Visualization and data science Intern

Sep 27, 2021

Job Description

Mining 100 million electronic health records to generate disease insights! NIBR is seeking a talented Postgraduate candidate to perform data visualization and exploratory analytics on chronic kidney disease real-world data from electronic health records and registries.

Your key responsibilities:
• Develop data visualization tools
• Iteratively engage in dashboard development and seeking user feedback
• Integrate data from multiple sources
• Quantitatively explore and model patient journeys to understand features associated with progression rates
• Collaborate with stakeholders from multiple departments

Duration of internship: 4-6 months

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Recent MSc or BSc university graduate in science and technical fields (data science, computer science, bioinformatics, statistics etc.)
• Proficient in programming in R and/or Python
• Good knowledge of RShiny and related dashboarding tools such as Plotly, ggplot2, D3.js
• Ability to query databases and perform data wrangling
• Scientific curiosity and a desire to see quantitative approaches make a difference for patients
• Proficiency in written and oral English

Desirable requirements:
• Experience in working and scripting in a Unix/Linux and high-performance computing environments
• Experience with data standards
• Knowledge of biology and clinical science

Why consider Novartis?
799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. And while we’re proud of that, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks. We are Novartis.

Join us and help reimagine medicine.
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