Data Scientist I (Global Onco)

Oct 13, 2021

Job Description

20+ brands catering to 50+ disease areas! The team of Novartis specialists within Insights & Analytics are on a data and digital transformation journey, using analytics to generate impactful insights for Novartis medicines impacting more than 500 million patients worldwide. The team is poised to enable easier, faster and reliable decisions for Novartis divisions across the globe.
Your responsibilities include but not are limited to:
• Understand sophisticated and critical business problems from Country/Regional/Global business functions, formulate coordinated analytical approach to mine data sources, employ statistical methods, machine learning & deep learning algorithms to discover actionable insights and automate process for reducing effort and time for repeated use. High agility to be able to work across various business domains and divisions (Oncology, GenMeds, Sandoz). Able to use business presentations, impactful visualization of ML results and contextual storytelling to translate findings back to business users with a clear impact. No direct team management.
• Work on a variety of business applications including but not limited to: Customer Segmentation & Targeting, Event Prediction, Propensity Modelling, Churn Modelling, Customer Lifetime Value Estimation, Forecasting, Recommender Systems, Marketing Mix Optimization, Price Optimization
• Be involved in technology research, capability building across newer technologies and tools in Machine Learning ecosystem at scale. Design, run and analyze A/B and multivariate hypothesis tests sought at optimizing customer and patient experience. Also, pick up new skills and technologies necessary on the job
• Articulate solutions/recommendations to business users. Works with senior data science team member to present analytical content concisely and effectively. Develop automation for repeatedly refreshing analysis and generating insights
• Collaborate with globally dispersed internal stakeholders and cross-functional teams to solve critical business problems and deliver successfully on high visibility strategic initiatives. Understand life science data sources including sales, contracting, promotions, social media, patient claims and Real-World Evidence
• Project manage own tasks and works with allied team members; plans proactively, anticipates and actively manages change, sets stakeholder expectations as required. Independently identifies research articles and reproduce/apply methodology to Novartis business problems
• Ability to work independently, demonstrate initiative and flexibility through effective and innovative leadership. Attention to detail and quality focused, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, innovative, and collaborative behaviors & strong “can-do” orientation
• Assist in hiring of new associates for data science roles. Comply to all Novartis operating procedures as per legal/IT/HR requirements

Minimum Requirements

Hyderabad, AP
Data Science
Full Time
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Data Scientist I (Global Onco)

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