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Data Architect - Team Lead at Healx
Cambridge, MA, US

About Healx

At Healx, we are discovering  treatments for the 350 million people that are affected by rare diseases. We work with pharma companies, patient groups and charities to understand clinical unmet need and identify potential novel treatments for further testing. Healx is a fast-growing Cambridge UK Biotech, combining computational methods and deep pharmacology expertise to identify existing drugs that may treat rare diseases, enabling new treatments to be found at a fraction of the time and cost of traditional drug discovery. 

As Data Architect at Healx you will be leading a team responsible for architecting and building a robust and scalable data solution that will hold a variety of structured and unstructured data sources from the life sciences, healthcare and pharmaceutical realms. You will be joining a cross disciplinary organisation of highly skilled computational biologists, biocurators, ML data scientists, engineers and pharmacologists who are all passionate about meeting urgent unmet medical need through AI powered drug discovery.

Activities will include:

  • Line-management of a team that is responsible for the development and provisioning of solutions to manage Healx’s drug discovery data
  • Contribute to Healx data strategy to utilise life sciences, healthcare and pharmaceutical data to discover and develop new treatments for rare diseases
  • Ensuring our workflows utilise the most current and comprehensive clinical, biological and pharmacological knowledge available
  • Supporting the development of leading edge AI drug discovery technologies through provisioning of standardised data sets

Our ideal candidate: 

  • A graduate in a relevant informatics, mathematical or engineering discipline with at least 5 years developing computational solutions in the life sciences / pharmaceutical industry sector
  • Significant experience working with biological data, current standards and ontologies and the challenges of data integration
  • Over 2 years line-management experience in a relevant sector
  • Accomplished programmer in Python and use of relational and NoSQL databases
  • Experience with cloud computing environments
  • Passionate about applying their engineering skills to foster data driven collaboration 

Please submit your CV and Cover letter to apply. Applying by any other means may not be successful. 

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