Job offer / Open position - Image/Data analyst

12 / 02 / 2019

Open position: Image / Data analyst

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Company domain field
: Biotechnology, Research, Health

Description of the open position :

Explicyte is a Contract Research Organization providing preclinical and translational services to pharmaceutical industries / biotech companies – in the field of oncology, immunology and immuno-oncology – to evaluate and characterize novel therapeutic and diagnostic strategies.

To strengthen its development and in particular to provide image and data analysis services, Explicyte (www.explicyte.com) is looking for a highly skilled and motivated image & data analyst in charge of image and data processing for both sponsored and internal R&D programs.

Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Image analysis (from simple H&E to multispectral images) using i) existing softwares including InformR, HaloR, VisiopharmR, and ii) through development of novel tools and methodologies.

  • Processing of data originated from ie. image analysis, gene expression profiling (next generation sequencing), metabolomics...

  • Analysis and key information extraction from large generated datasets.

  • Mastering and application of appropriate analytical statistics tools.

  • Implementation and management of the progress of related project according to the defined deliverables (timely data reporting)


    Education & professional experience

  • Qualified candidate (Engineer, PhD...) in bioengineering, computer science, image analysis, computational/systems biology or related fields.

  • Expertise in handling, processing, integrating and analyzing datasets related to research in the pharmaceutical industry

  • Expertise in methodology of biostatistics and computational biology ; experience in handling and analysis of imaging data

  • Experience with code optimization (several programming skills and codes) and with implementing complex algorithms and data structure

  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience

  • Fluency in English (oral and written) is required

  • Good knowledge of the pharmaceutical and biotech industries is mandatory


    Skills & Abilities

  • Image processing: segmentation, object detection & classification, feature extraction

  • General purpose machine/deep learning skills: classification, fitting & regression, optimization methods

  • Ability to quickly develop custom analysis methods and algorithms and apply them to large data sets

  • Strong organizational skills, rigor and efficiency among others, for the management of tasks and projects in a timely manner

  • Good scientific approach for data analysis and integration over appropriate bioinformatic tools
  • Dynamic, motivated, with a strong team spirit


If you are motivated to work within an innovative company evolving quickly, thank you to send your Application (Resume + Cover Letter) in electronic format to contact@explicyte.com indicating the reference: “Image/Data analyst_explicyte”.