Research Associate (f/m/d) - Image and Data Analysis

  • Evotec AG
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • 28/05/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

At Evotec’s headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, the Imaging & Analysis Team is seeking a highly motivated and dedicated

Research Associate (f/m/d)

Image and Data Analysis

Full-time and permanent

Your key responsibilities:

  • Support the application of imaging and analysis technologies as part of high content imaging for target validation, assay development, and screening projects to understand the pathology of various diseases
  • Perform research with a focus on image processing and related data interpretation, overseeing related workflows and contribute significantly to the complex assessment of scientific data
  • As part of multi-disciplinary project teams, provide expert knowledge to plan and conduct experiments, develop image analysis strategies and procedures, perform statistical interpretation and guide image acquisitions, microscopy work and subsequent data analysis
  • Show excellent data visualization, presentation and communication skills to strengthen the overall portfolio of commonly applied methodologies within the group

Your ideal qualifications:

  • PhD in biophysics, biology or related fields
  • Sound understanding of microscopic principles, the use of fluorescence techniques and the principles of automated image analysis and work experience in that field
  • Knowledge in advanced data analysis methods for biostatistics, multivariate data analysis and machine learning techniques is ideal
  • Programming skills in at least one programming language (e.g. Python) are desirable
  • Concise analytical reasoning coupled to a practical, pragmatic yet flexible and creative troubleshooting approach is highly beneficial
  • Driven by curiosity, love for science and interest working in teams of diverse scientific and cultural background
  • Good command of the English language; German would be a plus
  • Excellent communication skills across different disciplines

Our offer:

  • A permanent position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork
  • Capital forming benefits, flexible working hours, holiday pay, and annual bonus depending on performance

To apply, please click on the “ Apply ” button and provide your application documents (CV and cover letter, including earliest possible start date and salary requirements). We are looking forward to get to know you and to your application.