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J&J Family of Companies Senior Data Scientist - Janssen Commercial in Horsham, Pennsylvania

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Data Scientist to sit within Janssen Business Technology. This position can be based in one of our following locations: Titusville, NJ or Horsham, PA. Remote work options may be considered on a case-by-case basis and if approved by the Company.

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson provide medicines for an array of health concerns in several therapeutic areas. Our ultimate goal is to help people live healthy lives. We have produced and marketed many first-in-class prescription medications and are poised to serve the broad needs of the healthcare market - from patients to practitioners, from clinics to hospitals. For more about the Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, visit: http://www.janssenpharmaceuticalsinc.com/ .

We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.

The Commercial Data Sciences & Data Management team within Janssen Pharmaceuticals Business Technology organization is looking for an extraordinary scientist who is passionate about crafting, developing, and fielding data science solutions that drive impact for patients and for Janssen. There are many ways to explore and analyze data, and this powers the excitement and passion of data scientists at Janssen as many business units are eager to use the data to build business value.

In this role you will be someone who stays on the cutting edge of artificial intelligence, data science and advanced analytics research. Your responsibilities will include novel algorithm development and project execution to influence decisions at various levels in the organization, including but not limited to patient journey and disease progression analysis, patient support program optimization, healthcare provider and payer analytics, and related commercially-focused model development. The role requires both a broad knowledge of existing AI-type algorithms and the creativity to invent and customize when necessary. You will partner with matrixed teams to deliver projects and develop solutions that in turn deliver insights. You will be part of a dynamic, accomplished organization that will support multiple therapeutic areas and commercial functions.


Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. with 2+ years of experience, or M.S. with 5+ years of relevant pharma sales & marketing experience, in Computer Sciences, Statistics, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Physics, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Computational Informatics, Medical Informatics, Computational Biology or a related discipline.

  • Strong working knowledge of machine learning platforms/environments.

  • Strong working knowledge of AI-type algorithms, including machine learning techniques such as regression, decision trees, probability networks, association rules, clustering, neural networks, and/or Bayesian models.

  • Familiarity with large datasets, handling of healthcare relevant datasets and understanding of data analysis workflows.

  • Proficiency with SQL and Python.

  • Proficient with source control platforms such as GitHub or BitBucket.

  • Experience delivering on collaborative data science projects from start to finish as the project lead while managing and mentoring junior colleagues and acting as the data science conduit for other cross-functional teams involved in the project.

  • Familiarity with working in a cloud-based technology stack.

  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate complex methods and results to diverse audiences both technical and non-technical.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the commercial pharmaceuticals business.

  • Experience with sales and marketing best practices, processes, and related technology.

  • Working knowledge of commercially available healthcare data sets (e.g. electronic medical records and medical / pharmacy insurance claims data).

    Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion, J&J is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


Primary Location

United States-New Jersey-Titusville-1125 Trenton Harbourton Road

Other Locations

North America-United States-Pennsylvania-Horsham


Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)

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