Created 28 days ago

Sr. Spclst, Data & Analytics - MSD LATAM

  • Diego Albarracin Mahecha
  • Christian Villate
  • Andres Felipe Florez Rivera
  • Jorge Hebert Saavedra
  • Camilo Cano
6 Applicants

Colombia | Bogotá

Job details

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  • Company: MSD LATAM
  • # Data Scientists to Hire: 1
  • Type of Job: Tiempo-Completo
  • Salary: Salary to be Agreed
  • Aditional Compensation: Otras Formas
  • How urgently do they need the vacancy?: Más de 4 semanas
  • Remote?: Una locación fija

Job Description:

Job Description

Our IT team operates as a business partner proposing ideas and innovative solutions that enable new organizational capabilities. We collaborate internationally to deliver the services and solutions that help everyone to be more productive and enable innovation.


  • Define and mature data processes for guaranteeing the quality and availability of the data. Data warehouse and design and database tuning. Recognize trends and patterns using Machine Learning tools.
  • Deliver visualizations, descriptive reports, and analytical products for uncovering insights through graphics and simulation models supporting the data-driven decision model for the subsidiary.


  • Work closely with the prioritized therapeutic areas (TAs), Access, and Policy teams, to understand and maintain focus on their analytical needs, including identifying critical metrics and KPIs to deliver actionable insights to support the subsidiary’s decision making.
  • Lead the development of self-service reporting tools, produce complex analytical models, develop forecasts, and drive predictive and prescriptive data solutions.
  • Provide technical support to other teams of analysts focused on driving business performance through advanced analysis and strategic insights.
  • Develop and maintain databases by acquiring data from primary and secondary sources and build scripts that will make our data evaluation process more flexible or scalable across data sets.
  • Proactively analyze data to answer critical questions, investigating, and communicating areas to focus or operational improvements based on findings.
  • Conduct research to identify new sources of data.

Background Requirements

  • Degree or Advanced degree in data science, Mathematics, Statistics and/or Information Technology
  • 6+ years in data science, data modeling, machine learning, software engineering, or a related field. Including proficiency with analytical software or equivalent related education
  • Experience in digital marketing is desired
  • Demonstrated experience in the development and implementation of performance measures, implementing their use into business processes, and evaluating operational compliance.
  • Proven analytic skills, including mining, evaluation, analysis, and visualization
  • Technical writing experience in relevant areas, including queries, reports, and presentations
  • Data analysis and research methods.
  • Statistics (Preferred)
  • Experience with SQL, data warehouse systems and scripting tools (Python or R)
  • Proficient in the use of visualization tools (QlikView, Spotfire & PowerBI)


  • Communication skills
  • Excellent written & spoken English
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Proficient in Good Documentation PracticesOur Support Functions deliver services and makes recommendations about ways to enhance our workplace and the experience of working at our organization. Our Support Functions include HR, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Procurement, Administration, Facilities and Security.

What We Look For …

In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.




We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another’s thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.

Employee Status

No relocation

VISA Sponsorship

Travel Requirements

Seniority Level

  • Biotechnology 
  • Pharmaceuticals 
  • Veterinary
Employment Type

Job Functions
  • Analyst 
  • Information Technology

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