Data Scientist

Full time

Employment Information

An entrepreneurial role, embedded in the global Analytical Sciences team and collaborating closely with the Data Science group, which aims to develop tools for optimizing the value that analytical chemistry data brings to the creation of new products for health, nutrition and beauty.

At dsm-firmenich, being a force for good is not optional. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is a shared responsibility woven into our daily work to not only benefit our People, Customers & Communities but also drive value. Equal access to opportunities is a given, belonging is a shared feeling, authenticity is celebrated.

Your key responsibilities

  • Represent the global Analytical Sciences teams within a community of data scientists.
  • Lead and/or contribute to multidisciplinary and multidivisional industrial research through advanced processing of existing data and helping to plan collection of new analytical data.
  • Maintain awareness of relevant state-of-the-art technologies and knowledge relevant to data science as they pertain to analytical chemistry. Identify opportunities to improve and automate procedures, protocols and systems.
  • Develop data science pipelines and prototype analysis tools. Apply programming capabilities and advanced chemometric techniques to analysis and interpretation of large data sets. Build databases, data processing tools, dashboards and visualization tools.
  • Build strategic relationships with and communicate results to internal stakeholders. Provide training to colleagues to allow them to discuss knowledgably with data scientists, communicate needs and understand possibilities.
  • Role may evolve depending on skills and interests of successful candidate.

We bring

  • Opportunities for growth and advancement for those who embrace innovation and take initiative.
  • Collaboration with experts in the science of health, nutrition, and beauty.
  • Opportunity to build a career making a significant impact on many lives, with the freedom to shape your own path.
  • Dedication to creating better futures for customers, communities, people, and the planet.
  • Responsibility and accountability in living company values and driving sustainable solutions.
  • Supportive environment where individuals are empowered to progress and contribute to meaningful change.

You bring

  • Demonstrated expertise in data science, database development and coding.
  • Strong foundation in chemistry and demonstrated understanding of analytical chemistry.
  • Expertise in Python and SQL.
  • Experience with data visualization and dashboard development.
  • Theoretical and hands-on experience with analytical methods, for example, GC-MS and/or LC-MS in particular data processing.
  • Track record of independently delivering complex projects with demonstrated success in interdisciplinary projects.
  • Must be a strong team player, self-motivated, a strong communicator, and detail oriented.

Equal Opportunities Commitment

dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich. dsm-firmenich is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. dsm-firmenich people are as diverse as our customers. For us that includes a commitment to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. We are committed to providing reasonable support for disabled applicants in our recruiting process. Should you need assistance, and are comfortable to share this, please let us know.

About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

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