Postdoc position in Data Science - MS0421

The IT-X-HD unit isa team dedicated to providing IT and data analysis solutions for researchersand principal investigators (PIs) at LIH. By joining our team, you will beinvolved in projects concerning digital health research and various othersupport activities for our national partners, e.g. the Ministry of Health orother academic institutions.
1A-B, rue Thomas Edison, Strassen 1445, Luxembourg
28/05/2021 16:00:17

        As a Postdoc in Data science, you will be:
        - Setting up a worldwide health observatory (collection, processing and reporting) based on the data collection of multiple online sources, in close collaboration with the Deep Digital Phenotyping Research Unit, and publishing the results.
        - Helping to develop the data analysis expertise of the unit for our researchers and the international cohorts managed by our institute.
        - Contributing to the improvement of the CoLive mobile app and its associated ecosystem. CoLive app is a research oriented digital solution to collect real-world data for cohorts and clinical studies.

        Key Accountabilities
        • Review the existing data collection for the worldwide health observatory and design its data analysis process and dashboards.
        • Improve data analysis activities for the CoLive projects and support other researchers in their process.
        • Support the development and improvement of the CoLive ecosystem.
        • Work in close collaboration with IT-X-HD team and the different support and platform teams when needed.

        KEY SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
        • PhD in Computer Science.
        • Solution-oriented and pragmatic.
        • Good organizational and relational skills, precision, ability to manage an important workload and respect deadlines.
          Mandatory skills:
        • Database modelling – Star / Snow-flake schemas.
        • Proficient in data extraction, manipulation and report formatting (ETL).
        • Reporting tools such as Power BI or Tableau.
        • Database and tools: MS SQL Server, MongoDB.
        • Web technologies and database modelling with a proven ability to adapt and learn new languages.
        • HTML, Javascript, Typescript, Angular 2+.
        • RESTful API, .NET core, ASP.NET, MVC / MVVM model, C#.
        • Language skills: fluent in English (written and oral).
          considered as an asset:
        • Previous professional experience of 1-3 years in a similar position.
        • Experience with big data technologies such as Hadoop.
        • Excellent SQL and database skills -  Python / R are a plus.
        • Machine learning and natural language processing.
        • Working knowledge of Cloud development in Azure and Data Lake concepts.
        • Mobile development frameworks, native or cross-platform such as Ionic.
        • Environmental tools such as Git, Gitlab, Jira.

        REF.: CM/PD DSWD0421/MS/ITXHD
        1 year fixed-term contract, full-time, available immediately