Oracle Data Scientist 5 in Vienna, Virginia

Designs, develops and programs methods, processes, and systems to consolidate and analyze unstructured, diverse big data sources to generate actionable insights and solutions for client services and product enhancement.

Interacts with product and service teams to identify questions and issues for data analysis and experiments. Develops and codes software programs, algorithms and automated processes to cleanse, integrate and evaluate large datasets from multiple disparate sources. Identifies meaningful insights from large data and metadata sources; interprets and communicates insights and findings from analysis and experiments to product, service, and business managers.

Acknowledged authority within the Corporation. Acts as a leader of large-scale company initiatives. Viewed by peers as a leader and top contributor and by line management as a key business partner. 10 plus years experience. BA/BS degree preferred.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

_Position Overview:_

The Cloud Data Curation team is looking forScientists (MS or PhD) with strong backgrounds in cancer clinical research.Scientists will be expected to research, read, and curate the scientificliterature about cancer. In addition, Scientists will work as a partof teams developing tools and knowledge from all data sources (structured andunstructured) that contribute to enabling and advancing cancer research.Working in the context of teams, members of the Cloud Data Curation team willdefine data sources, data extraction and knowledge creation paradigms based oncustomer needs.

_Job Responsibilities:_

This role requires the ability to work withinan agile team framework and to focus on details as well as the bigger picture.Very strong team skills are absolutely required. The successful candidate willbe expected to read and curate the scientific literature and other data sourcesregarding cancer, covering the spectrum from sequenced mutations through biologicalpathways to clinical treatment. S/he will discover and define datasources to include in this new cloud offering, and work with other team membersto meld those sources into the Cloud offering to provide valuable knowledge tocustomers. The successful candidate will immerse themselves in the latestdiscoveries and technologies in the field of cancer clinical research to gainunderstanding of the trajectory of cancer research. Some travel to scientificconferences and customer sites is expected.

Curate the scientific literature about cancer.

Discover and define data sources (structured and unstructured)and develop reproducible processes for extraction of relevant data

Working within cross-functional teams, help define tools andprocesses for curation of source data into the Cloud offering

Provide creative scientific direction to cross-functionalteammates

Validate product with users/user communities

Make solid prioritizations for your work to meet projectobjectives

_Candidate Profile:_

Previous laboratory cancer experience.

Previous experience in curation of data in the field of cancerclinical research

Knowledge of Genomics, Proteomics, Metabolomics and other-omics technology

Skill and desire to keep abreast of new discoveries and technologiesin the cancer clinical research area.

Demonstrated ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-pacedenvironment where iterative design and development approaches are followed

Self-directed, with the ability to break down goals andobjectives into a reliable work plan

Good communication and diplomacy skills

Strong empathy for customers of the Cloud of CollaborativeCancer Research Treatment, including cancer patients, researchers, oncologists,and drug developers

Working knowledge of bioinformatics software, including genomicssequencing processes and pipelines, proteomic

Software development experience, including scripting isconsidered a plus

These roles are expected to grow into managerial roles in thefuture, so previous managerial experience is considered a plus

_Top 3 skill sets / technologies in the idealcandidate:_

1.Ability to read, understand and synthesizecancer clinical research articles and other sources of data on cancer.

  1. Ability to createreproducible processes

  2. Working knowledge ofsoftware, bioinformatics and data science, including data models, data types,vocabularies, agile methodology, scripting, and standards.

Job: *Business Operations

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Data Scientist 5

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 17000HEI