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Director Data Scientist, Marketing

Job title: Director Data Scientist, Marketing

Company: Bayer

Job description: Director, Data Scientist Marketing


The primary responsibilities of this role, Data Scientist, Director, Marketing (Title: Director Market Data Scientist), are to:

Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA) Pharma is a newly formed function within Pharma Digital and Commercial Innovation where we translate data into insights and insights into business actions through deep business understanding paired with expert knowledge of advanced analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence.

  • Provide commercial teams measurable insights into commercial strategies and tactics for key products in key markets these insights will provide a competitive advantage to Bayer by making better business decisions derived through strategic data analysis and command of complex statistical techniques;
  • Responsible for key aspects along the data modelling cycle, from definition of business questions and hypotheses, to data sourcing and preparation, model development and insight generation, the output of these analyses will be the basis for strategic resource allocation by Business Unit (BU) and Marketing leadership;
  • Develop and optimize machine learning (ML) models in different contexts (Sales, MKTG, Patient data, Communication and Social data);
  • Translate complex analytics into actionable recommendations and propose feasible solutions;
  • Communicate in a clear and concisely way using the most appropriate approach for each different stakeholder;
  • Work with business and scientific stakeholders with a clear vision of the final goals and on the business impact;
  • Collaborate closely with other functions (e.g. Commercial Business Insights, Integrated Multi-channel Marketing) to advice and support brand marketing or sales teams in various types of advanced quantitative analyses which includes but not limited to, Marketing Mix Analysis, Advanced Segmentation and Targeting, Personalized communication, etc.;
  • Manage onshore and offshore resources, as well as in house and external consultants;
  • Demonstrate thought leadership and content expertise in advanced analytics to business partners, including development of key training programs.

Domestic relocation may be available for this role.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or Graduate degree in Quantitative Field (Statistics, Management Science, Operations Research, Engineering, Finance, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Business Administration etc.);
  • 5+ years of industry experience;
  • Strong analytical skills, team playing and communication skills;
  • Experience in data modeling, wrangling and visualization;
  • Knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL) and data warehousing platforms;
  • Good knowledge of the most important Machine Learning models (classification, regression, clustering, time-series analysis);
  • Knowledge of deep learning models (CNN, RNN);
  • Knowledge of at least two of the following languages: Python, R, C/C++, Scala, Julia, Mathematica;
  • Knowledge of the most common ML/DL frameworks (Scikit-Learn, Stan, Pandas, Tensorflow, PyTorch, Keras, Matplotlib);
  • Passionate team player;
  • Experience in handling and analyzing various internal and external commercial data types (e.g., sales data sources like IQVIA, Cegedim, patient longitudinal, claims data, distribution, demand, units, promotion);
  • Ability to influence cross-functional teams to impact decision-making;
  • Willingness to “have an opinion” backed up by insight and analytics and the confidence to influence key stakeholders in meetings and one to one basis;
  • Strategic business acumen, focus on results, passion for keeping up with media and technology trends;
  • Strong communication and presentation skills;
  • Proven track record of professional success in analytics role.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in epidemiology;
  • Experience in Pharma industry;
  • Experience with Data Management Platforms.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.
If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the “Passion to Innovate” and the “Power to Change”, we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.
Division: Pharmaceuticals Reference Code 232082
Functional Area: Computational Science, Data Science & Statistics Location: United States : New Jersey : Whippany
Employment Type: Regular Position Grade: VS 2
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Location: Whippany, NJ

Job date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 04:04:45 GMT

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