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Careers at WALTHAM

Senior Statistician

Do you want to design efficient scientific experiments? Are you excited to be challenged by a variety of projects with complex data sets?

We are looking to recruit an experienced Statistician to the Data Analytics team. The role will help shape research projects that drive innovation alongside other stakeholders as well as report on progress, results, experimental design and statistical analysis.

Candidates will work remotely and visit site 3 days per month.

Closing Date: 28th January 2021

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  • Design - deliver study designs with efficient use of resources and high ethical standards maintained.
  • Interrogate - analyse experimental data to generate reports for scientific publications and patents, and contribute to insights and product innovation.
  • Review - Peer-review scientific work and communications from different stakeholders 
  • Grow - Train and educate the research teams on statistical methodologies 
  • Advocate – share the purpose of data-driven research and work to high scientific standards.


Data Scientist

We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist to join our data science team.

This role is responsible for delivering data science projects that leverage our existing big data assets (electronic health records, genetic testing, and activity monitors). With outputs ranging from deploying predictive models to publishing within scientific literature.

Candidates will work remotely and visit site 3 days per month.

Closing Date: 28th January 2021

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  • Execute and deliver on data science projects. Taking responsibility from inception to delivery and communication.
  • Work with other data scientists and engineers to build data products that expand or make use of our capabilities.
  • Advocate the purpose of data-driven research and work to high scientific standards
  • Have an up-to-date knowledge on data modelling/analysis and data management methods and tools​​​


Laboratory Scientist- Biosciences

An exciting opportunity is available to join the WALTHAM laboratory team working in the biosciences area.

This role is a key part of the wider WALTHAM team that delivers to both the laboratory and the research team through performing experiments and analysis, which in turn produces high quality data and drives our scientific knowledge forward.

Closing Date: 1st February 2021

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  • Contribute your knowledge and experience of carrying out one or more of the following techniques; cell culture, cell based assays, immunoassays, microbiology techniques, DNA extraction and PCR.
  • Provide input during project discussions
  • Support the validation of new methodologies and development, refinement and troubleshooting of methodologies.
  • Carry out maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Provide training and support to other laboratory scientists on routine methodologies and ways of working. 





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