Biomedical Consultant

  • Paris
  • Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 September 2024
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Quinten est une société d’experts de l’Intelligence Artificielle au service de l’efficacité des métiers de l’entreprise. Elle bâtit depuis plus de 16 ans des solutions sur mesure d’aide à la décision tirant parti du plein potentiel des données avec un objectif clair et des bénéfices systématiques pour ses clients.

Quinten se différencie de ses concurrents directs, non seulement par sa longue expérience multisectorielle, en particulier en santé et en Banque/Assurance et ses choix technologiques résolument tournés vers l’augmentation de l’humain, mais aussi par sa capacité à concevoir, développer et industrialiser de véritables solutions d’aide à la décision, dont certaines sont utilisées par des milliers d’utilisateurs

Grâce à une capitalisation interne constante et une R&D à la pointe du marché, Quinten trouve les solutions qui font entrer la donnée dans l'amélioration de la performance qu'attendent ses clients. Enfin c’est une société partenaire stratégique de la transformation numérique de plusieurs entreprises de premier plan.

Job Description

Quinten Health is recruiting a biomedical profile to join the Healthcare team, working in close collaboration with Data Scientists engineers, Biostatisticians and Account Directors. Your key responsibilities will be:  

Working in collaboration with the team of data science engineers on delivery projects to:  

  • Assess the fitness of real-world databases.

  • Provide clinical and scientific input to support analytical work (e.g. modeling): 

    - Capturing clinical characteristics in real world databases, including finding proxies for clinical events and/or scores, time windows for data capture 

    - Defining the target study population, outcome of interest, covariates, and confounders 

    - Providing code lists for diagnosis, treatments, procedures, etc… 

  • Structure the data to ensure the quality of the analysis from a medical point of view (e.g. include chronic and acute diseases differently). 

  • Develop variable derivation strategies to extract a maximum of information from data (e.g. therapeutic escalation to measure a patient’s severity). 

  • Adapt the analytical strategy to align the results with the medical objectives of the project. 

  • Interpret the output of analyses, assess findings, and provide relevant insights based on existing literature. 

  • Write up results in reports and publications. 

  • Give input on the scientific aspects of projects, coordinating with data scientists, epidemiologists, statisticians, and project managers. 

  • Performs necessary administrative functions and additional tasks, as required. 

Supporting the Account Directors in the engagement of customers to:

  • Provide pharmaceutical competitive intelligence and portfolio screening to support project business strategy.  

  • Participate in consulting in biomedical/pharmacological sciences. 

  • Participate in proposal formalization and in bid defense meetings. 

  • Engage with clients, with senior staff involvement for understanding the strategic needs of the client and translating them into actionable solutions. 

Contributing to the innovation and development activities of the organization to:   

  • Perform literature reviews on a therapeutic area or disease to identify and describe unmet needs, pathophysiology, standard of care tailored to the specific activity. 

  • Assess potential data sources and partnerships to support the development of disease and care models. 

  • Engage with scientific KOL’s to provide relevant insights and validation of internally developed disease and care models. 

  • Participate in company-sponsored training programs as required to ensure that skills are learned, maintained, and focused accordingly.

Preferred Experience

  • Medical, Pharm D degree, Master’s Degree in pharmacological science or PhD in biomedical science (-omics, physiology, cognitive etc.). 

  • Relevant professional work experience (e.g. pharmaceutical industry, medical writing, research, work in a health-related consultancy). 

  • Knowledge on pharmaceutical industry, health regulation, and clinical practices is a must. 

  • Professional proficiency in English, written and spoken is a must.  

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team. 

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks and projects. 

  • Ability to make decisions and think strategically. 

  • Experience in epidemiology is a plus. 

  • Knowledge of programming (e.g. R, python, PySpark) is preferred, for basic statistical analyses and production of tables and figures. 

  • Experience with claims data bases or electronic health records (such as SNDS, CPRD, HES, sickness funds data, national or disease registries) is a plus.

Recruitment Process

  1. A meeting with HR manager. 

  2. A business case and a meeting with a manager. 

  3. A meeting with Quinten Health Director.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 September 2024
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years
  • Occasional remote authorized