Data Scientist - Digital Healthcare

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  • Make the transition from academia into the commercial sector.
  • Further develop skills in statistical methods and data visualistation.
  • Varied projects.
  • Outstanding personal development opportunities.

Zest Scientific Recruitment has been instructed by a leading provider of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to identify a Clinical Data Scientist to join a growing team of Scientists with a background in Psychiatry, Psychology, Cognitive Assessment or Neuroscience.  This is a Cambridge based role where you will join a multi-disciplinary team, primarily responsible for analyzing clinical and health economic outcomes and would be perfect for a candidate with a natural flair for statistics (SPSS & R).


The Candidate:

  • Background in Psychology (Graduate level) with associated training in statistical methods and data visualization.
  • Familiarity with statistical computing packages.
  • Genuine interest in developing statistical models that will drive business decision making.
  • Passionate about the prospect of being part of an organisation which is changing the way we address mental health.
  • A team player who demonstrates the capacity to manage conflicting projects and have the ability to adapt and help other disciplines depending on the business objectives.


The Role:

  • The organisation works in partnership with the NHS, Private Healthcare and the Pharmaceutical Industry providing therapy to those suffering from depression, anxiety and other related conditions.
  • The business is generating highly valuable data which is helping develop innovative practices which are improving the delivery of care.
  • The Clinical Data Specialist will work on a diverse range of projects, interacting with R&D, Sales, Service Delivery and Software Development.
  • Work across conflicting projects and have the ability to adapt and help other disciplines depending on the business priority.


The Opportunity:

  • New headcount role within a Digital Healthcare technology company which is expanding its Data Science team.
  • High growth business (doubled revenue year on year for the last four years) with significant investment supporting the scale up of operations.
  • Chance to secure a role with a business which is on a steep growth trajectory and the subsequent personal development opportunities which this provides.
  • Employees are encouraged to initiate new projects and ultimately pursue avenues which they have a keen interest in.
  • Secure a highly transparent role in an organisation which has an incredibly rare dataset.



Competitive salary commensurate with experience plus a range of additional benefits. Zest Scientific is working to a strict deadline so in order to be considered for this opportunity please apply now and your application will be reviewed immediately.

Contact: Matthew Morland
Telephone: 0114 238 1724