Bio Data Scientist

Universal Diagnostics
Job Location
Centre of Research Technology and Innovation (CITIUS II) University of Seville. Avda. Reina Mercedes s/n
41012 Sevilla
Job Description

Universal Diagnostics (UDX) is looking to hire a Data Scientist. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join a passionate and fast-growing startup developing novel diagnostic test with the potential to significantly impact society.

  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.
  • Filter and “clean" data, review reports and distribute internally & to customers.
  • Work closely with management to prioritize business and information needs.
  • Locate and define new process improvement opportunities.
  • Proven working experience as a data analyst in bio sector.
  • Experience and solid understanding of machine learning and statistical tools in general.
  • Experience in R.
  • Experience working with medical data (i.e. clinical study).
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasets.
  • Good foundations in general computer science.
  • Programming and software engineering skills to be able to own the end-to-end development of a data solution.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Good communication and team-work skills.
  • Excellent English speaking and writing capabilities is a must.
How to Apply

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your resume (cover letter optional) in English to and reference Data Scientist in the subject line. 

About Our Organization

Universal Diagnostics (UDX) is a Spanish-based biomedicine start-up focused on the development of diagnostics tests for early cancer detection.

The company was created in 2012 by a team of international researchers and experienced entrepreneurs. UDX has also the support of an important group of international investors, National and Regional Public Agencies, and the support of NASA-Singularity University.


UDX was awarded as "the most disruptive” healthcare start-up by  Singularity University’s Exponential Medicine 2015 conference.

Our European head office is located in Seville (Spain).

Our North American head office is located in San Francisco, CA (USA).

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