We are looking to recruit a Data Scientist to join the Literature Services Team to work on text analytics within the ELIXIR-EXCELERATE project based at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) located on the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus near Cambridge in the UK.
Your role will be to develop methods that support the incorporation of content from life sciences research articles into public data resources such as UniProt, the protein information resource. Furthermore, you will contribute to the development of text analytics that ascertain the use of public data resources by the international research community, as reported in the scientific literature. Working with database curators at the EMBL-EBI, our project partners located in Switzerland and Spain, as well as other team members, you will provide meaningful and robust solutions to these challenges. The Literature Services Team operates in an agile environment which develops Europe PMC (http://europepmc.org) and works on a variety of literature-related and text analytics projects. The team is enjoys a collegial and supportive atmosphere to deliver top quality software for our users. ELIXIR is the distributed pan-European life sciences infrastructure for biological information. You will collect, annotate, archive and make available to all critical life sciences data which will enable Europe to collectively tackle some of the most pressing societal challenges.