Digital Biomarker Biomedical Engineer

Digital Biomarker Biomedical Engineer

Informatik / Telekommunikation
  • Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Referenz : INT-016373
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  • Region Basel
  • Art des Vertrags Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Tätigkeitssektor Informatik / Telekommunikation


As a preferred supplier for Roche Basel, we are looking for an individual as Digital Biomarker Biomedical Engineer, contract for 1 year, with extension if suitable for all parties, earliest start 01.07.2021 or within 3 months.


  • Work on large amounts of sensor data from smartphones, wearables and other devices (e.g. predominantly IMU, touch screen) collected during the daily life of participants in clinical studies
  • Develop robust algorithms to infer a variety of disease symptoms in neurological diseases
  • Establish reliability, accuracy and validity of your novel algorithms
  • Use the data produced by your algorithms to help deepen the understanding of how impairments induced by neurological diseases impact the daily life of a patient
  • Work with our software developers to turn your algorithms into fully documented and validated high-quality code
  • Drive the understanding of the data analysis results by clinical development programs through the development of compelling narratives and presentation
  • Contribute to manuscripts for peer-reviewed journal articles to establish the biological, clinical and patient relevance of data collected in novel digital biomarker approaches
  • Contribute to the improvement and automation of the data processing and analysis pipeline across programs

Erforderliches Profil

Must Haves
  • Very good university degree in engineering, mathematics, statistics, natural science or informatics 
  • 3+ years of experience with analyzing biomedical data (preferred: accelerometer, optional: gyroscope, magnetometer, PPG data for heart rate and heart rate variability, ECG/EEG) collected preferably in neurological or musculoskeletal diseases 
  • Hands on experience with basic statistics, time series analysis and signal processing methodologies (time and frequency domain -FFT, Wavelets-, system identification - AR, ARMA models) 
  • Profound knowledge in Python, R or similar software packages/languages 
  • Basic understanding of data analysis and machine learning concepts (traintest sets, cross-validation, etc.) 
  • Hands on experience in Project Management / Project Support
  • Strong experience with analyzing and visualizing large data sets
  • Track record of writing compelling publications in high impact, peer reviewed journals
  • Self-starting team player with strong and collaborative “can-do” attitude
  • Excellent analytical, communication and writing skills in English

Nice to Have
  • Experience in leading data analysis teams and device analysis strategies
  • Experience with software development processes and version tools (Git, Jira, etc.)
  • Experience with deep learning and other machine learning techniques
  • Experiences with hardware and sensor technology
  • Previous hands-on clinical experience with neuromuscular atrophies/dystrophies is also interesting
  • Experience in experimental/clinical study design

Application process
Interested? You can find more information here: Infopackage. Please apply via the "Bewerben" button below and answer all questions, otherwise we will be unable to process your application.


  • Agentur GPP AG - GLOBAL RECRUITMENT - +41 44 266 50 25
  • Veröffentlicht am 17. Juni 2021
  • Berater-in Marijke van Engelenburg