Digital Biomarker Biomedical Engineer

Digital Biomarker Biomedical Engineer

Chemie / Pharma / Biotechnologie
  • Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Referenz : INT-034051
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  • Region Basel
  • Art des Vertrags Temporär - Vollzeit
  • Tätigkeitssektor Chemie / Pharma / Biotechnologie


As a preferred supplier for Roche Basel we are looking for an individual as

Digital Biomarker Biomedical Engineer

(contract until 31.10.2023, with possible extension). The earliest start date is within one month. Home office possible, not fully remote (exceptions possible).


  • 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

  • Very good university degree in biomedical engineering, mathematics, statistics, natural science or computer science 
  • 3+ years of experience with analyzing biomedical data (preferred: accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer) 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
  • 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:

  • Hands on experience in Project Management / Project Support 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. Please upload your CV in English or German along with your degree certificate and latest reference letter.


    • Agentur GPP AG - GLOBAL RECRUITMENT - +41 44 266 50 25
    • Veröffentlicht am 23. September 2022
    • Berater-in Marijke van Engelenburg