Job: Text mining position at Intomics A/S

At Intomics A/S, we are looking for a text-mining expert to perform contract research and develop taylor-made solutions. The job will primarily involve solving text-mining problems for clients in the pharmaceutical industry.

Note that the application deadline is January 15, just over two weeks from now. For further details, please read the job advert below the fold.

Expert text mining position available at Intomic

Do you have strong skills in text mining? And profound experience in applying your skills to biomedical texts? Would you like to take part in developing future solutions in combination with an expert team of data scientists? Then you might be Intomics’ next text mining expert.

Intomics helps pharmaceutical companies improve their drug discovery and development through better use of biomedical big data. We specialize in innovative solutions based on high-quality science and are looking for the next member of our existing text mining team.

Our preferred candidate has the following profile:

  • MS or PhD in a technical degree
  • 5+ years’ experience with natural language processing and text mining
  • Strong programming skills, e.g. in programming languages such as Python, Java and/or R and experience with databases (e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL). Statistical flavor is a further
  • Experience working with very large and unstructured biomedical data
  • Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills
  • Team spirit and ability to interact professionally with our clients

You will be part of an existing team of text mining experts who develop novel solutions for pharmaceutical clients, and we expect that you will be able to help take these solutions to the next level. As a former start up-company, Intomics has retained an informal atmosphere with room for technical creativity and you will get a chance to influence how our future solutions are shaped.

We offer an exciting and challenging job, where you get the opportunity to develop your skills and qualifications, and stay at the forefront of applied research. You will get to work with important challenges in close collaboration with our clients and your colleagues. Intomics A/S offers a competitive salary and a friendly working environment. Some travel activities should be expected.

Please send your motivated application, CV and references (pdf format recommended) to with “Application-1127 Text Mining” in the subject field no later than January 15th, 2016. We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible as we will be evaluating incoming applications on an ongoing basis.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race or religion are encouraged to apply. Enquiries about the position can be made to Intomics’ CEO Thomas S. Jensen, tel: +45 88807979. Information about Intomics can be found at our webpage:

Intomics A/S, located in Lyngby, North of Copenhagen, Denmark, is a contract research organization that specializes in providing tailor-made solutions within data mining, bioinformatics and systems biology for the pharmaceutical industry.

Full disclosure: I am a co-founder of and scientific advisor for Intomics A/S.

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