This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious data scientist to gain practical skills working with this company that is leading the field in the manufacture of orthopaedic implants and patient aftercare applications. Mentored throughout, you will assist the lead Data Scientist to analyse and visualise data gathered from the operating theatre during and after surgery, enabling data-driven clinical decisions and ultimately improving future patient outcomes. Working with the host in this niche market will provide a good all-round experience and an invaluable addition to your CV.
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Gathering and analysis of key surgery data from manual and robotic procedures
Use key data from medical scans and preoperative measurements to develop surgical plans
Applying machine learning techniques to imaging
Produce insight from patient surgeries so that surgeons can assess performance and effectiveness of surgical cases
Studying for a degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or similar
Programming skills in Python or R
An understanding of different types of statistical algorithms and their applications
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to spot areas where a data driven, or an automation process can help
Strong communication and presentation skills Good to have
Experience in image analysis a bonus
Interested in the medical sector
Since it was established, the host has led the way in orthopaedic innovation, providing a faster, positive, and more assured return to quality of life for people all over the world. Today, as a dynamic, growing, global business, the company’s approach is revolutionising orthopaedics, offering a unique combination of clinically proven hip, knee, ankle, and shoulder solutions that are tailor made to suit each individual patient using advanced biomechanics. Also using innovative technology for pre-operative analysis and patient aftercare, these are exciting times for this expanding organisation.
Good spoken and written English levels are required (B2 onwards)
Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK Often referred to as the Capital of the beautiful Cotswolds, Cirencester was the second largest town in Britain during Roman times. Today it is home to more than 18,000 people and a service centre for the thousands more who live in surrounding villages. Home to the oldest Polo park in the UK, this Royally connected town has fine eateries and shops and offers plenty of things to do in and around the surrounding areas.