AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott Laboratories. The company's mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world's most complex and serious diseases. AbbVie employs approximately 30,000 people worldwide and markets medicines in more than 170 countries.

For our location in Ludwigshafen, Germany we are looking for a

(Senior) Data Scientist (m/w/d)
for Scientific Data Management

REF: 2002038


We are looking for a data manager working with us on the challenges and questions we facing as a global, data driven biopharma company within R&D with regards to scientific data storage, curation, management and reporting.

Task description

  • Support of scientific applications and platforms for data analysis and management for R&D (including images, bioassay, pharmacology)
  • Collaborative review and evaluate IT architectures and manage the adaptations into AbbVie system environments
  • Develop strategic needs analysis in collaboration with all local and global stakeholders and support implementing new innovative system and concepts
  • Seize opportunities to pursue relevant leads that are in line with the group’s strategy
  • Proactively seek out new information and technologies in the literature/public domain and incorporate into individual project(s) as well as the overall program
  • Demonstrate high proficiency across a wide range of technologies related to the storage, transfer, integration, visualization, and analysis of large and complex data sets. Broad expertise in software development and data warehousing
  • Understand and adhere to corporate standards regarding applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies, including code of conduct, safety, GxP compliance, and data security


  • BS or MS in a science field with profound IT skills or Information technology with practical experience in the Data Management
  • Familiarity with biology areas (e.g. neurology, oncology or immunology) preferred
  • Multi-year practical experience (3 years) in information technology, Pharma R&D or similar area and in use of data science and management tools and systems and so possess thorough theoretical and practical understanding of own discipline
  • Proven implementation of creative technology data management solutions and applications that advanced the business
  • High ability to work independently, defining action plans, both at the tactical and strategic level
  • Desire to work in a global, US-headquartered, cross-functional environment
  • Knowledge in Oracle, PL/SQL, Python are beneficial

We Offer

  • A fantastic opportunity to work in in a world-class team
  • A mentor who will assist you as coach and contact person
  • A supportive environment that allows you to focus on your role and tailor your work to your individual needs, including flexible work models, multiple benefits, and comprehensive health and sports programs
  • Attractive compensation and company benefits, including our excellent occupational health management system, which is one of the best in Germany


Contact: Alexander Krüger (


We are looking forward to your online application.

An equal opportunity employer. AbbVie welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

Learn more about AbbVie Deutschland at Visit for more information about the therapeutic areas in which we’re active.

Weitere Informationen

  • Reisebereitschaft: Nein
  • Stellentyp: Erfahren
  • Zeitplan: Vollzeit
  • Job Level Code : IC
AbbVie Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
2020-05-26T12:47:42.284Z FULL_TIME
YEAR null
Ludwigshafen am Rhein 67061 Knollstraße 50
49.4749431 8.4388693