R&D Data Scientist

Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium

CluePoints is a fast-growing company and the premier provider of Risk-Based Monitoring and Data Quality Oversight solutions to Bio-Pharmaceutical and Medical Device organizations.  Our products utilize advanced statistical algorithms to determine the quality of clinical trial data both during and following study execution.  The value of CluePoints lies in its powerful and timely ability to identify anomalous data and site errors allowing highly efficient site monitoring and a significant reduction in overall regulatory submission risk.  CluePoints is seeking outstanding candidates with strong clinical data and analytics skills and a passion for delivery excellence, to help drive customer success and broad adoption of the CluePoints solution.


  • As Data Analyst, you analyse driving and events data to identify trends and opportunities for improvement and provide support to our R&D team and customers in the interpretation and use of the data
  • You write R/python scripts to automate the processing of data
  • You analyse available data with advanced data processing and statistical techniques and translate research results into usable advice for colleagues and customer
  • You support senior statisticians and machine learning engineers with pre-processing of data
  • You publish scientific papers and work closely with academic groups


Main Qualifications

  • Master degree in (Applied) Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Sciences or equivalent. A PhD degree is not necessarily required but is considered a strong asset.
  • Easy make use of programming languages such as Python and/or R
  • Familiar with essential data access techniques (e.g., text file manipulation, SQL queries, etc.)
  • Operational knowledge of Mac OS X and/or GNU/Linux 
  • Strong communication skills and good knowledge of English, orally and in writing

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of modern statistical methods and/or recent machine learning techniques
  • Publications in scientific journals are an asset

Top Reasons to Work with Us

  • A challenging and rewarding job in an ambitious startup
  • Work for a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary and international team
  • Competitive salary
  • Joining a company where innovation is at heart, therefore it goes without saying that we give our employees the opportunity to undertake additional training and keep up to date in their field of expertise
  • Geek & Startup atmosphere
  • Flat hierarchy
  • We offer some perks: free drinks, cookies, fruits, etc…
  • Want to work sometimes from home or work different hours? We can work something out!

How to Apply 

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The role can be based in our office in Belgium or in our Pennsylvania office in the US. We will strictly only consider applications from candidates that are residents and/or hold valid work permit for the location they apply for.