Senior Information Scientist

About the job

Our client, a global biopharmaceutical institution that has major contribution in exploring and establishing medications for pandemics. They are looking for a high potential Senior Information Scientist to join the team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct advanced technical searches by identifying, analyzing, synthesizing, and delivering published literature and data to internal stakeholders.
  • Contribute to information projects with various teams including Medical Affairs, Clinical Operations, and other departments.
  • Build and maintain strong relationship with stakeholders by deep understanding of client needs and insightful information solutions.
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to develop and conduct targeted trainings.
  • Offer client servicing and operational support related to electronic resources or databases.
  • Provide support in development and review of policies & procedures.


  • Bachelor or above in related scientific disciplines (Library Science, Information Management, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Medical Science, Pharmacy, etc.). Advanced degree holder is preferred.
  • Proficient in information search with biomedical electronic resources, databases and solutions (such as Medline, Embase). Knowledge in insight discovery assisted by AI/NLP/ML and/or experience with conducting systematic literature review is a plus.
  • Ability to navigate and synthesize multiple information sources critically and effectively, in order to work independently in a team setting (with only directional guidance from the manager).
  • Over 3 years working experience in biotechnology, healthcare, biomedical research, or information management industry.
  • Demonstration of good teamwork, communication skills, problem solving skills and learning agility.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and Chinese (Mandarin) is a must. Japanese language skill is a plus.

For interested parties, please apply with your full CV (include current and expected salary). Application can be submitted via LinkedIn at

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