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Vertex Summer Internship 2024, Real World Analytics (Boston, MA)

Semma Therapeutics

Semma Therapeutics

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Data Science
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Job Description

The Vertex Internship Program offers students the opportunity to learn about the pharmaceutical industry from a hands-on perspective. You will be working closely with and learning from some of the brightest people in the industry. When you join our internship program you should not be surprised to see that our environment is one that is innovative and team oriented, where collaboration is not just a word, and "we are relentless" is in everything we do. Students can expect to be challenged by their project plan, connect with other interns, and feel valued by the Vertex community. Not only will interns learn about their day-to-day tasks through their specific work assignments, but they will interact and have exposure to our organizational leaders and their teams.

Job Summary:

Structured under Biometrics, among many other responsibilities, Real World Analytics (RWA) is responsible to in-house database stewardship and providing analytic support to Real World Evidence (RWE). The RWA intern will work with RWA team and is responsible for projects that assigned by the team manager. The intern will have opportunity to learn and leverage Vertex in-house licensed databases to support team’s research needs and activities, such as explore and investigate methodologies that would apply to RWE research projects, as well as put together a tutorial database insight book that will give researchers better understanding of real-world data.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the search of methodologies that related to the assigned projects.
  • Present the methodologies to the team, implement the methodologies to real-world data, ensure the implementation is transferable to similar datasets.
  • Investigate the pro and con of different types of real-world databases, develop database insight book, present the insight book to the team.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing Master or higher degrees in analytics, public health, data science, or other related subject area.
  • Previously experience of handling healthcare data.
  • Knowledge of relational database management system (RDBS).
  • Hands-on skills of SAS programming, SQL, R or Python.
  • Good organizational and written/verbal communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal and team player.
  • Ability to work effectively in a constantly changing, diverse, and matrix environment.

FOR ATRIUM RECRUITER ONLY – Temp Status Disclosures *This section may be deleted if the position is not recruited and/or pay rolled through Atrium*

Temp Status Disclosure – to be posted on ALL roles Workday (Temp Staffing and Early Talent)

This job posting is for a temporary role with a third-party agency partner that provides services to Vertex. The individual selected for this role will be offered the role as an employee of that third-party agency; compensation, medical benefits, fringe benefits and other terms and conditions of employment shall be presented by the third-party agency upon offer.

Combined Pay & Temp Status Disclosure (FOR REMOTE AND/OR CALIFORNIA BASED ROLES):

Pay Range 0.00 – 0.00 USD/hour

This job posting is for a temporary role with a third-party agency partner that provides services to Vertex. The individual selected for this role will be offered the role as an employee of that third-party agency; compensation, medical benefits, fringe benefits and other terms and conditions of employment shall be presented by the third-party agency upon offer. The range provided is a reasonable estimate for the pay range for this job at the time of posting. Some roles may also be eligible for overtime pay, in accordance with federal and state requirements. The actual pay rate will be based on a number of factors, including skills, competencies, experience, and other job-related factors permitted by law.

Company Information

Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation.

Vertex is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, or any characteristic protected under applicable law. Vertex is an E-Verify Employer in the United States. Vertex will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Any applicant requiring an accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which the applicant has applied should make a request to the recruiter or hiring manager, or contact Talent Acquisition at ApplicationAssistance@vrtx.com.

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