Do you want to rethink your impact, and are you passionate about Science and Information? Then you might be our new Data and Information Scientist.

What if you could work for a cause, not just a company?
Novozymes is the global market leader in biological solutions. We help build better lives. Together with our customers, partners and the global community, we use our innovative thinking and passion for science to boost industries and make everyday products more sustainable for the good of the planet. As the world’s leading provider of industrial enzymes and microorganisms, our bio-innovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many, many other biological solutions that the world can benefit from today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Join us as our new Data and Information Scientist
Relevant information is essential for analysis, and the key to unlock innovation and conclusions. One of the main tasks of the Library is to provide discovery of and easy access to scientific information.
As a Data and Information Scientist, you will both work closely with our R&D staff to help them find, monitor and analyze scientific information within all areas of Novozymes but also broadly across the organization there is a need for overviews and analysis.
The position allows you to work with a unique combination of science and information.
You will have the support of passionate colleagues in a small library team where we emphasize teamwork and sharing our tasks and projects.

Welcome to R&D and the Library
You will be the important liaison between the researchers and information sources. Working to continuously improve and optimize scientific information quality and flow within R&D projects but also connecting with other parts of the organization in order to secure utilization of knowledge.
You will be working to find solutions that enables us to work with large datasets and create overviews and dashboard to support our scientists’ decisions using creativity and state of the art text mining tools.
Your background in science will enable you to easily grasp the issues the scientists are struggling with and as information professional you can convert this to complex search language, professional counselling and visual overviews. As Novozymes Library provides services broadly to all Novozymes you will have lots of opportunity to connect across the organization.

In this role you’ll make an impact by:

  • Being a driving factor within:
  • Data management & curation
  • Text mining and visualization
  • Data acquisition, analysis & interpretation
  • Technical/IT set up regarding data storing and architecture
  • Advanced scientific searching
  • Programming tailored solutions for eg. Automation og processes

To succeed you must hold:

  • Master in Biological Science, Microbiology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field
  • Master in Library and Information Science or experience from similar position
  • Solid knowledge and interest in working with information searches/analysis/visualizations
  • Experience with text mining/ bibliometric analysis
  • Experience with programming (R or Python)
  • A passion for initiating contact with colleagues to secure the highest quality of information for supporting their decisions
  • Open minded, curious and service minded
  • Fluently English in speech and writing
  • Be a proven team player with outstanding communication and networking skills
  • Experience with training

Location: This job will be located at Novozymes Innovation Campus, Lyngby, Denmark

Are you passionate about making a sustainable impact, and do you see yourself in this position? Then unlock your passion and apply today!

Application deadline: 31 January 2021.

Novozymes is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability or veteran status.

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Want to learn more?
Did you know, that Novozymes was ranked #7 in Science magazine’s global Top Employers Survey 2019?

At Novozymes, we invite you to join us in finding biological solutions to the world’s problems. Being a pioneering company, we seek people, who are eager to try new things, motivated by challenge and not afraid to fail but driven to try again. And again. Original thinking happens when we’re given the flexibility to focus and the freedom to fully unfold our individual strengths. This is key to our innovation power and how we have become one of the top patent holders in the biotech industry. Learn more about Novozymes, our purpose, and your career opportunities at Novozymes.com. Follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram.

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