Thermo Fisher Scientific

Data Scientist II

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Location: Madison, Wisconsin, United States

Posted on: August 09

Job Description

The data scientist is responsible for the collection, storage, interpretation, and visualization of data to support in-house designed automation, processes, and software. The data scientist will report to the Informatics manager and work closely with the divisional factory team to support automation assembly equipment. The data scientist is a central role in the software team, supporting/enhancing internal applications and setting strategy.


  • Building and managing databases using a variety of data inputs and systems, with emphasis on MS-SQL server
  • ETL planning and implementation
  • Ensure scalable and continuous high-quality data stream
  • Query analysis and optimization
  • Design and implement robust DLM process aligned with current industry best practices
  • Work closely with software development team in new data-driven applications (C#)
  • Develop client-facing data visualizations
  • Collaborate with team to define new platform requirements and continuously improve our data services


  • 3+ years of industry experience in MS-SQL server
  • Hands-on experience writing and optimizing complex SQL queries
  • Hands-on experience building and maintaining databases
  • Hands-on experience with server performance monitoring
  • C# Dev experience
  • Familiarity with Agile process/DevOps
  • Experience with Oracle highly desirable
  • Experience with Power BI desirable
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure desirable
  • Experience with Machine Learning desirable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Information Systems (or equivalent technical degree) preferred but not required