Science Writer

| Chicago


We are seeking an independent and motivated Science Writer. Within a fast growing biotechnology company, this individual will work with interdisciplinary teams to communicate important new biological and clinical insights derived from next-generation molecular testing in the oncology field, as well as other disease areas.

What You’ll Do

Collaborate with a fast-moving team of computational biologists, data scientists, pathologists, and research scientists to:

  • Prepare scientific manuscripts for publication in top-tier peer reviewed journals. 
  • Prepare technical documents to submit to government and/or other regulatory bodies (e.g., FDA, CMS, etc.).
  • Draft, edit, and submit conference materials, including abstracts, posters, and slide presentations.
  • Manage document writing and review processes including timelines for document generation, revision, and completion.
  • Generate tailored materials to inform or educate internal (e.g. sales, marketing, other science/engineering teams) and external (clinical/research) partners.

Required Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences or a similar field with significant relevant writing experience. 
  • Experience writing and submitting manuscripts, abstracts, grants or other technical documents to conferences, journals and funding agencies, along with a track record of success.
  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of next-generation DNA and RNA sequencing, clinical research concepts, and/or oncology.
  • Ability to read and summarize primary scientific literature for a range of audiences, including laypersons and experts.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of governmental regulatory procedures in healthcare.
  • Experience with/knowledge of genomics, clinical oncology, and/or immunology.
  • Experience with/knowledge of bioinformatics and computational biology (machine learning, statistics, algorithms).
  • Experience with/knowledge of genomic data repositories. 
  • Experience using google drive and microsoft powerpoint, excel, and word.
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator and/or Acrobat.
  • Experience managing projects in a cross-functional setting.
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Location

600 WEST CHICAGO AVENUE, Chicago, IL 60654

An Insider's view of Tempus

What makes someone successful on your team?

We value creativity in ideation, autonomy in execution, and a healthy tendency to always question the status quo.

Ash

Lead Data Scientist

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Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
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