CAREERS

Olaris is looking for high performing and outgoing individuals to join our team, come join us.

HEAD of METABOLOMICS

Do you believe that metabolomics has the potential to uncover disease and drug resistance mechanisms? Have you led teams to success? If so, we want to meet you.   

 

The Position 

 We are looking to hire a Head of Metabolomics. This individual will be an energetic leader with strong interpersonal skills, comfortably integrating into a senior-level, high profile role within a growing team. Responsibilities include providing direct input into R&D strategy, design and execution of that strategy, and management and mentorship of the science team. This is a hands-on position that is expected to deliver top quality research leading to the continued development of Olaris’ innovative products. The ideal candidate will have established strong relationships in academia and industry.  A self-motivated, approachable, articulate team player, the Head of Metabolomics, will have the highest level of integrity and core value system that is consistent with Olaris’ values. 

 

This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits package. 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the CEO and executive team on the R&D strategy of the company 

  • Design and oversee R&D efforts to meet Olaris standards of scientific rigor, excellence for ethics, as well as satisfy corporate goals leading to the approval of innovative products 

  • Manage and mentor a highly interdisciplinary team of scientists with expertise in NMR, MS, ML, metabolism, cancer and biology.  

  • Ensure deliverables for both internal research and external partnerships  

  • Lead the interpretation and presentation of results for publication, presentations, filings, and other forms of dissemination 

  • Ensure scientifically appropriate data analysis, interpretation, and reporting are prepared and available in a timely manner 

  • Develop and maintain relationships with KOLs 

  • Represent Olaris as a senior spokesperson at scientific, medical, regulatory, business and other professional meetings 

 

Qualifications/Experience: 

  • MD or PhD and +5 years of product development experience is required 

  • Strong foundational knowledge of NMR, MS, machine learning, data analytics, diagnostics and metabolism 

  • Significant leadership/management experience 

  • Outstanding oral and writing abilities 

  • Unafraid to pursue cutting edge science and innovation 

  • Demonstrated excellence in successfully leading multiple projects concurrently 

  • Ability to handle ambiguity and uncertainty, make appropriate prioritization decisions, and drive projects to completion 

  • An energetic, forward thinking and creative individual who is a team player 

  • Demonstrated excellence in communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with internal and external constituencies is required. 

  • Results-orientated with a bias to act and an innovative approach to address challenges 

  • Strong writing and verbal communications skills are required 

To learn more about this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to CEO and Founder Dr. Elizabeth O’Day at careers@olarisBoR.com

DATA SCIENTIST

If you like diving into data, love R, have used statistical and machine learning techniques to find new insights into complex biological problems and are passionate about having a profound impact on the future of medicine, we want to meet you.   

 

The Position 

As a member of the Data Science team, you will: 

  • Perform statistical data analysis, machine learning, data mining and optimizations using multiple tools and techniques to get insights from large complex data sets 

  • Conduct hands-on rigorous quantitative analysis, including collecting and cleaning the data, and exploring it for accuracy 

  • Deploy statistical modeling and optimization techniques most suited for the biological problem using R 

  • Make recommendations and modifications on the analysis  

  • Interpret outputs of statistical models and results in order to translate input from quantitative analyses into specific and actionable implications 

This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits package 

  

Requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics, Bioinformatics, Mathematics or related fields  

  • 2-5 years related experience on analyzing data, visualizing complex datasets, and developing and testing predictive models 

  • Deep understanding of multivariate statistics, machine learning, and other analytical methods 

  • Experience in working with large sets of biomedical data and gaining biological insight from statistical analysis 

  • Human friendly and reproducible coding habits 

  • Excellent programming skills in R and relevant packages 

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with GitHub, Azure 

  • Knowledge in metabolomics, signal processing, NMR spectroscopy 

  • Experience with SQL, Ruby, Matlab, Python 

**Olaris is not currently hiring for this position. However if you're a rock star data scientist we encourage you to submit a resume and we will alert you to new openings. 

SCIENTIST-BIOLOGY/BIOCHEMISTRY

If your idea of fun includes figuring out enzyme mechanisms, signaling cascades, feedback loops, and performing network mapping and metabolite pathway analysis and you are passionate about having a profound impact on the future of medicine- than we want to meet you. Olaris is looking for high-performing and outgoing individuals to join our team.   

The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for a broad range of research activities including analyzing metabolomics data, network mapping, and designing and developing methods to delineate mechanisms of disease resistance. You will work directly with the computational team to determine the biological relevance for data mining and biomarker discovery. You will be responsible for maintaining a proper lab notebook. You will be expected to publish and present our work at conferences. 

The position level will depend on the level of experience in the relevant areas. 

Requirements:

  • M.S. or Ph.D. Degree in Biological Sciences, Chemical Biology, Biophysics, or related field 

  • Experience with cancer metabolism and/or immune-metabolism 

  • Familiar with various omics technologies (transcriptomics, epigenomics, proteomics and metabolomics) 

  • Knowledge of NMR and MS 

  • Familiarity with statistics and bioinformatics tools 

**Olaris is not currently hiring for this position. However if you're a rock star scientist we encourage you to submit a resume and we will alert you to new openings. 

METABOLITE SCIENTIST

Do you believe metabolic processes provide the basis to understand complex biological problems? Do you get excited about developing novel NMR and MS methods that push the boundaries of what metabolites we can detect? Are you passionate about having a profound impact on an early stage company? If so, we want to meet you. Olaris is looking for high-performing and outgoing individuals to join our research and development team. The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for a broad range of research activities including preparing samples, running custom NMR experiments, and data analysis. There will be opportunities to develop new NMR and MS methodologies to integrate into our platform. To learn more about this position please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@olarisBoR.com

 

Requirements:

  • M.S. or PhD Degree in Biological Sciences, Chemical Biology, Biophysics, or related field

  • 2-5 years related NMR experience required, additional MS knowledge ideal

  • Deep understanding of metabolism, biochemical mapping and network analysis

  • Knowledge of NMR theory, pulse programs and data analysis including 1D, 2D and 3D experiments

  • Experience with NMRPipe, Chenomix, MNova and processing NUS data

  • Familiarity with statistics and bioinformatics tools

**Olaris is not currently hiring for this position. However if you're a rock star metabolite scientist we encourage you to submit a resume and we will alert you to new openings.