Internship for Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Engineering Students in the Biomarker Development department (preferred start 06/2021, 12 months, 50%)

Switzerland, Basel-City, Basel

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At Roche, we believe it’s urgent to deliver medical solutions right now – even as we develop innovations for the future. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives, and we are fearless in both making decisions and taking action. And we believe that good business means a better world.

The Neuroscience and Rare Diseases Discovery and Translational Area (NRD DTA) is developing medicines for a range of serious neurological diseases, including multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, autism, spinal muscular atrophy, and Huntington’s disease.

As a student in the NRD DTA you will join our Clinical Imaging group in Biomarkers and Translational Technologies , and perform at the Roche Innovation Center Basel, Switzerland, working on the analysis of longitudinal MRI data. You will be hosted and mentored by two Roche biomarker scientists who will guide you through your research and provide you with the needed work infrastructure and collaborative network.

During your internship, you will have the opportunity to contribute to an important collaborative project and learn about MRI data analysis in the context of clinical trials.  Depending on your interests, you can also participate in events such as trainings and seminars.

Who you are

You are someone who wants to influence your own development. You are looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Working in a multi-cultural environment motivates you. As a fast learner, you actively drive the quality of the requirements.

Moreover, you are

  • An ambitious MSc or PhD student who is currently enrolled with a minimum of XX years undergraduate training in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, or Engineering 

  • Experience in MRI data processing and analysis

  • Specific knowledge on Neurological diseases is a plus

  • Proficient in English (both spoken and written)

The preferred starting date for this internship is June 1, 2021

To be considered, please send us your complete application merged into one PDF including

  • CV

  • Motivation Letter including desired starting date

  • A certificate of enrollment (if you are currently studying)

  • For non-EU/EFTA citizens: Certificate from the university stating that an internship is mandatory (required due to regulations)

Are you ready to apply? We are looking for someone who thinks beyond the job offered - someone who knows that this position can be a rare springboard to many other opportunities at Roche. When applying for this position, already project yourself in the future. Think about what could come next and how you would like to build your future.

Roche embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are dedicated to building a team that represents a range of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

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