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Be the Next Game Changer

Internship -Computational Biology and Data Science

United States, MA, Waltham Internship 6/22/2022 527037

Imagine New Horizons….

Are you interested and passionate about making an impact on life sciences sector? Do you have dreams to use AI and Machine Learning techniques and making a difference in the area of Precision Medicine? Do you enjoy a challenge? Here at Dassault Systèmes, we empower people with passion to change the world. 

This is a paid, six month internship with a flexible start date.  The position will be based in the Dassault Systemes BIOVIA office in San Diego, CA. 

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What your role will be?

As a Biosciences intern, you will develop and validate scientific methods in Drug design and Discovery using machine learning techniques.  You will have access to our advanced modeling and machine learning algorithms and state of the art visualization, and use the BIOVIA Discovery Studio suite with Pipeline Pilot for the research.   You will deliver a peer-reviewed publication based on the outcome of the research at the end of the internship.

Proficient in a Data science language such as Python, R

Experience in applying machine learning algorithms to solve biological problems is desirable

Knowledge of structural bioinformatics, computational biology, or a related field.

Ability to work in a collaborative team, attention to detail, scientific curiosity, strong communication skills, and a desire to develop high quality software.


Your Key Success Factors

Actively enrolled in a PhD program, specialization in Computational Biology with knowledge in Data Science

Ability to shift directions quickly when priorities change

Excellent communication skills in English, both verbally and in writing

May work in a 3DS office or remotely



Equal opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at 3DS are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. 3DS is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age (40 and above), disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. 3DS will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Covid statement

Our Company requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide documentation of full vaccination, unless qualified for a medical, religious or state-required accommodation or otherwise exempt consistent with applicable law.  Although accommodation requests will be considered (and granted where appropriate/possible), it may be determined that a candidate is unable to adequately perform the essential functions of the position without imposing an undue hardship due to customer requirements, staffing needs, or other business reasons. Definition of full-vaccination: Employees are considered to be fully vaccinated two weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine.
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