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RWE Scientist / Epidemiologist

MedEngine is a digitally minded, people first, premium partner for the pharmaceutical industry. We are committed to accelerate the future of care by crafting elegant solutions in scientific content and digital engagement, medical data science, and market access.

To succeed in our mission, we have created a home for smart, creative, and business-oriented scientists: a group of experts with the motivation and skills necessary to deliver cutting-edge solutions and outstanding service quality MedEngine is known for. We are based in Helsinki (Finland), Copenhagen (Denmark), and Stockholm (Sweden) and we service the pharma industry’s leading companies with a global reach.

We are now looking for an RWE Scientist / Epidemiologist to strengthen our Medical Data Science team specialized in the fields of epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, outcomes research, and health economics. You will be responsible for designing and executing research projects as part of our experienced Medical Data Science team in Finland or Denmark. You will establish and maintain ongoing scientific collaborations with clinical experts and work together with our customers and other stakeholders. You will also support other team members in their work.

What we expect:
  • A PhD or Master’s degree in biosciences, epidemiology, pharmaceutical sciences, health economics, or equivalent.
  • Experience in working with the national registries and other health data in the Nordic countries.
  • Strong background in RWE research, epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, and/or health economics.
  • Excellent skills in verbal and written scientific communication.
  • Excellent skills in project management and project coordination.
  • A customer-centric mindset.
  • Experience in working in the Nordic countries, including knowledge of national regulatory requirements.
  • Full proficiency in English (required) and in one of the Nordic languages Finnish, Swedish or Danish.
  • Previous knowledge about the pharmaceutical industry or healthcare sector is preferred.
What you can expect:
  • Meaningful and versatile project work.
  • An independent specialist role with opportunities for continuous mentoring and long-term professional development.
  • An international and invigorating team working across Nordic countries for global customers.
  • A warm and friendly work environment.
  • An opportunity to work with cutting-edge projects in the field of real-world evidence and health economics with the global leaders in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • A possibility to have a key role in MedEngine’s growth story.
More information

For additional details regarding the position, please reach out to our CEO and Medical Data Science Business Lead, Tero Ylisaukko-oja. He will be available for inquiries on the following dates and times:

  • Thursday, February 29th, from 15:00 to 16:00 (EEST)
  • Thursday, March 7th, from 15:00 to 16:00 (EEST).

You can contact him at the phone number: +358 40 901 2975.

Should you have any inquiries concerning the recruitment process, please feel free to get in touch with our People & Culture Lead, Disa Långström, at

We look forward to receiving your application, including a cover letter, CV, and a video introduction. Please apply via the following link by Sunday, March 24th, 2024.

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