R Developer

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George Higginson is searching for an experienced R Developer for one of the leading CROs, across the globe. As a Contract R Developer, you will be part of a top CRO team, from which you will be outsourced to a single sponsor through their FSP Model. This of course offers an opportunity to expand your technical skill-set and showcase your talent directly at a Pharma company function.

Date Needed: ASAP

Interview Process: x2 stage

Hours Needed / Week: 40

Duration of Assignment: 6 months

Location and on-site requirements: Remote (India)

Education Requirement: PhD or Master's of Science

Years of relevant experience: 5+


  • R Functions 
  • R packaging with devtools​
  • Basic structure of an R package, Folder structure and its purpose (e.g. - Description, Namespace, inst, data, ...)
  • Package documentation - Function documentation with roxygen template, Creating Vignettes (R Markdown)
  • Package Testing using testthat, shinytest2, testserver,... (depending on the package content)
  • OOP Class - S3, S4, R6 classes
  • Functional Programming
  • Shiny modules, teal framework, teal packages, ... 
  • Version Control with Git/Bitbucket
  • ​Some knowledge on profiling or benchmarking to improve function performance will be a plus.

How To Apply

AL Solutions is a niche Life Science recruitment consultancy. We place professionals across the UK, Europe, the United States and Canada for a variety of Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and CRO companies ranging from small start-ups to large global organisations. If you’re interested, please apply below. If this position doesn’t interest you, please visit our website for a list of more vacancies.

George Higginson

AL Solutions


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