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Job Description Summary

PTC has a 24-year proud history – including a few moments of seemingly insurmountable challenges. PTC was built by talented people who are persistent and hard-working. PTC was also fortunate to have received investments at key challenging moments in our history.

PTC recognizes that many recent University graduates are talented, persistent, and hardworking – and they need someone to invest in them during a personally challenging moment. PTC is proud to step forward and help recent college graduates with our “PTC Talent Pipeline Program” that provides one year of training and real-world work experience.

Job Objective 

  • Utilize informatics techniques to maximize the value of data generated across several PTC initiatives dedicated to discovering and developing new medicines for human diseases. 
  • Arrange research data in preparation for loading into the Research databases. 
  • Collaborate with scientists and assist with the data loading process. 
  • Troubleshoot applications for scientific data management. 
  • Assist the RI team in developing and optimizing new workflows. 
  • Collaborate with the RI team to create new applications using data science techniques. 


  • Observe and learn from more experienced employees. 
  • Attending meetings, workshops, and other learning events. 
  • Collaborate with scientists, managers, supervisors, and other senior personnel. 
  • Complete assigned tasks and assist with day-to-day operations 
  • Learn about the company’s policies, protocols, and processes. 
  • Must follow company protocols, regulations, and policies 
  • Document preparation and record updating 

Experience/ Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Biology or Chemistry
  • Intermediate experience manipulating data in Excel 
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment. 
  • Good understanding of data analytics and visualization using R or Python 
  • Good understanding of databases (Oracle, NoSQL) and ability to write SQL. 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite with strong working knowledge of excel, including writing Macro’s and data manipulation 
  • Superb attention to detail. 
  • Strong leadership skills. 
  • A positive attitude and willingness to learn. 
  • Excellent time management skills. 
  • Experiences with Java programming is a plus
  • This is a one (1) year Talent Pipeline Program, and the candidate/applicant must be able to complete the entire one-year program. 
  • The fellow must be a recent college graduate.  

For consideration, each applicant MUST answer the four (4) questions below in your cover letter to be considered for this one-year PTC Talent Pipeline Program.

1. Why do you want to be part of this program? 

2. How do you feel like you can make a difference in the world? 

3. What would it mean to you to work for a cause as much as a company? 

4. What interests you most with this opportunity?