Career Accelerator for Research Infrastructure Scientists

SciBite Ltd.


SciBite Limited is a successful and fast-growing informatics company based on the Wellcome Genome Campus, we are transforming the way life science organisations handle text and documents. Our software performs rapid analysis of scientific and healthcare text to generate actionable insights for the top ten pharma, biotech and healthcare customers.

In the last three years we have seen significant growth to an international organisation with a presence in Japan and in the USA. Our technical platform of text-analytics, semantic technology, machine learning and ontologies is unrivalled in the industry and has won numerous prestigious awards.

As a partner in this project, SciBite Limited intends to cooperate with the EMBL towards training of the Fellows. SciBite Limited can host up to two Fellows per year in the period 2020- 2024 through secondments and introduce them to the ways of working, instrumentation and procedures at SciBite Limited Duration of secondments will be between 2 and 6 months and will be arranged in communication with the Fellow. Fellows who will do secondments at SciBite Limited will come from the field related or complementary to the field of work of SciBite Limited.

At SciBite Limited Fellows will have a possibility to learn and shape the cutting edge of informatics and drug discovery with some of the world’s major pharma and life sciences companies. The Fellows will also have a chance to get acquainted with the operation of SciBite’s leading software and tools including the core of our platform, TERMite which is our name entity recognition and extraction engine. SciBite Limited will dedicate supervision capacity for each fellow on secondments. During secondments, Fellows can stay employed by EMBL.

SciBite Limited intends also to host mini secondments in a duration of up to two weeks, during which Fellows will shadow operations at SciBite Limited.