Biometrics

Biometrics

​Fingerprints are more unique than DNA, the genetic material in each of our cells. Although identical twins can share the same DNA or at least most of it, they can't have the same fingerprints. In fact there's a one in 64 billion chance that your fingerprint will match up exactly with someone else's. Biometrics, the physical or behavioral human characteristics that identify a person, are being utilized more commonly in the workplace. According to a report from Spiceworks, biometric authentication technology is being utilized in 62% of companies, with an additional 24% planning to implement it within two years.

Keeping information private and secure is of prime importance for organizations of all sizes in the life sciences sector. Tennessee based, Touchstone Medical Imaging received a $3m fine in 2019 after leaving the protected health information of over 300,000 patients available online through an exposed FTP server, something which may have been avoided with the implementation of biometric technology. According to a report by Business Insider, situations like this are being avoided as 25% of organizations now report using biometric authentication tech on laptops, while 22% also use it on tablets. Additionally, 8 percent of businesses use biometric authentication to log into specific applications, and 7 percent use it to log into desktop computers.

The future looks promising for employees within the sector as a report by Grand View Research indicates the biometrics technology market will experience growth of 19.5% CAGR and will be worth $59.31bn by 2025.

Biometrics Jobs

Senior / Lead Statistical Programmer
Negotiable, King of Prussia

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Sr. Staff Engineer- Network and Cloud Infrastructure
US$75 - US$100 per hour, San Francisco

Sr. Staff Engineer- Network and Cloud Infrastructure 3 month contract to hire Bay Area, CA (Hybri...

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Sr Tableau Administrator
US$65 - US$75 per hour, United States of America

Sr Tableau Administrator 6-12 months, contract to hire Remote (EST or CST preferred) Pay: $65-$75...

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Director Stat Programming
US$210000 - US$230000 per year, Massachusetts

We have a current opportunity for a Director Stat Programming on a permanent basis with a Top Pha...

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Lead Clinical Data Manager
US$70 - US$90 per hour, United States of America

We have a current opportunity for a Lead Clinical Data Manager. The position is fully remote and ...

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Sr SAS Programmer
US$110 - US$120 per hour, California

The position will be based in San Diego. The ideal candidate will be expected to have a experienc...

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Software QA Engineer
Negotiable, Singapore

We are currently working with an exciting Biotech company championing bioinformatics in Hong Kong...

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Senior Statistical Programmer
US$70 - US$80 per hour, United States of America

We have a current opening for a Senior Statistical Programmer. This position is fully remote and ...

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AD Clinical Data Management
US$160000 - US$180000 per year, Massachusetts

We have a current opportunity for a AD Clinical Data Management on a permanent basis. The positio...

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