Data Science Lead

data science, machine learning, GIT, python, scala
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

The Data Science Lead will work with key R&D leaders to extract insights from complex clinical, translational and real-world data. They will have the opportunity to work on complex data science problems including modeling techniques to interpret, infer and recommend based on insights from data.
Roles and responsibilities

  • Formulates, implements, tests, and validates predictive models and implements efficient automated processes for producing modeling results at scale.
  • Creates robust models based on statistical and data mining techniques to provide insights and recommendations based on large complex data sets.
  • Presents stories told by data in a visually appealing and easy to understand manner.
  • Responsible for collaborating with cross functional teams, including but not limited to, clinicians, data scientist, translational medicine scientist, statisticians, and IT professionals.
  • Proactively builds partnerships with specialist functions and global counterparts to maximize knowledge and available resources




  • S/M.S./Ph.D. in Math, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Bioinformatics or another quantitative field with a strong foundation in statistical methodology or B.S/M.S with significant healthcare related software engineering experience.



Experience Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience with statistical analysis in a healthcare related field preferred but not required
  • Experience with large healthcare datasets, Machine Learning techniques (classification, regressions, feature selection etc.) preferred
  • Experience using Git version control
  • Strong knowledge of programming languages, with a focus on machine learning (R, Python, and Scala)
  • Strong demonstrated understanding of machine learning methods and applied statistical packages as applied to data analysis within open source scripting languages (e.g. R, Python) is required
  • Ability to summarize technically/analytically complex information for a non-technical audience
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment with good interpersonal, communication, writing and organizational skills.




Dice Id : 10148179
Position Id : CIT3301
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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