Data Scientist

Data engineering, Python, Data science, Cloud, Machine learning, Statistics, Biostatistics, HPC, Data collection, PhD statistics, PhD biostatistics
Contract W2, Contract Independent, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Quest Solutions, Inc has an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist to join our client s Data Science group located in Indianapolis, IN. They are seeking a strong Data Scientist with background in Statistics and Machine Learning to support and drive our growing data science efforts in Bioengineering and Bioprocessing R&D. This is a long term contract role

Candidates must have a PhD in statistics and biostatistics


  • Promoting the application and adoption of statistical analysis, machine learning modeling and data science capabilities for Bioengineering and Bioprocessing R&D through strong technical and interpersonal abilities
  • Partnering with leading R&D scientists to advance discovery, characterization, development, and manufacture of natural products through data science
  • Providing statistical and machine learning expertise, and collaborate with scientists to improve hypothesis formulation, experimental design, data collection, modeling, process design and interpretation of complex datasets to enable data-driven decisions
  • Developing and deploying end-to-end data engineering and data science pipelines at scale for users with diverse backgrounds in chemical and biological disciplines

Skills/ Experience

  • Extensive experience with big data engineering, descriptive statistics, dimensionality reduction, predictive modelling and validation (mixed-models, non-linear regression, principal components, cross-validation techniques, etc.)
  • Knowledge of simulation techniques and optimization methods with multiple constraints
  • Understanding of high-performance machine learning algorithms (decision trees, neural networks, SVM etc.).
  • Solid expertise in a scientific programming language (e.g. R, Python) preferably in a HPC or Cloud environment.
  • Written and verbal communication skills and the ability to successfully collaborate and lead projects with colleagues from diverse technical backgrounds
  • Critical thinking and strong problem-solving skills

Posted By

Jenni Smith

1200 Valley West Drive, Suite 100 West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dice Id : questsol
Position Id : 6322882
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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