SENIOR DATA SCIENTIST (HEALTHCARE)

Redmond, WA, USA | Karachi, Pakistan | Remote 

Full-Time

At Data Science Dojo, we are looking for an enthusiastic and influential individual to join the Data Science team of our rapidly growing organization. 

As a Senior Data Scientist (Healthcare), you will be implementing the knowledge of data science and machine learning in the world of healthcare. You will be constantly working on critical projects with the corporate clients of Data Science Dojo, solving real-world problems. You will also be expected to communicate and present the results to the clients in an effective and understandable manner. As Data Science Dojo greatly relies on the value of data, you’ll be expected to use trends from a number of credible sources to add value to your work. You will work closely with many remarkable people at Data Science Dojo, including but not limited to our engineering, development, marketing, and social media teams. 

Responsibilities

  • Implement and optimize machine learning algorithms for a variety of healthcare problems using structured and unstructured data sources 
  • Devise a methodology and work plan for healthcare problems in the light of health and medical diagnosis codes 
  • Prepare raw data from health information systems, surveys, and public domain for machine learning models 
  • Configure end-to-end components of a big data pipeline for various data science problems 
  • Present findings of analyses and explain the models to clients 
  • Research, curate, and record tutorials on various applications of data science in healthcare 
  • Define metrics of success for products and services and keep track of the progress 

Minimum Qualifications

  • A graduate degree in Statistics, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Economics or a related field 
  • Applied knowledge of Python, Hive, Pig, Mahout, Java, and C# 
  • Substantial coursework and practical experience in data management, data warehousing, machine learning, and statistical inference 
  • Working knowledge of big data concepts like Hadoop, MapReduce, and HDFS 
  • Familiarity with data tools and services in Azure, AWS, and/or GCP eco-system 
  • Proven experience (2 years or more) using quantitative and qualitative data to make decisions, devise strategies, and measure the progress of projects over time 
  • Past experience of delivering outcomes in at least six figures (USD) leveraging data science practices 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication 
  • Willingness to work as an individual and in a team as per the need of a project 

Nice to Have

  • A passion for data science, machine learning, and modern trends in science and engineering
  • Ability to learn quickly and prioritize effectively
  • Understanding of Google Analytics, HubSpot, and Hotjar to extract valuable insights

About Data Science Dojo

Data Science Dojo is one of the leading platforms providing training in data science, data analytics, and machine learning. Our strong network of more than 6500 alumni from over 100 countries makes us the most trusted learning platform in the field. Our mission is to make data science easier, more practical, and accessible to everyone by creating a network of mentors, students, and professionals.
Data Science Dojo is a unique workplace that invests heavily in employees and growth. Our teams are constantly solving problems and working together, empowering people around the world to use data science in effective ways. We are always open to new ideas, making the most out of every opportunity. Working at Data Science Dojo is a unique experience, filled with fun and a lot of growth.