Data Scientist


Los Altos, CA

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 34 days ago

  by    Diva Milani

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Would you like to utilize your talents and experience in statistical modeling, artificial intelligence, data science and mathematical algorithms to make a real difference in the world of healthcare?

If you have the right qualifications for this key role in the organization, your skills could make a significant contribution to dramatically improve patient safety with a successful company that is transforming healthcare and driving profound change through automation and robotics. As the leading innovator in pharmacy and medication management systems, this company provides services and solutions to over 4,000 hospitals worldwide and you can be part of this success story!


Our client is a progressive company on an upward trajectory that is rapidly growing and on track to be a $1Billion company in the very near future! With 85% of the market, rapid expansion in Europe, and exciting initiatives underway, this company's Artificial Intelligence is revolutionizing the health care industry, building out their vision on cloud infrastructure which enables more nimble innovation and greater digital connectivity across systems!

This is your chance to be a part of the radical change that is needed to solve today's healthcare industry challenges with advanced automation and data intelligence. Work with a visionary company and see your career soar to new heights harnessing the power of data intelligence!


This position reports to the Senior Director, Data Science and Strategy. As a key member of the team, you will collaborate with every team in the organization, and you will be able to directly connect to decision makers without dealing with bureaucracy. You will participate in multiple projects on various timelines. You will be expected to develop strong working relationships with various departments and to speak about new and upcoming developments in your field.


  • Design and develop cutting-edge AI technologies (ML models, algorithms, etc...) in medication management, patient behavioral modeling, and anomaly detection.
  • Work on cross-functional data science projects from beginning to end: from idealization and problem formulation to technology development, and work with other stakeholders for implementation
  • Work with product and design teams to plan how to shape the product and communicate data insights to non-experts.
  • Create value by anticipating and meeting the needs of internal and external customers and delivering high-quality results and be accountable for outcomes.

Knowledge / Skills

  • Background in Statistics and Machine Learning with strong practical experiences in developing AI solutions to solve real-work problems.
  • Hands-on experience with statistical analysis and data mining tools, such as R, Python, Scala, etc...
  • Ability to balance sophistication with simplicity, scientific rigor with pragmatism, and agility with quality.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience in statistical and machine learning techniques (e.g. supervised / unsupervised learning, optimization, parametric / nonparametric modeling, Bayesian statistics, etc...)
  • Strong skills in communicating and presenting data-derived insights to non-technical audiences appropriately.

Basic Qualifications Required

  • Masters degree or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or other quantitative discipline with a focus on statistical modeling, artificial intelligence, and mathematical algorithms.
  • 3+ years of experience in statistical modeling and developing machine learning algorithms.
  • Experience in handling massive datasets and expertise in big data technologies.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Domain knowledge and past experiences in health care, medication management, patient care, etc... is highly desired.
  • Experience and/or background in pharmacy informatics highly preferred.
  • Experience in diversion detection, opioids, or antimicrobial stewardship is desirable.





$120K - $150K
$120K - $150K base, Sign-on bonus; stock options; bonus; RSU's a bonus