Principal Data Scientist

  • Intelletec
  • Feb 20, 2021

Job Description

Our client is a leading Health company who are seeking a Principal Data Scientist to there Data Scient team based in San Francisco.

Your role as a Principal Data Scientist will as the analytic team lead for highly complex projects involving multiple resources and tasks, providing individual mentoring in support of company objectives.

The role:
  • Leading development and execution of new and/or highly complex algorithms and statistical predictive models and determines analytical approaches and modelling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes.
  • Establishing analytical rigour and statistical methods to analyze large amounts of data, using advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses.
  • Managing highly complex analytical projects from data exploration, model building, performance evaluation and testing.
  • Applying in-depth knowledge of systems and products to consult and advise on additional efforts across organization/enterprise.
  • Motivating team members and probes into technical details, and mentors' others to do the same.

  • 10 or more years of progressively complex related experience.
  • Demonstrates advanced in-depth specialization in mathematical analysis methods, machine learning, statistical analyses, and predictive modeling.
  • Comprehensive knowledge on health care industry, products, systems, business strategies and products.
  • Expertise in innovating and implementing novel machine learning techniques.
  • Expertise in advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources.
  • Superior skills to effectively communicate and negotiate across the business and in the external health care environment.
  • Superior ability to communicate technical ideas and results to non-technical clients in written and verbal form.
  • Strong organizational, management and leadership skills.

Preferred Skills:
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in quantitative field required
  • MS preferred