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Job: Data Scientist, PrimeNeuro, Durham, NC

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General Information


Job title:
Data Scientist
Job location:
Durham, NC  27709 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
05/20/2020
Compensation:
Job category:
Research and Development
Employment type:
Full time

Job Description


PrimeNeuro is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated data scientist who is excited to apply their skill set to healthcare data to improve outcomes for families living with autism. This role will work on the research and development team to develop algorithms for classification and clustering in clinical data, including: outlier detection in image data, classifier development and feature extraction from image data, and clustering of subjects based on features and supporting clinical data.

Job Requirements


Responsibilities
• Design, develop, and test algorithms for data cleaning, clustering, and classification.
• Clean, manage, and provide analytics on clinical data.
• Research and development of new methods for analyzing clinical data.

Qualifications
• Ph.D. or Master’s in electrical or computer engineering, data science or a closely related field (e.g. physics), preferably with a focus on signal processing
• 3-5 years of experience in applied machine learning working with healthcare data
• Self-starter with a passion for applied machine learning and a tolerance for ambiguity

Skills / Competencies
• Software Skills - proficiency with Matlab or Python ML, DL, and statistical toolboxes
• ML Techniques - Cross-validation techniques, classification and regression techniques, parameter optimization, and feature selection and dimension reduction
o Experience with training and optimizing neural networks
o Experience with multivariate statistical methods such as multivariate regression, factor analysis, and canonical correlation analysis
o Experience in regulated software development (e.g. medical device or other healthcare field)
o Experience with cloud-based ML tools, including Amazon SageMaker
(Job number: 3904809)
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