Job Description

Job Title: Associate Data Scientist PSD
Job ID: 180001D4
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: EA Clincial Analytics
Location: 600 Grant St, Pittsburgh PA 15219

Description

Whether you're looking for a collaborative team setting, a career path that can lead to leadership, excellent work-life balance, or experience with an industry leader, our Associate Data Scientist opportunity offers many ways for you to get involved!
 
The Associate Data Scientist works independently using a robust math toolbox to discover solutions for a diverse portfolio of interesting and challenging problems.   The Associate Data Scientist works collaboratively with the Scientist to develop, implements, and monitors advanced analytic, medical informatics, and predictive modeling tools for health care programs.
  • Works with science team to design, develop, and implement health care analytic and biomedical modeling programs. 
  • Identifies the business problem, data exploration, modeling, communication of final results, with the assistance of the science team. 
  • Responsible for conceiving, planning, designing, developing and validating robust algorithms for use in analyzing health care models. 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitative discipline such as Bio-informatics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Economics, Decision Science, Health Services Research or related field.
  • Two years of experience in quantitative methods or other relevant work
  • Ph.D. preferred in a strongly quantitative discipline such as Bio-informatics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics,
  • Operations Research, Economics, Decision Science, Health Services Research or related field.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong mathematics and science background with sound analytical/computational skills.
  • Intermediate-level knowledge of statistical methodologies.
  • Knowledge of database management using SQL.
  • Proficiency in statistical programming languages such as, but not limited to: MATLAB, Mathematica, SAS, R, or STATISTICA.
  • Ability to design programs to analyze complicated scenarios.
  • Person must demonstrate a high degree of professionalism, enthusiasm and initiative on a daily basis.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment a must.
  • Attention to detail is critical to the success of this position

Licensure/Certification:

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance

 

Salary Range: $28.37 to $57.47

Union Position: no

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