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Data Scientist (Part-time)

Posted Dec 13, 2019

Data Scientist with experience in machine learning (feature selection, model training, model evaluation) and knowledge of statistics

Requirements

  • Available to work part-time (15+ hours a week) during the school year of 2019-20 and full-time during the summer of 2020

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, statistics, applied mathematics, bioinformatics, or a related discipline

  • Proficiency with model building pipeline, including data wrangling, machine learning model development, and model evaluation

  • Knowledge of statistics, including basic hypothesis testing, outliers detection, regression results interpretation

  • Located in the Greater Boston area

Responsibilities

  • Analyze data for trends and patterns, and interpret data with a clear objective in mind

  • Build machine learning models

  • Select and apply appropriate mathematical tools, write the code to implement your solution

  • Communicate analytic results to team members without statistical backgrounds

  • Work with physiological (heart rate, steps, sleep), blood and DNA data and detect outliers and optimal zones

Skills

  • Proficiency with R or Python, including popular packages (tidyverse, caret, pandas, tensorflow, etc.)

  • Comfortable working with modern software engineering tools, including the command line, version control, and writing tests

  • Master’s degree in computer science, stats, applied math, bioinformatics, or a related discipline

  • 2+ years of data science experience (including personal projects on GitHub)

  • Knowledge or interest in biology

About InsideTracker

InsideTracker provides personalized nutrition and wellness with a powerful, evidence based digital platform. We are a fast paced, growing company located at the epicenter of the high tech and biotech hub in Kendall Square. At InsideTracker we’re all about driving results and creating experiences that improve the lives of our future and existing customers.

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