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Lead Data Scientist

Headhunters, LLC
New York City, New York, United States
March 10, 2019


Headhunters, LLC is searching for a Lead Data Scientist with strong predictive modeling and machine learning background. You will work very closely with analytics team to help optimize business decisions and will help stakeholders understand business decisions that need to be supported by data e.g. risk of readmission to hospital. You'll also have the opportunity to communicate insights to stakeholders in data engineering, product and clinical teams.

Required skills & experience (the “must haves” to be considered):

- 7+ year’s experience as a data scientist working in quantitative computational role

- 4+ year’s experience working with big data and relational databases (SQL)

- Expert knowledge of advanced applied data science (machine learning, neural networks, etc.), mathematical modeling, computational, statistical, data mining techniques (regression, decision trees, clustering etc.), as well as dimensionality reduction techniques

- Experience with data manipulation, analysis and visualization

- Advanced degree in physics, applied mathematics, statistics or related field

- Masters Degree required, PhD preferred

What you need to know:

- Excellent base pay with bonus opportunities, full benefits

- Opportunity to work for a dynamic, quickly growing organization

- Act as team lead with opportunities for management-level promotions

Key Qualifications

SQL, Python, Spark, Scala


-Relocation assistance

-Professional development opportunities

-Full benefits


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