Lead Data Scientist

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Lead Data Scientist employed full-time at a Series B startup improving the predictive accuracy of models and mentoring junior Data Scientists. Identified subpopulations with similar costs from large claims data (~1M people with >100M claims) using machine learning (scikit-learn and Spark). Created a number of interactive visualizations by either coupling Spotfire and R or using R/Shiny.

Skills: Machine Learning, R, Python (dplyr, ggplot2, shiny, numpy, pandas, matplotlib), Spark, MATLAB, C/C++, SQL

Compensation Requirements: $135,000 + 15% Bonus + Options

Location Requirements: Philadelphia, PA (Center City preferred)

Interview Notes: Fantastic discussion. Lives in Philadelphia and prefers to work in the city full-time for a company that is meaningful. Machine learning is very interesting. More interested in the role, tech, and team versus compensation. Does a mix of Data Science and software development now. Writes production quality code.

Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Candidate ID#: 270286737389/209268496085011

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