Apex Systems is looking for a Data Scientist for a large healthcare client in NC.
100% Remote -> MUST SIT IN NORTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA, GEORGIA
Open to contract and direct hire
? Education: Master’s Degree Required. Data Science, Health Informatics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science or similar field
? Experience: Minimum three years of professional work experience Required. Experience solving analytical problems and building predictive model for healthcare data Preferred. Ability to quickly understand data patterns within large quantities of data and reference key characteristics using visualization techniques
? Additional Skills/Requirements required: Expert knowledge in implementation of descriptive and predictive modeling techniques, data mining, and statistics. Experience with statistical modeling software such as R, Python, MATLAB, or similar. Experience with extracting and manipulating data in relational databases like SQL Server, Netezza; expert knowledge of SQL. Knowledge of data migration and data management tools like SSIS and Talend. Knowledge of visualization tools – preferably Qlik Sense. Experience working with cloud based tools like Azure and/or AWS. Ability to drive/travel to multiple locations/facilities as needed.
? Additional Skills/Requirements preferred: Experience with advanced computer science and analysis techniques such as graph theory, machine learning, natural language processing. Familiarity with Hadoop / MapReduce or similar. Experience with a programming language such as C++, C#, Python, etc. Prior experience working with healthcare claims data.
Must eventually sit in NORTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA, GEORGIA, if they want to convert FTE