Sr. Data Scientist

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Sr. Data Scientist

Job description

Title: Sr. Data Scientist

Location: Remote

Who We Are:

Rackner is a software consultancy that builds cloud-native solutions for startups, enterprises, and the public sector. We are an energetic, growing consultancy with a passion for solving big problems for both startups and enterprises. We are always learning and incorporating new things. We stay on the bleeding edge, appraising new technologies and incorporating them if they provide additional value to our customers. Our customers hail from a diverse, ever-growing list of industries. We work with small startups, hypergrowth companies, and some of the largest enterprises.

Job Summary:

The Senior Data Scientist will support the data management and advanced analytics for a complex, large-scale organization, and is responsible for applying machine learning and other advanced statistical techniques to provide data-driven solutions. This position is also responsible for the development and leadership of more junior level data science members. The role requires a technologically strong background with an aptitude for working with stakeholders to manage and solve complex analytical problems that help drive multiple healthcare analytics and research programs.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to work remote from anywhere within the U.S.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with the data analytics team to integrate and transform analytics and research programs in areas such as devices for radiological health, veterinary medicine & much more

  • Acquire and prepare data for various analytical and ML projects

  • Integrate with existing and future state platform and technology

  • Initial data investigation and exploratory data analysis

  • Take responsibility for estimating, planning, and managing work and reporting on progress

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience developing cloud-based software services and solutions

  • 5+ years of experience related to data, data management and/or data analytics, including creating and driving large scale ETL pipelines

  • 3+ years of database experience (i.e. SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL)

  • 2+ years of Python, R, or other software development experience (Python preferred)

  • 2+ years of experience using major cloud providers (AWS preferred)

  • Proven ability to create various types of predictive models

  • Demonstrated attention to detail and desire to probe further into data

  • Experience with Data Visualization tools such as Tableau or PowerBI

  • Experience with Unstructured Data

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex procedures to technical and non-technical colleagues

  • End-to-end understanding of how technologies are integrated

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in quantitative field or equivalent experience

  • Machine Learning experience in a healthcare setting

  • Experience with Hadoop and Apache Spark cluster and management

  • Experience with AWS big data technologies: S3, Glue, EMR, Kinesis, RDS, Redshift, Athena


  • 401K with employer matching 100 percent up to 6 percent of employee 401K contribution

  • 15 Days PTO (Paid Time Off) prorated based on your start date

  • 10 Days Holidays

  • Health insurance (medical, dental and vision)

  • Basic Life Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

  • Weekly Pay schedule (Fridays)

Rackner provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.