Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for all American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Data Scientist for our client in the Healthcare domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.
Duration: 18 Months Contract
Location: Oakland, CA
Role: Data Scientist
Primary Skills: Python
Role Description: The Data Scientist would need to have at least 2+ years of experience. For this role, you must have excellent communication skills, solid programming and problem-solving skills, and a solid grasp of statistics and/or Machine Learning.
Responsibilities and Duties:
• Understand business problems and suggest data and analytic solutions to support decision makers.
• Help develop and transform data sets using variety of programming languages.
• Develop and test analytic hypotheses using established methods.
• Create data visualizations that convey a clear story about what is observed in the data.
• Design, develop, and validate predictive and explanatory models using a wide variety of models.
• Communicate results to variety of audiences.
• Bachelor’s degree with evidence of quantitative aptitude.
• 2-4 years doing analysis, model building, causal inference.
• 2-4 years of experience programming in R, Python, or another programming language.
• 2-4 years of experience writing SQL queries to various databases.
• 2-4 years of work experience is preferred.
• Master’s degree or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, Mathematics, Engineering or other quantitative field in preferred
• Analytic or operational experience and/or education in Pharmacy, Nursing, Public Health, or other relevant medicine topics is appreciated.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent.
Experience: Minimum 2+ years
Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses
Local Preferred: Yes
Recruiter Name: Rajiv Kumar
Equal Employment Opportunity