Not provided by employer
Associate scientist ml model data, associate statistical scientist
Freenome is a high-growth biotech company on a mission since 2014 to create tools that empower everyone to prevent, detect, and treat their diseaseTo achieve this mission, freenome is developing next-generation blood tests to detect cancer in its earliest, most treatable stages using our multiomics platform and machine learning techniquesOur first blood test will detect early-stage colorectal cancer and advanced adenomas.
About the role
Can you see details in data that others don’t? translate your thoughts easily into analyses and code? would you like to join a close-knit team of scientists pushing the limits of machine learning methods and changing the paradigm of healthcare from disease treatment to prevention? if that describes you, we want you on our team!
As an associate scientist ml model data, you will work closely with the existing team and participate in our daily meetings as we work to solve new problemsInitially, your work will focus on preparing rwd healthcare datasets for statistical and ml modelingThis will involve etl work and statistical investigationYour ability to detect biases and unanticipated anomalies, and your insight into the potential consequences, will guide you as you clean the data and create a defensive wall of unit testsThe integrity of the models we create will depend on your vigilanceAs the project matures, you may be called in to play similar roles in data and output qc, develop data surveillance systems, do complex analytics, feature engineering, software development, and eventually participate in disease model buildingWith your analytic acumen, passion for detail, and high-quality code, you will help us transform healthcare one disease at a time!
How you’ll contribute:
Work cross-functionally to support execution of rwd elt ingests and data preparation, including data mapping, cleaning, structuring, and selection to create “regulatory-grade” research-ready observational datasets
Design and implement analyses to root out biases, anomalies, and other perfidities.
Build robust quality protocols for ingested rwd
Develop distributed software pipelines to engineer features from large rwd datasets
Aid in design and implementation of observational validation studies and metrics to simulate and estimate in situ model performance
Design and develop software for distributed training of predictive models
Present experimental results cross-functionally
What you’ll bring:
Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in mathematics, physics, statistics, computer science, aeronautical or chemical engineering, or another highly quantitative field
Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
Expertise in sql and python
Hands-on experience working with large datasets
Experience with big data management solutions such as distributed computing
Knowledge of data interrogation and visualization techniques
Good written and verbal communication skills and a collaborative approach
As a condition of employment, you agree to know and comply with our covid-19 vaccination policy requiring all employees who work on-site and/or attend work-related events to be fully vaccinated and to receive a covid-19 booster once eligibleCompany employees working on-site are required to be fully vaccinated for covid-19 and to receive a covid-19 booster once eligible, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by lawAbsent a reasonable accommodation or legal exception, you agree to provide proof of your vaccination status and to be fully vaccinated by your first day on-site, in accordance with our policyIf you are currently eligible for a covid-19 booster, you also agree to provide proof of having received a boosterIf you are not yet eligible for a covid-19 booster, you must provide proof of receiving a booster within two weeks of becoming eligible.
Freenome is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we value diversityFreenome does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.
We have raised more than $1.1b from leading investors including perceptive advisors, ra capital management, roche venture fund, kaiser permanente, novartis and the american cancer society’s brightedge ventures.
A ‘freenomer’ is a mission-driven employee who is fueled by the opportunity to make a positive impact on patients` lives, who thrives in a culture of respect and cross collaboration, and whose work makes a significant impact on the company and their career.
Freenomers are technical, creative, visionary, grounded, empathetic and passionateWe build teams around divergent expertise, allowing us to solve problems and ascertain opportunities in unique waysFreenomers are some of the most talented experts in their fields, joining together to advance healthcare, one breakthrough at a time.
Benefits include but are not limited to:
Flexible pto (exempt) and generous pto (non-exempt)
Comprehensive health coverage, including medical, dental, and vision
Wellness and mental health resources, including employee assistance programs (eaps), paid maternity and paternity leave
$250.00 new hire stipend to enhance your home office experience
Plus, a variety of other perks, including pre-tax commuter benefits, two paid volunteer days per year, pet insurance, and additional discounts
# # #
Applicants have rights under federal employment laws.
Family & medical leave act (fmla)
Equal employment opportunity (eeo)
Employee polygraph protection act (eppa)
Notice to agencies:
Our in-house talent acquisition team manages all employment opportunities at freenomeAgencies and independent recruiters must be approved as a vendor by freenome’s talent acquisition team before submitting candidates to any freenome employee.
We do not accept unsolicited resumes or biographies from agencies under any circumstancesAny unsolicited resumes sent to freenome, including those sent to a freenome email address or directly to freenome employees, will be considered freenome propertyFreenome will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resumeFreenome will consider any candidate for whom an agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the agency free of any charges or fees.
Please do not contact freenome employees directlyCompliance with this request will impact our decision to work with you.
Posted 30+ days ago