Data Scientist Machine Learning

Pleasanton, (none selected)

Posted: 07/01/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: IT Job Number: JOS000008758

Job Description


As a member of the company R&D team, this key role will develop algorithms using machine learning techniques; support in-house clinical research, product development and test capability; develop and maintains algorithm code; in support of research, development and commercialization of novel patient monitoring medical device technology. 


  • Support curation of clinical and engineering data for multiple uses internally and externally 
  • Support the team in the analysis and algorithm development using the company’s proprietary device data 
  • Support the development of device calibration algorithms for correcting system data to eliminate biases due to manufacturing variations 
  • Support the development of diagnostic algorithms using machine learning methods with the aid of clinical data 
  • Support comparative analysis of the company’s device data and disparate devices’ data sets (For examples, CT Scans, MRI) 
  • Design and develop software test applications to support white and black box test methodologies 
  • Assist in formal system verification activities and in software and electrical system test, debug, and troubleshooting. 
  • Work within the quality systems framework and help develop software configuration management and tracking tools 


  • M.S. in engineering, computer science, mathematics, statistics, or equivalent 
  • Ten (10) years of algorithm design and product development experience working within a structured environment 
  • Demonstrated experience in applying a wide range of machine learning algorithms 
  • Experience developing code in a process-oriented environment – For examples, source control and bug tracking. 
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Python, with a data analysis background. 
  • Experience in statistical application in machine learning environments is desirable 
  • MATLAB and JAVA development skills are desirable 
  • Experience in the analysis of CT and or MRI images is desirable 
  • Strong work ethic and communication skills, written and verbal 


While performing the duties of this job, employee is regularly required to use a computer for up to 8-hours. Job functions also include use of hand tools, and ability to lift up to 40-lbs. 

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