Principal Data Scientist

New York - New York City

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Posted 2 weeks ago

Crossix is a health-focused technology company dedicated to advancing healthcare marketing with analytics and innovative planning, targeting, measurement, and optimization solutions. Positioned at the center of big data, innovative technology, and multichannel media, Crossix, a Veeva Company, provides our clients with insights to help make strategic business decisions and drive improved patient outcomes. Crossix knows that our employees are integral to our success, which is why we have created an inclusive culture where everyone can thrive. Crossix is headquartered in midtown Manhattan with opportunities to work in our NYC office and other locations around the country. Along with competitive salaries and benefits, we invest in opportunities for professional development and career growth, and provide other amenities like a beautiful rooftop, team bonding activities, etc.
Crossix is seeking intellectually curious, resourceful, and collaborative Principal Data Scientists to join the Veeva Data Cloud team.  This is an excellent opportunity to help us build the technology and data science products that power Veeva Data Cloud and be at the forefront of innovation in the healthcare technology space.The team is guided by its core values as it works to solve the most challenging problems in healthcare data and analytics:
Singular FocusSpeedHumilityOwnershipChallenge

What You'll Do

  • Apply machine learning, data mining, and statistical analysis techniques to large health data sets to build new products and methodologies
  • Own responsibilities related to project and people leadership, including leading data scientists and analysts
  • Collaborate closely with a team of data scientists, product managers, and executives to discover and deliver product offerings from prototype to massive scale
  • Explore and find meaning in high volumes of data to evaluate data quality and extract actionable insights that will help drive business decisions; execute data querying, data cleansing, and experiment design
  • Rapidly build prototype product solutions, communicate findings, and iterate
  • Draw from prior experience and technical expertise to identify product improvements and inform testing plans; break overall objectives down into underlying problems that can be prioritized and solved
  • Work with product and engineering teams to improve and implement methods and features
  • Master core parts of the Crossix technology platform. Technologies include Spark, SQL, Python, R, AWS, and proprietary data mining software

What You've Done

  • 10+ years of hands-on data science experience, demonstrating increasing responsibility and impact over time, including experience leading projects
  • Extensive and in-depth knowledge and professional experience in machine learning and statistics
  • Highly proficient in Python and SQL; experience working with AWS preferred
  • Strong organizational, management and leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills and agility to work across internal teams

Who You Are

  • Have a desire and preference for working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Enjoy having clear ownership of a goal even if the path to get there is not entirely clear
  • Have a curiosity to figure out new problems
  • Are humble and truly think about the success of the group before your own contribution
  • Are comfortable challenging existing norms, thinking and teammates, always doing so respectfully

Perks & Benefits

  • Flexible PTO
  • Allocations for continuous learning & development
  • Health & wellness programs
If this role and our exciting company culture seem appealing to you, please apply! We want to continue to grow our diverse team of hardworking and humble people who are passionate about their work. We hope that’s you!
Job tags: AWS Big Data Data Mining Engineering Healthcare Machine Learning Marketing Python R Spark SQL
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