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A Healthcare Senior software engineer defines technical objectives and direction and is responsible for providing technical leadership and vision to programmers with a focus on healthcare software. One needs the ability to conduct project tasks with minimal supervision and have general knowledge of research techniques, conduct programming projects write reports, and devise data input strategies. You also need extensive experience designing and implementing machine learning, NLP, and deep learning solution.
This position is located in Silver Spring, MD.
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.
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In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- Senior software engineer defines technical objectives and direction. Is responsible for providing technical leadership and vision to programmers and serves as “FDA Labor Category Description.
- Ability to conduct project tasks with minimal supervision.
- General knowledge of research techniques.
- Conduct programming projects with minimal supervision, write reports, and devise data input strategies.
- Extensive experience designing and implementing machine learning, NLP, and deep learning solutions.
- Experience working with healthcare data (e.g., EHR/claims/clinical/common data models).
- Experience with the following languages and tools: python, scikit-learn, NLP tools (NLTK or spaCy).
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
- Experience with OHDSI OMOP, FDA CBER, NLP on doctors notes, and adverse event detection.
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