Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Plans and executes project timelines and milestones.
Collaborates with a diverse set of stakeholders, internal and external, to achieve impact goals of the Center as related to applied AI projects.
Works closely with clients on a weekly basis to provide expertise on research insights and application techniques.
Responds to client questions on produced research, for example, responding to questions around model performance or appropriateness for a use case.
Acts as an expert resource for external teams, for example, providing expertise and guidance to other teams working on questions of equity and fairness.
Communicates research outputs clearly and professionally, to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Lifts the output of the Center by managing project efficacy, efficiency, and scalability.
Solves complex problems relating to the administration of projects, including planning new procedures, adapting existing procedures to the needs of the project, and making significant contributions to methodology.
Guides data collection, evaluation and analysis. Designs and manages databases. Writes reports, articles and manuscripts.
Performs other related work as needed.
Masterâ™s degree or higher in a quantitative field such as computer science, statistics, data science, economics, or other closely related subject.
At least two years of experience in either a client- or partner-facing role, or as a data analyst in a research environment.
Working knowledge leading complex projects.
Proficiency with data analysis and machine learning, includes both theoretical understanding and practical experience with statistical computing using Python or R (the ability to work in both languages).
Demonstrated history of successfully planning and executing data science pipelines from problem definition to final output with minimal guidance.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; presenting complex research results to technical audiences and distilling clear results for non-technical audiences.
Work independently, self-manage timelines and project goals, and make decisions in the face of uncertainty.
Familiarity with the healthcare industry.
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