Watson Health - Lead Data Scientist- Truven Health Analtytics
August 20, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Information Technology
Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Company, is searching for qualified lead data scientist in Ann Arbor, Michigan.   This senior level individual specialist will have advanced formal statistical training and be well versed in various modeling techniques. They will use this knowledge to lead efforts in the application of advanced methods, such as predictive and classification models, data mining, and learning algorithms, to large and complex healthcare data sets to develop and implement practical models. They will provide their leadership and expertise to projects developing or improving sophisticated methodologies, working with internal teams of Clinicians, Methodologists, and others, along with customer partners.  This expert will understand the appropriate use of various statistical techniques and be able to effectively "match" the appropriate technique to a given business need.
  • Work collaboratively with Methodologists, Clinicians, and other team members to provide direction and deliver value through advanced analytic and modeling techniques.
  • Lead the production of innovative solutions driven by exploratory data analysis from complex and disparate healthcare datasets.
  • Execute a flexible, analytical approach to design, develop, and evaluate methodologies and advanced algorithms that lead to optimal value extraction from the data.
  • Investigate various data, technologies, methodologies (both inside and outside the organization) and determine where they are applicable in solving current business problems.
  • Serve as an expert resource in demonstrations and presentations of analytic solutions to colleagues, customers and management.
In order for IBM to offer a wide range of opportunities to applicants and to afford IBM flexibility in staffing across its corporate structure, your application and information may be shared across our enterprise, including with and among our subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.  One of these affiliates is Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Company.  By submitting your application and information you acknowledge and agree that your information will be used and made available to our subsidiaries and affiliates, and that you may be interviewed by, or ultimately offered employment by, any of IBM's subsidiaries and affiliates.

A career at Truven Health, an IBM company, is your opportunity to positively impact millions of lives by helping to shape the future of healthcare. You will be a part of solving one of the greatest challenges of our generation - how to improve the quality and lower the cost of healthcare.

Join a culture focused on results, recognition, and reward. You will be empowered to design a career around your strengths and interests. This is your opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues and leaders who have foresight, expertise, and integrity.  Opportunity Awaits.  Make it Yours.
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