The PCCTC is hiring a Data Scientist to wrangle, visualize, and statistically analyze high volumes of data. You will work with our Data Science Team to scale programmatic solutions to novel problems in the form of packaged software.
Research and apply statistical methods, building complex models when necessary.
Develop and maintain software and programming pipelines, most often in the form of R packages.
Meet with hospital leadership, understand business needs, translate business needs into analytics tasks and present results aimed at satisfying those business needs.
Build data pipelines for automated data processing suitable for downstream statistical modeling or summarizing.
Craft efficient and reusable software solutions for complex data visualization and tabling.
Provide some training for junior analysts.
Solid understanding of R software programming for data wrangling, analysis, and visualization.
Passionate about data and creating new solutions to empower cancer care and research.
Knowledge of adjacent programming languages or software (e.g. Python, SAS), ETL tools and their administration, and exposure to relational/non-relational databases is preferred.
Experience with version control (git).
Experience with R Markdown and/or Shiny is preferred.
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.