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DATA
SCIENTIST

Data Scientist who is specialized in advanced data analysis, statistical modeling, and machine learning techniques to address complex challenges in the field of global health. This role involves working with diverse and often large-scale health-related datasets to extract meaningful insights, identify trends, and develop predictive models. 

LOCATION

Remote / Hybrid/ Atlanta

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Permanent

What You’ll Do

Data Analysis and Interpretation:

  • Collect, preprocess, and clean diverse datasets related to global health, including demographic, epidemiological, clinical, and socio-economic data.

  • Apply advanced statistical methods and machine learning techniques to analyze complex health data and identify patterns, trends, and correlations.

  • Extract actionable insights from data to inform evidence-based policy decisions, healthcare interventions, and resource allocation.

  • Predictive Modeling and Risk Assessment:

  • Develop predictive models that forecast disease outbreaks, healthcare demand, or the impact of interventions on global health issues.

  • Perform risk assessment and modeling to understand the potential impact of various health scenarios, such as pandemics, natural disasters, or population shifts

Collaborative Research and Partnerships:

  • Collaborate with epidemiologists, public health experts, healthcare practitioners, and policymakers to define research questions and objectives.

  • Work in interdisciplinary teams to integrate domain knowledge and data-driven insights for more accurate and comprehensive analyses.

 

Data Visualization and Communication:

  • Visualize complex health data and analysis results through clear and interpretable visualizations, making findings accessible to non-technical stakeholders.

  • Communicate research findings, methodologies, and implications to a diverse audience, including policymakers, researchers, and the general public.

Ethical Considerations and Data Privacy:

  • Ensure compliance with data privacy regulations and ethical guidelines when handling sensitive health-related data.

  • Implement appropriate anonymization and data security measures to protect individual privacy.

  • Continuous Learning and Knowledge Sharing:

  • Stay current with advancements in data science, global health trends, and relevant technologies through literature review, workshops, and conferences.

  • Share knowledge within the organization and contribute to the development of best practices and standards.

Qualifications:

  • A Master's or Ph.D. degree in Data Science, Epidemiology, Public Health, Biostatistics, or a related field.

  • Proficiency in data manipulation, statistical analysis, and programming languages such as Python or R.

  • Experience with machine learning techniques, predictive modeling, and data mining.

  • Familiarity with health-related datasets and global health challenges is preferred.

  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to draw actionable insights from complex data.

  • Excellent communication skills to convey findings and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.

  • Knowledge of data privacy regulations and ethical considerations in health data analysis.

  • The role of a Global Health Data Scientist is pivotal in harnessing the power of data to address critical global health issues. This position requires a blend of technical expertise, domain knowledge, and a strong commitment to improving healthcare outcomes for populations around the world

Who You are

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