Senior Modeler / Senior Data Scientist, Alcon Modeling and Simulation Senior Modeler / Senior Data Scientist, Alcon Modeling and Simulation

Senior Modeler / Senior Data Scientist, Alcon Modeling and Simulation


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posted by megan@odsc.com December 3, 2018

Fort Worth, TX or Lake Forest, CA Posted 2 weeks ago Alcon Looking for senior analyst with a proven ability to drive business results... Senior Modeler / Senior Data Scientist, Alcon Modeling and Simulation

Alcon

Looking for senior analyst with a proven ability to drive business results using quantitative methodology. This is an ideal opportunity for individuals with a passion for Data Science, Computer Vision, Image Analytics, or Modeling and looking to be part of a quantitative group. Candidate must have experience applying analytical tools to solve real-world problems and for extracting actionable insights from data. Additional responsibilities for this role are as follows:

 

  • Conduct quantitative assessment to enable efficient product development, testing and commercialization
  • Build and apply predictive models or appropriate analytical methods on clinical or real-world data to improve patient outcome
  • Build and apply machine-learning or deep-learning algorithm to detect signals for ocular diseases using image-based data
  • Communicate inference using appropriate visualization techniques to appropriate stakeholders
  • Scope modeling opportunities and develop modeling/analysis plan for project teams
  • Execute project modeling/analysis plans to achieve high quality deliverable
  • Manage collaboration with internal partners and/or external (academia, consulting) groups

 

Minimum Requirements:

  1. M.S. or Ph.D. in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Vision Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or related quantitative fields
  2. Advanced modeling and simulation knowledge with proven experience to support product development in the biomedical industry or equivalent industry experience
  3. At least 3+ years of experience in developing and applying one or more of the following to solve real-world problems, namely, predictive modeling, signal processing, image analysis, visualization, neural-network or other machine learning techniques
  4. A deep familiarity with applications for data processing, predictive modeling, image processing, visualization, and machine learning algorithm development (e.g. MATLAB, R, Python, ImageJ, TensorFlow)
  5. Experience with distributed data / cloud computing tools is an asset
  6. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills including the ability to interact effectively with multidisciplinary teams, Demonstrated aptitude for collaboration with other quantitative partners.
  7. Well-developed organizational skills and the ability to manage several projects simultaneously
Alcon is a global leader in eye-care that develops and markets innovative products to help people see better. Alcon is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to quality through diversity. Pre-employment drug testing.
Additional Information:
Travel Limited
Expertise Research & Development – Multiple Functions
Education MS or Doctoral Degree
Job Type Full-time
Location Fort Worth, TX or Lake Forest, CA
Years of Experience 3+ Years
To apply contact Ramesh Sarangapani

Head of Modeling and Simulation

908-342-0055 (mobile)

ramesh.sarangapani@alcon.com

To apply for this job email your details to megan@odsc.com