Biotech Machine Learning Scientist
My Pittsburgh biotech client is expanding and seeks a ML Scientist to enhance drug discovery and development efforts. The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks:
- Analyze biological datasets by creating and implementing machine learning models.
- Implement metrics to verify model and algorithm effectiveness.
- Automate model training, testing, and deployment.
- Develop analytical tools for the management of pre-clinical and clinical datasets.
- Prepare reports, publications, and presentations for internal and external partners.
- Keep up with emerging trends in ML, DL, and NLP.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:
- PhD and 2+ years applying ML algorithms to high-dimensional datasets.
- Working knowledge of bioinformatics and biological concepts, as well as ML, DL, and NLP.
- Proficient in Python/R scripting.
- Expertise in ML/DL frameworks like Pytorch, TensorFlow, and others.
- Demonstrated ability to write high-quality, production-ready code.
- Experience with GIT, AWS, SQL and scRNAseq is desired.