Sr. Data Scientist

Company Name: Redwood City, CA
Location: Elevate Recruiting Group
Date Posted: 30th Mar, 2016


  • Participate in research efforts into building probabilistic models for next generation sequence platforms
  • Leverage accurate probability models to build the next round of algorithms and products
  • Move products through the full development process, from research through commercial launch
  • Contribute to our intellectual property portfolio
  • Drive rigorous data analysis effort and support group efforts toward high quality documentation
  • Help develop and guide molecular biology experiments


  • PhD (preferred) or MS in applied math, statistics, engineering, or similar
  • Excellent foundation in probability theory and estimation/classification methods
  • Proven ability to apply mathematical principles to solve real estimation problems and implement practical solutions
  • Experience with data analysis software such as Matlab or R (could be replaced by extensive experience in a procedural language such as C++)
  • Excellent communication skills and the desire to work in a dynamic and collaborative environment
  • Desire to learn about genetics, sequencing technologies, etc