Senior Data Scientist

  • location: Boston, MA (remote)
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $120 - $130 per hour

job description

Senior Data Scientist

job summary:
We are currently sourcing for a data scientist to work in Boston, MA.

We are looking for engineers with strong backgrounds in computer science/engineering to build and support complex, scalable AI frameworks, models, tools and APIs for a variety of Artificial Intelligence initiatives across the firm.


  • M.S. or Ph.D. in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science or other related quantitative fields
  • Prefer prior experience in sales and customer relationship management analytics, especially in the business-to-business domain
  • Publications in academic journals or industry/trade publications
  • Familiar with agile project management and agile software development methodologies
  • Recent applied statistics knowledge; especially design of randomized experiments, A/B tests, multi-arm bandits, power and sample size calculations, modern adaptive designs, and multi-stage sampling strategies

  • Large variety of machine learning models and neural network frameworks (e.g., convolutional networks, transformer models), and especially explainable glass-box models or explainability methods (e.g., LIME, SHAP).
  • Natural language processing (e.g., topic modeling, transformer models, entity extraction, summarization, chatbots, etc.)
  • Proficient in Python, SQL and R. Ideally able to architect and implement objected oriented programming paradigms and familiar with GIT/Mercurial source control
  • strong written, verbal, and visual communication skills including scientific and business data visualization and storytelling with data
  • Cloud computing (e.g., AWS, Azure); able to utilize cloud resources, build cloud-based solutions, and/or deploy existing solutions to cloud environments
  • Complex feature engineering; able to make complex data transformations and apply business domain knowledge to source, design and implement effective features
location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $120 - 130 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Masters
The individual will engage in high profile data science and artificial intelligence projects working closely with multiple business units to define and implement next generation AI-based production solutions.

Candidate must be comfortable in a fast-paced, unpredictable and sometimes ambiguous environment working with current and emerging AI technologies.

  • Experience level:
  • Education: Masters
  • data science
  • python
  • pytorch
  • ernie
  • bert
  • aws
  • kubernetes
  • data scientist
  • big data
  • tensorflow

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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