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Senior Machine Learning Scientist
Healthcare Data
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Ph.D. and at least four years of academic or industry experience
  • A record of designing and validating creative solutions to complex quantitative problems as demonstrated by research publications or industry achievements
  • Experience working with large, noisy, and confounded datasets
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple competing development projects
  • Proficiency in implementing statistical/ML models in a general-purpose programming language
  • Excellent ability to communicate to technical peers and across disciplines, and to work collaboratively on interdisciplinary teams
  • A transparent, self-reflective approach that is comfortable with ambiguity, seeks to improve on or correct flaws in your own work, and is open to others' suggestions
  • A passion for innovation, demonstrated initiative in tackling new areas of research, and an ability to carry great ideas forward to practical and impactful implementation
  • Experience with biological or healthcare data is preferred
  • Facility reading and interpreting scientific and medical literature is preferred
  • Experience with statistical study design is preferred
  • Familiarity working in a Linux environment and with cloud computing infrastructure is preferred
  • Experience in scientific parallel computing and/or in distributed computing environments like Kubernetes is preferred
  • Be self-directed and innovative contributor: research the literature, apply and test state-of-the-art ML and AI methods, resolve problems, adapt, compare, iterate and collaborate
  • Demonstrate strong command of relevant analytic, ML, AI and biostatistical methods and the ability to find the best approaches for different situations
  • Pursue research on methods and applications while prioritizing the transition of insights to production use
  • Partner closely with the risk modeling scientists, biostatisticians, clinical, and business specialists
  • Present novel scientific results at conferences and in peer-reviewed scientific journals
  • Provide scientific and technical guidance to team members and collaborators while empowering and inspiring them to do their best work
  • Take a mindful, transparent, and humane approach to your work

201-500 employees

Blood test cancer detection biotech company
Company Overview
Freenome's mission is to empower everyone to prevent, detect, and treat disease by developing high-quality diagnostic tests. The developing next-generation blood tests powered by their multiomics platform to discover the body’s earliest warning signs of cancer, and develop accessible tests to detect cancer in its earliest, most treatable stages.
  • Competitive market-based salaries
  • Annual bonus opportunities
  • Relocation packages
  • Medical, dental, & vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Wellness programs
  • Equity
  • PTO
Company Core Values
  • Empathy
  • Integrity
  • Trust
  • Strive for greatness
  • Servant leadership