Senior Data Scientist

Job Description

Min Doktor is the leading Nordic online primary medical care provider. We are more than 60 people from various backgrounds and with a multitude of life experiences. We strongly believe that our diversity is a great asset for both the company and our patients. The opportunities to grow and learn from knowledgeable colleagues are endless.

Min Doktor's Data & Analytics team leverages the latest techniques in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to improve patient safety, as well as both doctor’s and patient’s experience of the service. Since our company is vertically integrated, providing primary medical care from start to finish, you can expect to work on unique datasets, with direct access to skilled physicians for labelling of data and machine learning supervision. You will have impact: new ideas can be quickly prototyped against historic patient data and quickly implemented in our service with immediate effect on medical outcome for real patients.

We are now looking for talented Data Scientists or Software Engineers with applied experience and strong interest in the fields of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to join our team. Beyond strong problem modelling and solution skills you must be passionate about working with medical experts to understand data and provide explanations for the output of the machine learning algorithms you develop.

Primarily we are looking for candidates willing to relocate to Malmö, Sweden. But exceptional remote candidates will be considered. You can impress us with something you’ve built or an original thought.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in cutting edge research in the application of artificial intelligence and machine learning to solve problems in primary medical care.
  • Develop models for real world problems in Python, C/C++, Java, Scala, Go or similar programming languages.
  • Analyze data and interpret results.
  • In the role of Data Scientist support the development team in the production implementation of your proposed solutions.

Minimum qualifications

  • MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or related technical field (or equivalent practical experience).
  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including Python, C/C++, Java, Scala or Go.
  • Strong problem formulation, mathematical modeling and logical reasoning ability.
  • Team player who enjoys working collaboratively with colleagues.

Preferred qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or related technical field (or equivalent practical experience).
  • Prior experience with Natural Language Processing, Bayesian Networks (or other probabilistic models) or Knowledge Engineering.
  • Prior experience with development of clinical decision support systems.