Data Scientist in Boston, MA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/25/2019

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Data Scientist Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Data Scientist. Our client is in need of an experienced Data Scientist to join growing team. Qualified candidates need experience conducting advanced analytics and modeling using real world data, ideally in a healthcare/pharma environment.


  • Execution of meticulous and well thought out data analysis for building predictive algorithms on healthcare big data
  • Development and execution of data analysis protocols to support company's discovery pipeline
  • Detailed documentation of data analysis methods and findings
  • Presentation of scientific results internally and externally
  • Preparation and submission of scientific manuscripts for review and publication


  • Requires a PhD in Statistics, Epidemiology, Public Health, Data Science or related field
  • Experience working with healthcare claims, pharmacy and electronic medical record data (EMR) is a highly desirable.
  • Strong skills in statistics and study design
  • Proficiency in R, SAS, Python
  • Proven experience in applying Data Science methodologies to extract, process and transform data from multiple sources
  • Proven ability to find creative, practical solutions to complex problems
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills combined with superior and proven track record of technical and organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask and work in a team-oriented environment

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit