Clinical Data Science Analyst
Roles & Responsibilities:
Data Scientists at Mount Sinai work with clinicians, researchers, and engineers to extract value from data. Effective data science is critical to the success of our research efforts and clinical translation, ensuring we make correct inferences from the vast wealth of biomedical data generated at Mount Sinai and across the world.
This clinical data science role will work in the Mount Sinai Clinical Intelligence Center (MSCIC) to field incoming research questions from the clinical environment. Once questions have been prioritized, this role will pull relevant data, analyze it, then synthesize that data into critical information for the clinician to review. Research may be further pursued depending on the impact of our findings.
Data Scientists may work on many of the cutting-edge research areas at Mount Sinai:
Apply computational techniques to analyze large-scale biomedical datasets
Develop and maintain genetic, genomic, and biological databases to annotate and interpret human genome data
Create data-driven models and data visualizations for clinical and research work
Perform rigorous and reproducible data analyses
Develop projects and work independently on a variety of data analysis projects
Learn and use bioinformatics tools for processing and analysis of large datasets
Identify and resolve technical issues and propose upgrades to current software
Participate in the preparation of manuscripts, grants, and presentation
Bachelor's degree in a related field. Masters, or Ph.D. in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Genetics, or other relevant quantitative discipline preferred
Good organization and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to productively work as a member of a team. Strong verbal and written communication skills in English are required
Experience in data science, machine learning, statistical modeling, genomic analysis, or other relevant analytical field
Experience in programming environments such as Python, R, and SQL
Experience with relational databases (MySQL, Postgres SQL) and the ability to navigate a Linux command line are preferred. Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.