Senior Research Scientist / Epidemiologist

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Last Updated Oct 15, 2019
Senior Level | W2 | On-Site | Full-Time



NoviSci seeks to improve outcomes for vulnerable patients with complex health conditions through principled data science.

Our science teams work with external collaborators to solve important problems in medicine and public health.  Our software developers and data scientists build cloud-based, web-deployed analytic tools driven by the needs of our collaborative research.

We are currently hiring a senior research scientist/epidemiologist to lead research projects using large, observational healthcare databases. The individual will work closely with biostatisticians to implement rigorous study designs and complex analyses. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Develop and write protocols and statistical analysis plans in collaboration with biostatisticians
  • Communicate frequently with programming staff
  • Lead interactions with clients
  • Lead research-related reports and publications, including oral and written presentations and manuscripts

Required Skills
  • Strong foundation in epidemiological methods 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to work on a team
  • Willingness to travel ~15%
  • Fluency with at least one statistical programming language, preferably R 

Education and Experience
  • PhD in epidemiology or related field
  • Experience with designing and implementing research studies using complex, real-world data typical in health-care research such as insurance claims or electronic health record data
  • Record of peer reviewed publications

Desired Experience 
  • 3+ years prior experience working in a research setting
  • Experience with causal inference

NoviSci, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

To be considered: email a CV and cover letter to
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Benefits & Perks

  • 401(k) w/ 5% company match
  • Employee stock option plan
  • Company-provided medical and dental insurance
  • Team get-togethers
  • Downtown location

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