Principal Data Scientist

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    Amelia Jones

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    Amelia Jones



Intelletec has teamed up with one of the US's Leading Healthcare firms. They are going through a massive transformation and are looking for a Principal Data Scientist to join the leadership team in their Cupertino office. 

The Principal Data Scientist will have a broad impact and true ownership. You will provide strategic leadership for the development, validation, and delivery of algorithms and statistical models. 


  • Provide strategic leadership for the development, validation, and delivery of algorithms, statistical models and reporting tools. 

  • Act as the analytic team lead for highly complex projects involving multiple resources and tasks, providing individual mentoring in support of company objectives.

  • Establish analytical rigor and statistical methods to analyze large amounts of data, using advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses. 

  • Apply in-depth knowledge of systems and products to consult and advise on additional efforts across organization/enterprise.

  • Motivate team members and probes into technical details, and mentor others to do the same.


  • Strong organizational, management and leadership skills.

  • 10 or more years of progressively complex related experience.

  • Superior skills to effectively communicate and negotiate across the business and in the external health care environment.

  • Expertise in advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the health care industry, products, systems, business strategies and products.

  • Demonstrate advanced in-depth specialization in mathematical analysis methods, machine learning, statistical analyses, and predictive modeling.

  • Superior ability to communicate technical ideas and results to non-technical clients in written and verbal form.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business Analytics, Economics, Physics, Engineering, or related discipline.


  • Very competitive pay, bonus, full medical, dental & vision benefits and more

  • A tight-knit team of passionate people and a tech-first business

  • Autonomy and end-to-end ownership

  • Opportunity for fast growth & promotion