Senior Data Scientist (Marketing Analytics)

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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 Senior Data Scientist to join the team in the New York or Boston office.

If you want to make a difference in healthcare in the US and beyond this could be a great opportunity!

The Senior Data Scientist will have a broad impact and true ownership; driving business decisions. You will lead and participate in the development, validation and delivery of algorithms, statistical models, reporting tools as well as work with marketing/external stakeholders directly to translate business needs into analytical solutions and provide actionable insights.



  • Develops and/or uses algorithms and statistical predictive models, including advanced models.
  • Brings business insights to inform predictive models: is skilled at reading academic data science-oriented literature and collaborating with subject matter experts to inform predictive models.
  • Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve multiple and complex business problems. 
  • Manages large and complex analytical projects from data exploration, model building, performance evaluation, and testing
  • Behaves as a mentor to junior team members to provide technical advice
  • Applies analytical rigor and statistical methods to analyze large amounts of data, using advanced statistical techniques.
  • Utilizes advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses and specialized expertise in the Aetna and/or healthcare.


  • 4 or more years of progressively complex related experience
  • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms
  • Deep knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages (Python/R/SAS/HIVE/Spark/H2O etc.) to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources
  • Strong skills to effectively communicate and negotiate across the business and in the external health care environment; Demonstrates strong ability to communicate technical concepts and implications to business partners
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Marketing analytics oriented background or professional experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of health care industry, products, and systems is a plus
  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. preferred


  • 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