Principal Data Scientist

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Charlottesville / $180000 - $200000 annum

INFO

Salary
SALARY:

$180000 - $200000

Location

LOCATION

Charlottesville

Job Type
JOB TYPE

Permanent

Principal Data Scientist

Biomechanics

Charlotteville, VA

$180,000 - $200,000 + bonus + equity

THE COMPANY

This company is an innovative biomechanics startup that is pushing safety measures in athletics here in the US. They are building out a brand new function to push the boundaries of their applications through machine learning. This person requires a technical leader to lead projects and strategize for team growth.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build machine learning models to identify new areas of player safety and injury prevention
  • Lead the data science technical strategy
  • Partner with commercial and research departments across the organization to develop solutions for major athletic clients
  • Stay on the cutting edge of Data Science and AI to ensure the company is continuing to push the envelope in the space
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for the business and interact with stakeholders

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • MS/ PhD in Biomechanics, Bioengineering, Statistics or similar
  • 7 years commercial experience in biomechanical or related field preferred
  • History of leading data science projects
  • Comfortable partnering with non-technical stakeholders
  • Expert with Python (particularly statistical packages), TensorFlow, PyTorch or Keras
  • Track record of leading research-focused projects is a plus
  • Experience with building machine learning models from vision or imaging data
  • Ability to show examples of outside-the-box thinking
  • Comfortable in autonomous and collaborative settings

BENEFITS

The compensation consists of a base salary, a bonus, equity, and a comprehensive benefits package.

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page.

KEY TERMS

Data Science | Machine Learning | Statistics | Mathematics | Biomechanics | Bioengineering | Athletics | Sports | Python | Artificial Intelligence | Computer Vision | Imaging | Images | Video | Stakeholder Management | Technical Leadership

CONTACT

Tim Jonas

Managing Consultant

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