Research Scientist - Causal Inference

Washington, District of Columbia
US$100000 - US$120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

Research Scientist - Causal Inference

Washington, DC

$100,000-120,000 base salary + bonus + benefits

Harnham are partnered exclusively with a global player in public health. They are a boutique NGO focusing on delivering the most effective messages to populations in developing countries. They have an expanding research team and are looking for a Research Scientist who is interested in making an international impact to better the lives of millions of people through causal inference.

THE ROLE

  • You will be responsible for machine learning, causal discovery and Bayesian model development for support across different areas of the business
  • You will report directly into the Director of Data Science and work closely on technical direction
  • You will implement and design code and build out to production using various advanced statistical techniques with access to global public health data
  • Work cross-functionally with the Product/Research/Engineering teams building models from concept to production
  • Role will be responsible for research and client partnership

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

The successful Research Scientist - Causal Inference will likely have the following skills and experience:

  • Extensive research history (postdoc or commercial) using causal discovery methodologies
  • Heavy experience using R (preferred), Python, Spark, Hadoop and AWS for predictive modeling and data manipulation
  • Experience building machine learning (supervised/unsupervised) models
  • Experience using observational data for causal analysis necessary
  • Global or public health preferred
  • Prior experience leading projects is a plus
  • History of thinking outside-the-box with minimal direction for project execution
  • Experience with analyzing large-scale datasets a plus
  • PhD in Statistics, Applied Math or quantitative field using causal inference highly preferred

THE BENEFITS

A competitive base salary of $100,000-120,000 + bonus + benefits

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your résumé to Tim Jonas via the Apply link on this page.

This role is only able to support Green Card Holders or US Citizens. No visa sponsorship available.

KEYWORDS

  • Causal Discovery | Causal Inference | Machine Learning | Python | R | SQL | AWS | Non-profit | NGO | Data Science |
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