Senior Data Scientist - Remote Opportunity


Are you looking for a high energy, strategic, and fast-paced position as a Senior Data Scientist - Remote Opportunity?  Join Relias, the company changing lives throughout the world by helping healthcare organizations improve their clinical outcomes!


Relias provides software and services to more than 10,000 healthcare organizations and providers, addressing the primary concerns of recruiting, retention, risk mitigation, compliance, and the move from fee for service to value-based reimbursements. In addition to unrivaled content, Relias offers pre-hire assessments and in-depth analytics that allows for the demonstration of skill and performance, resulting in better patient, resident and client outcomes, as well as better financial results. We are passionate about our product and our clients; what we deliver is truly something you can be proud to represent.  Our clients think so, too – we proudly boast a retention rate close to 100%! 



  • Competitive base salary 
  • Fantastic health and wellness benefits package, including an outstanding 401k match, a flexible PTO program, and paid holidays, including your birthday! 
  • Comprehensive two-week onboarding program – a great introduction to our company, customers and culture!
  • Growth and career advancement opportunities!
    • Integrated 15 acquisitions over the last five years
    • 20%+ annual employee promotion and transfer rate


The Senior Data Scientist will play an instrumental role in solving complex business problems by conducting statistical research to prepare and interpret enterprise data from existing on premises and cloud-based repositories into useful models, metrics, forecasts and visualizations for operational reporting that will drive better internal decision making and support Relias strategic operations. This position can be based remotely but will be required to operate on Eastern time zone business hours.



  • Collaborating with subject matter experts, analysts and leaders across the organization to identify and scope Relias internal and client-facing business requirements into definitive use cases requiring data science model development
  • Developing curated datasets, partnering with Data Engineering, and applying a variety of statistical techniques, explore, evaluate and ultimately select features to drive supervised and unsupervised model designs
  • Understanding the pros and cons of different algorithms used by machine learning technologies and apply the appropriate tests to validate assumptions and interpret scored output in order to select an optimal model that will resolve the underlying business need
  • Partnering with the Analytics team to develop and deploy advanced analytics and models in the Azure environment, using PowerBI and related visualization and deployment tools
  • By collaborating with stakeholders and user/requestors during model development and throughout the data science lifecycle, communicating the underlying complex ideas into actionable results and insights that will drive measurable value and support operational improvement



  • At least 5 years on the job plus Master’s degree in Data Science, Math, Computer Science or related subject
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in Data Science 
  • Advanced skills in data mining, analysis, statistical modeling and research design
  • Strong communication skills to effectively convey complex statistical concepts with various audiences within the organization
  • Advanced skills using statistical packages or libraries such as R or Python
  • Intermediate understanding of database querying such as SQL and NoSQL
  • Intermediate or advanced skills using a data visualization tool, such as Power BI or Tableau
  • Experience with agile development and data mining lifecycle, such as CRISP-DM
  • Some knowledge of cloud environments such as Azure data lake storage or Azure Machine Learning
  • Strong knowledge of artificial intelligence, machine learning, or deep learning design



  • PhD in Data Science, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics, or related field
  • MS Azure computing environment and Microsoft tool experience 



Relias is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free workplace



Company: Relias LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: North Carolina 

City: Morrisville 

Postal Code: 27560 

Job ID: 114166

114166Relias LLC 

Date:  Feb 5, 2021

Morrisville, NC, US, 27560

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

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