Do you want to use your skills and talent to make a meaningful impact on healthcare?
Wolters Kluwer Health is a fast-growing and innovation-driven healthcare information technology company working on the front lines of clinical care. Our talented team of clinicians, technologists, and product visionaries collaborate to provide advanced solutions that tackle some of the most challenging problems in our healthcare system.
We are searching for a leader who is passionate about technology and healthcare to build and lead an applied data sciences team in areas such Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing. You will need to be a player-coach who can lead a team while being a hands-on active participant in product development. You should be willing to take on challenges of unknown dimensions, and work hand in hand with clinicians, customers, and developers. You will need to have very strong technical skills in data sciences, a strong business acumen, and proven leadership capabilities.
Reporting into the Wolters Kluwer Health CTO team, this role is crucial to the continued growth and evolution of one of the leading global healthcare technology companies.
Essential Duties And Responsibilities
Build and lead a team in applied data sciences
Set the direction for the team to align with our overall product strategy
Build the architecture required to meet our current and future needs in the domain
Develop novel algorithms and models in the medical domain in collaboration with clinicians, product managers, and software engineers
Develop models to infer or predict disease conditions with a high level of accuracy
Work on training and refining various models to attain a high bar of required specificity needed in healthcare
Learn fast through hands-on rapid prototyping of 3rd party software, both commercial and Open Source, and proprietary development
Assess various machine learning frameworks and packages
Collaborate effectively with other data sciences teams to align on direction and leverage existing tools and knowledge
Monitor trends in Machine Learning and NLP to influence the solutions within Wolters Kluwer Health
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor


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Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent; specializing in machine learning, NLP, or a related field.
10+ years work experience in advanced technical domains
5+ years work experience in data sciences
5+ years experience with various machine learning techniques
5+ years experience in team leadership, preferably at a Director+ level or equivalent
Familiarity with programming in languages such as Python, Java, or C/C++
Demonstrated ability to function within a team of multiple disciplines
The Following Is Highly Desired, But Not Required
PhD in Computer Science, engineering, or Mathematics
Strong research publication record
Expertise in software development
Experience in Semantic Web technologies
Experience in healthcare
Experience or understanding of SNOMED, ICD-10, LOINC, and CPT
Strong communication skills and the ability to relay and simplify complex concepts

Educational level:

Master Degree

Level of experience (years):

Senior (5+ years of experience)

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying


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