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Senior Machine Learning Eng

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Description

Purpose:
UPMC Enterprises seeks a Senior Machine Learning Engineer to build innovative Natural Language Processing (NLP) pipeline architecture and components, leveraging both rules-based and statistical analysis techniques. Perform data extraction, large-scale data transformation and machine learning model development in a medical environment. Mapping of core clinical concepts to established ontologies (e.g. SNOMED CT, LOINC, RxNorm). Develop long-term data processing platforms and data systems for unstructured, narrative clinical data. Design, test and maintain NLP applications using the latest in testing methodologies. Develop machine learning and NLP methods for biomedical dataset retrieval and analysis. Implement existing statistical language models for specific NLP use cases. Work with an existing, experienced inter-disciplinary healthcare NLP team to define and deliver new products.

Responsibilities:

  • - Perform data extraction, large-scale data transformation, machine learning model and/or rules-based system development in a medical environment.
    - Develop long-term data processing platforms and data systems for unstructured, narrative clinical data
    - Design, test and maintain NLP applications using the latest in testing methodologies.
    - Develop machine learning and NLP methods for biomedical dataset retrieval and analysis.

    - Mapping of core clinical concepts to established ontologies (e.g. SNOMED CT, LOINC, RxNorm)
    - Implement existing statistical language models for specific NLP use cases.
    - Work with an existing, experienced inter-disciplinary healthcare NLP team to define and deliver new products.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Applied Math, Statistics, Operations Research, Physics, Computational Biology or other similar quantitative field (MS or PhD preferred) or has acquired substantial software development and machine learning skills and knowledge via practical experience
  • 5+ years of relevant experience (machine learning and software engineering)Demonstrated expertise in statistical analytics and machine learning algorithms especially for supervised and unsupervised methods.
  • Expert knowledge in essential high level programming language like Java, Python, C++, Ruby.
  • Proficiency in at least one statistical modeling tool from among R, Matlab or Weka.
  • Experience with Hadoop/YARN/Mesos/Spark/Elasticsearch/Kafka and building applications end-to-end

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

    UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Job ID: 76560758

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer.
Minority / Females / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities