Machine Learning In Health Research Intern

internship - full time, paid

Dascena
Oakland, CA
Closed
Posted 73 Days ago
Dascena
Oakland, CA
internship - full time, paid
Posted 73 Days ago
Closed

Description

Machine Learning in Health: Research Internship Opportunity at Dascena Dascena - Oakland, CA 2 hours agoFull-time$18 - $20 an hour Skills * Big Data * Python * Machine Learning Company Overview Dascena, Inc. is a science and technology company based in Oakland, CA. We develop advanced algorithms as predictive indicators for complex conditions in inpatient and emergency medical settings. Our NIH-funded machine learning and clinical research has led to our suite of AlgoDiagnosticsTMfor predicting acute decompensation, sepsis, and acute kidney injury, resulting in several peer-reviewed publications. Providers across the country use our AlgoDiagnostics on tens of thousands of patients per year to make early, accurate, and often life-saving interventions. You can be a key part of our team and help us continue to build our capabilities to benefit patients worldwide. Job Description This research opportunity involves assisting in the development and implementation of predictive and analytical machine learning tools utilizing patient EHR (electronic health records). At minimum, students will learn machine learning workflows for analysis of health and health outcomes at hospitals. Students interested in a long-term, self-directed research opportunity are encouraged to apply! Typical tasks include running experiments with novel machine learning approaches and investigating cutting-edge research.We are looking for a knowledgeable, positive, self-motivated individual to join our research and development team. We offer the opportunity to work remotely if desired.Experience with machine learning techniques is required; in particular, experience is required with tree ensembles and neural networks. Experience with machine learning packages in Python, such as sklearnand keras, is desirable. Please be prepared to submit references for prior work. Responsibilities * Work with the Research and Writing Group to produce high quality research * Perform data analysis and machine learning tasks * Document and report on research Requirements * Must be at least a 3rd year undergraduate student * Ability to multitask and quickly prioritize work assignments to deadline. * Work independently as well as collaboratively in a fast paced environment with quick turnaround. * Excellent communication skills, and a commitment to accurate, rapid, and clear communication. * Interest in patient health, machine learning, and big data. * 1-2 years of relevant experience or combination of education and relevant experience. * Familiarity with machine learning in Python Preferred Qualifications * Completion of an upper-division machine learning course or equivalent coursework * Completed machine learning projects, either done as an individual or as part of a team * Fluency in Python Unique Benefits * Ability to work remotely * Some flexibility in hours * Authorship on publications Required Documents * Cover Letter * Resume The full-time (40 hrs/week) summer salary for this remote position is $850 per week. We also offer flexibility in hours if you prefer less-than-full time, or wish to continue in the fall and spring semesters, with a minimum commitment of 20 hours per week. The hourly salary is $18-20, depending on experience. Equal Employment Opportunity Notice Dascena is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment for all qualified persons. We will not discriminate between applications for reason of gender, race, religion, color, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, age, genetics or disability. Applicants and employees notice of EEO rights are available in our office and online here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf Job Type: Full-time Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour Experience: * Machine Learning: 1 year (Preferred) Location: * Oakland, CA (Preferred)

Skills

python, machine learning, data analysis, algorithm development, big data, science, spring, communication, writing, genetics, organization, clinical research, cooking, matlab, sas

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