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Data Scientist Intermediate

Job Title Data Scientist Intermediate Location Danville, Pennsylvania Job Category Research Staff Schedule Days Work Type Full time Department Imaging Sciences Research Division Date posted 02/17/2021 Job ID R-01800

Job Summary

Geisinger’s Neuroscience Institute is seeking early-career investigators with a strong background in computational intelligence as well as a creative and innovative approach to applied data analytics for a position as an early career investigator with the Mathematical and Computational Neurosciences Research Group. The team will work collaboratively on joint projects and will leverage the unique talents of its individual members to develop data models that can be directly and promptly implemented in a clinical setting to improve patient care. In addition to individual high-performance workstations, the investigator will have unencumbered access to a new computational cluster with 384 CPU cores / 32 GPUs / 2.2 TB RAM running RedHat LINUX and a high-performance storage server with 248TB of disk storage running Hadoop and SQL databases over a GPFS file system. Matlab and Matlab DCS are deployed on this cluster, as are most other standard scientific and mathematical computing software packages.

Job Duties

Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.


Doctoral Degree- (Required)

Our Purpose & Values

Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities.

KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves.

EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence.

LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow.

INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.

We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

About Geisinger

Geisinger is committed to making better health easier for the more than 1 million people it serves. Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger, the system now includes nine hospital campuses, a 550,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With nearly 24,000 employees and more than 1,600 employed physicians, Geisinger boosts its hometown economies in Pennsylvania by billions of dollars annually. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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