Data Scientist

Product Engineering | Chandigarh, India

Data Scientist


Edifecs Data Science is redefining predictive analytics in the Enterprise healthcare space with its unique Machine Learning platform. This Edifecs real-time healthcare intelligence engine integrated with the core Edifecs products provides Payers and Providers with advanced analytic and ML tools, capabilities and a SaaS platform.  Our solutions will modernize and improve the insights, decisions and value derived from our customer’scurrent platforms.  Our goal is to provide an effective data-driven analytics platform to enrich our customers' existing apps and workloads for a more efficient and productive healthcare ecosystem.  We are looking for a Data Scientist to help define and disseminate our Data Science products enabling data driven decision making via advanced Machine Learning, micro-services apps and visualization. 

What you will do:

  • Provides hands-on execution and implementation of data science models
  • Understand business/clinical requirements and develop feature engineering and model approach to meet requirements
  • Recognizes and prioritizes the most important work related to data science models to achieve highest operational impact for analytics in the business
  • Performs collaborative work on data science problems and mentor junior data scientists
  • Creates shared process models to effectively articulate multiple views of the business solutions that support technical architecture for Big Data platform implementation of stabilized ML core
  • Develops new or revises complex models to enhance eHealth payer and Provider use cases, and various other metrics to identify potential opportunities
  • Assesses business implications associated with modelling assumptions, inputs, methods, technical implementation, analytic procedures and processes, and advanced data analysis
  • Performs analysis on complex data models requiring customized reports and data and presents recommendations

What will you bring:

  • MS. or Ph. D. Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Sciences, Statistics or job-related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Job-related experience, 4 years, OR Master’s Degree and job-related experience, 3 years, OR Doctorate Degree and job-related experience, 2 years
  • Healthcare industry (Claims Payer/Provider) experience
  • Experience in data modelling, 3 years
  • Experience with Python, R, Scala, SQL
  • Experience developing solutions with Pandas/Scikit-learn, Spark or comparable technologies
  • Experience data science notebooks (Jupyter, Zeppelin or other)
  • Experience with AWS, Azure, cloud computing technologies
  • Experience designing efficient data science workflows and database architecture for data science purposes
  • Experience with forecasting, Bayesian networks, and graph analytics
  • Ability to develop reports, models, and simulations as needed to perform at the job level

About Edifecs

Edifecs is a leading healthcare technology company with the mission to improve healthcare outcomes, reduce costs and accelerate innovation. We empower healthcare organizations to scale the partnerships required by payment, care delivery and access reform initiatives that are redefining the healthcare industry. We are disruptors, scientists, data nerds, doctors and artists. We believe information technology can revolutionize healthcare. Edifecs has grown from a small start-up to the market leader in our space, and today boasts over 375 healthcare clients that include 25 Blue Plans, over 50 Commercial Plans, 100’s of Healthcare Providers, State and Federal agencies, along with partnership arrangements with most leading middleware stack vendors. Edifecs is regularly recognized as a leader in the Healthcare IT. We have received recognition and awards and continue to be recognized for our overall performance as a company, our dynamic workplace culture and our commitment to innovation.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Edifecs will provide reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities who need assistance applying for a job.  Please contact for more information.