Senior Data Scientist (REMOTE)

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Be part of something bigger!

We are looking for Sr. Data Scientists who are determined to improve patients’ lives at a national scale. You have innate curiosity, take initiative, and strong desire to grow. You will have access to unique data, a powerful analytic environment, and pursue innovative, scalable solutions that make real, measurable change.

The BD data science team develops innovative products powered by machine learning that streamline workflows, promote standardization, and recommend actions so clinicians deliver better care. Our solutions are practical, timely, and rapidly improve because of our deep relationships with leading healthcare providers. We are experienced trailblazers who know what it takes to innovate.

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.


  • Create advanced statistical models that simplify decision-making and empower users to take action

  • Collaborate with team members and stakeholders to define success and create project plans

  • Promote an open, safe, innovative, and engaging culture

  • Model and encourage work life balance

  • Develop objective performance measures define success and track progress

  • Find innovative ways to increase efficiency, improve data quality, and scale insights

Preferred Experience:

  • Mentoring junior data science staff

  • Developing supervised and semi-supervised machine learning/AI models that recommend actions to improve patient care using medical and pharmacy claims, EHR output, and medical device data

  • Scaling models and analysis across customers and over time in a cloud environment

  • Developing objective, reliable, and valid user engagement and experience measures

  • Automating infrastructure management and deploying enhancements in lower environments

  • Using SQL and object-oriented languages (e.g., Python, R) to automate process and create data pipelines

  • Communicating technical concepts to a non-technical audience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Science or a related field

  • 5+ years of proven experience in data science or related field and project leadership

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.


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USA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D

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