We are seeking to hire a consultant Bioinformatics, Data Scientist (DS) to help develop understanding of medical/biological datasets so that they can then help develop and implement intelligent and deep analysis around pre-defined endpoints, visualize and then present strong and substantiated results and conclusions from the data, and then finally help develop and execute a forward going strategy based on the results of said analysis. Precise projects will be discussed with qualified applicants. We are seeking a DS with a strong background in statistics and probability (preferably strong familiarity with biostatistics and bioinformatics), as well as firm knowledge of statistical programming (example: R, Matlab, SAS etc), experience with predictive modeling / algorithms, database design and use (MS Excel, SQL or other relational databases) and strong skills and experience with data analysis. Data manipulation, analysis, and predictive modeling are key aspects of this position and knowledge and programming skills should be sufficient to support these goals in order to support handling of large disparate and sparse data sets. The applicant would preferably have at least a Masters degree, or a bachelor’s degree with greater than 2 years of related work experience. Areas of formal education would ideally be in either statistics, mathematics, engineering, computer science, or a related field. Applicants should have ability to effectively communicate and write in English.