• Senior Cognitive/Machine Learning Professional

    HumanaJersey City, NJ 07308

    Job #1775076328

  • Description

    The Senior Cognitive/Machine Learning Professional leverages large sets of structured and unstructured data to develop tactical and strategic insights. The Senior Cognitive/Machine Learning Professional work assignments involve moderately complex to complex issues where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.


    You will have the opportunity to work on challenging Machine Learning and AI projects with the goal to improve the everyday life of our members. You will work on a small team of engineers. You will collaborate with data scientist, analyst, business and IT teams to design, implement, and deploy Machine Learning and AI services using Python, PySpark, Azure services, Databricks, Terraform, and other open-source software. You will be expected to lead by example, to develop code and documentation, and to perform code reviews, testing, and debugging. You will embrace and enforce best practices in our data science community with automated, repeatable data pipelines.

    Some examples of how we add capabilities to Humana's Machine Learning Platform include:

    • Creating templates for data scientists, embracing leading-edge modeling techniques

    • Establishing a Feature Store with tens of thousands of features available to use in predictive models

    • Defining monitoring, auditing, data lineage, and dependency tracking for data pipelines to improve quality

    • Integrating ethical AI bias monitoring and drift analysis into modelling processing

    • Standardizing the definitions of clinical, financial, and actuarial features for use across the business

    Engineering Philosophy : Building safe, secure

    • Build and deploy ML models on Azure, using best practices in security, and Azure services

    • Understand best practices for effective predictive models, including cluster management and algorithms, and evangelize with Humana Data Scientists

    • Thrive in a fast-paced agile environment, closely interacting with business analysts, software engineers, machine learning scientists, data engineers, and data scientists

    • Mentor junior team members, to help grow and mature the overall skillset of the team

    Role Essentials

    • BS in Computer Science or related field

    • 3+ years of experience working on cloud platforms (Azure preferred)

    • 3+ years of experience with Machine Learning and AI

    • 5+ years of software development experience, with significant Python experience

    • Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms

    • Ability to learn new technologies and comprehend unfamiliar data domains and business processes quickly

    • We will require?full COVID vaccination (~~~) for this job as we are a?healthcare?company committed to putting health and safety first for our members, patients, associates and the communities we serve.

    • If progressed to offer, you will be required to provide proof of full vaccination or documentation for a medical or religious exemption consideration where allowed by law.

    Role Desirables

    • Open-source contributions and portfolio of shipped code at GitHub

    • Familiar with healthcare applications, terminologies, and data

    • Passion projects with ML/AI/NLP, for example Kaggle competitions and Hackathons


    Scheduled Weekly Hours