Mount Sinai Careers
" Develop and apply Natural Language Processing (NLP) tools to extract data from free-text clinical notes.
" Build tools and approaches for integrated big data analytics using various database sources, including EMR, the World Trade Center (WTC) data center, and publically-available (environmental) data.
" Collaborate with scientists and clinicians on eMERGE algorithm development for liver diseases.
" Develop and apply topological analysis methods for disease subtype stratification and patient profiling.
" Identify opportunities for drug repurposing and delineate previously-unrecognized side effects of medications.
" Propose and prototype novel algorithms and informatics solutions for predictive healthcare.
" Create, identify and harden approaches using modern software tools for data analytic needs.
" Support the data-related needs of clinical researchers and clinicians, e.g., querying and guiding the statistical analysis of clinical data.
" The ideal applicant would have a PhD in computer science, computer engineering, computational biology or a related field.
" Experience in algorithm and software development.
" Experience in machine learning, NLP, data and text mining.
" Facility with Python, Java, C++, R, or other programming languages.
" Knowledge of relational databases, SQL (MySQL and Oracle preferred).
" Work well on a multidisciplinary team
" Background with biological or medical concepts is highly preferred.
" Excellent written and verbal communication skills
" Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.