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In this role, we are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Data Scientist with expertise in weather or climate modeling, geo-spatial data analysis, or risk management to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing data-driven solutions that forecast impacts of environmental threats and help customers identify moments when action is needed to protect their assets.

Responsibilities include:

  • Understand existing models and data in the market;
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate advanced algorithms and statistical models for biorisk data analysis, including weather and climate data
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including data engineers and software developers, to design, develop, and deploy data-driven solutions for biorisk management
  • Collaborate with Subject Matter Experts on the development, maintenance and improvement of models and algorithms.
  • Conduct research on new and emerging data science techniques and methodologies and recommend best practices to the team
  • Write, document and maintain testing code in Python, R, Pyspark, and SQL
  • Support engineering in the production of standardized, scalable models & pipelines.
  • Highly collaborative team work

In addition, this role will be responsible for other ad-hoc duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 8 years of Data science methods including predictive modeling, data cleaning and manipulation, and OR
  • Strong knowledge of statistical analysis, data visualization, and machine learning algorithms
  • Experience with GIS and geospatial data analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to present complex technical findings to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Strong programming skills in Python or R and experience writing production-quality, maintainable code.
  • Familiarity with cloud-based data platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.

Who We Are

PHC is a startup company, with the attendant excitement, energy, and opportunity for growth that a startup environment entails. The team supports remote-first employment and candidates from anywhere in the US are welcome to apply.

Compensation And Benefits

Total compensation includes salary and stock option grants. The salary range for this position is between $150k to 215k, and individual pay is determined by job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. PHC offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, wellbeing offerings, 401K, unlimited PTO, paid holidays, and a work from home stipend. PHC covers 100% of medical premiums for employees and 50% of medical premiums for dependents.

The Public Health Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Public Health Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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