Data Scientist

Posted 03 May 2024
Salary Up to US$65 per hour + none
LocationWest Sacramento
Job type Temporary
DisciplineLife Science Recruitment
Contact NameRachael Jalbuena

Job description

Data Scientist
Hybrid in West Sacramento, CA
6+ months initial contract
Hourly Pay Rate: 65/hr (client mandated for pay equity purposes)

Orion Group is seeking an experienced Data Analyst to work with our global medical device client in West Sacramento, CA. This will be a hybrid position. The manager would like to have someone come onsite at least 3 days per week.

Duties / Responsibilities:

- You will work on mid to large scale data analysis projects across various domains such as development science and algorithm development. This data scientist will play an integral role in designing data collection strategy, development of data analysis tools, automation of reports, integration of various tools into existing data pipeline.
- You will get the opportunity of working in a fast-paced environment developing custom data analysis tools and implementing data science techniques for analyzing and transforming data to build solutions that have the potential to transform people's lives.
- You will work with development science, clinical affairs and algorithm development partner teams on development, validation, and verification of various data analysis tools.


  • Minimum of Master's Degree (Or Ph.D) in Statistics, Data Science, Computational Biology, Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering, Microbiology or related field
  • Python
  • Signal Processing & Statistical Analysis
  • Tool Development (Design Control Validation & Verification or general FDA regulated environment)
  • Traditional Machine Learning / Deep Learning (no Gen AI)
  • Clustering Analysis
  • Data Visualization (growth curve analysis)
  • Timeseries Analysis
  • Ideally local to Sacramento (Opern to Northern California candidates)

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.