Advisory Researcher, Predictive Algorithms

Balionis Group, Inc. is well known for providing engineers and technology people to a variety of high technology firms.  We provide direct placement as well as contract engineers.

We are currently looking for a Advisory Researcher, Predictive Algorithms for a permanent position within our client base.  This position is permanent and is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

This position offers a huge opportunity for the right person.  Our client is in the Medical Device Industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct applied research on predictive algorithms to advance the company strategy of improving outcomes for patients at risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
  • Collaborate with teams of Physicians, Software Engineers, Data Scientists, and Machine Learning Specialists, among others, to identify needs, define requirements, and develop complete, fieldable solutions.
  • Lead the development of system architectures for training, testing, and deploying machine learning models.
  • Keep abreast of pertinent machine learning research by studying published work and attending conferences.
  • Manage aspects of research and development projects including scope, resources, and schedule.
  • Act as technical advisor to others in the R&D organization.
  • Share development processes, tools, and best practices with the R&D organization.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Requires degree in computer engineering / computer science or related field with an emphasis on digital signal processing, machine learning / predictive algorithms, and  M.S. or PhD preferred.
  • Experience with distributed data processing, and big data analysis.
  • 4 years of software team leadership experience in Product Development environments (medical device industry preferred).
  • Demonstrated track record of delivering correct and performant solutions.
  • Familiar with both waterfall and agile project management methodologies and able to apply when appropriate.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to influence and motivate team members across a variety of functions inside and outside of the R&D organization.
  • Excellent organizational skills with demonstrated ability to multitask the daily tactics w/o losing sight of the long range strategies

Upon request, the full position description will be released to the candidates.

Candidates need to be US Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Contact us for more information on the specific client and more details on the position description,

Interested candidates should send their resume to

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