Senior Data Scientist (Health)

Sun Life

You might be as distinctive as your background, expertise and viewpoint. Right here, you’ll be inspired, empowered and challenged to be your finest self. You may work with dynamic colleagues – consultants of their fields – who’re desperate to share their information with you. Your leaders will encourage and assist you to attain your potential and soar to new heights. On daily basis, you will have new and thrilling alternatives to make life brighter for our Purchasers – who’re on the coronary heart of all the pieces we do. Uncover how one can make a distinction within the lives of people, households and communities world wide.

Job Description:

Function Abstract

To help the imaginative and prescient of serving to Canadians dwell more healthy lives, Solar Life Well being brings collectively Solar Life’s Group Advantages and Well being Ecosystem companies, together with Lumino Well being (an progressive platform launched in 2018). By uniting these two teams, Solar Life Well being can ship on transformative well being options for each Purchasers and Canadians. Should you’re captivated with bettering well being for Canadians, and wish to tackle huge challenges in a supportive surroundings, the Knowledge Science & Analytics (DSA) workforce in Solar Life Well being is the correct match.

The DSA workforce is liable for:

  • Being the analytics translators to establish  and ship high-impact knowledge science use instances

  • Constructing dashboards and reviews to observe progress and assist extract helpful insights from huge quantities of knowledge

  • Partnering with different Analytics/IT teams to leverage experience of Knowledge Engineers/Builders to discover and resolve advanced enterprise issues

  • Supporting numerous groups inside Solar Life Well being to leverage finest practices related to knowledge administration and develop processes that help knowledge pushed choice making

The Senior Knowledge Scientist’s main focus is to guide the information and analytics initiatives for digital well being merchandise. on this function, you can be a thought associate and work intently with the assigned portfolio to evaluate knowledge and analytics necessities. You’ll need to achieve an in-depth understanding of the enterprise wants, total targets and targets of various well being initiatives, with the intention to suggest use instances, concepts and options that allow the success of the related merchandise.

What Will You Do?

  • Work with product to offer knowledge and analytics experience throughout discovery and to make sure analytics necessities are in place for brand spanking new options/enhancements

  • Work with operations to make sure ongoing knowledge wants are met by dashboards and to evaluate knowledge and analytics ad-hoc wants

  • Establish potential knowledge science/machine studying alternatives, create and execute finish to finish plan for implementation and supply

  • Take part within the technical design, growth, and testing of fashions/evaluation and within the creation of person documentation and processes

  • Create and keep ETL processes and automatic dashboards that may be leveraged to search out insights

  • Develop and current reporting options to key stakeholders and companions

  • Find out about enterprise processes to investigate, interpret, and advise managers on analytical findings

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to make sure efficient use of reporting and evaluation, and supply help if wanted

  • Perceive and incorporate expertise finest practices with a main deal with Tableau and Python

  • Diligently carry out high quality assurance and threat evaluation pointers to reduce operational, popularity, and authorized threat

What Do You Want To Succeed?

  • Coding expertise ideally in Python (minimal 3 years)

  • Expertise with creating machine studying, statistical and optimization fashions and creating/sustaining visualizations and dashboards in Tableau (minimal 2 years)

  • Acquainted with knowledge science mission life cycle

  • Robust drawback fixing and analytical expertise

  • Demonstrated skill to supply significant outcomes from knowledge

  • Confirmed expertise consolidating and analyzing knowledge sources

  • Glorious written and verbal communication expertise with expertise in relaying advanced ideas to non-technical customers

  • Snug studying new purposes shortly with minimal course

  • Confirmed skill to work collaboratively inside a cross useful workforce surroundings

  • Capacity to reach a dynamic, fast-paced surroundings, and shortly discover different options to enterprise and knowledge challenges

  • Consideration to element and in-depth planning, organizational and time administration expertise

  • Expertise working with relational databases and creating knowledge fashions with environment friendly design

  • Technical mindset with a level in Pc Science, Statistics, Arithmetic, Engineering, or different knowledge science associated fields, and 3-5 years of related expertise. A graduate diploma can be an asset, a mixture of schooling and work expertise can even be thought-about.

  • Expertise with AWS SageMaker can be an asset.

  • Expertise in healthcare and familiarity with well being knowledge can be an asset.

Distinctive Necessities

  • The candidate chosen for this function is required to realize Canadian Reliability Safety Clearance (administered by submitting fingerprints to the RCMP, who then conduct min. 5 12 months historical past checks)

  • To see in case you are eligible for this clearance, please assessment the part 201 on the Federal Authorities website (

The Base Pay vary is for the first location for which the job is posted.  It could range relying on the work location of the profitable candidate or different elements.  Along with Base Pay, eligible Solar Life workers take part in numerous incentive plans, fee beneath which is discretionary and topic to particular person and firm efficiency.  Sure gross sales centered roles have gross sales incentive plans primarily based on particular person or group gross sales outcomes. 

Range and inclusion have at all times been on the core of our values at Solar Life. A various workforce with huge views and artistic concepts advantages our shoppers, the communities the place we function and all of us as colleagues. We welcome purposes from certified people from all backgrounds.

Individuals with disabilities who want lodging within the software course of or these needing job postings in another format might e-mail a request to [email protected].

At Solar Life we try to create a versatile work surroundings the place our workers are empowered to do their finest work. A number of versatile work choices can be found and could be mentioned all through the choice course of relying on the function necessities and particular person wants.

We thank all candidates for displaying an curiosity on this place. Solely these chosen for an interview will likely be contacted.

Wage Vary:

76,000/76 000 – 125,000/125 000

Job Class:

Superior Analytics

Posting Finish Date:


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