Lead Cognitive/Machine Learning Professional - MLP
DescriptionHumana is seeking a Lead Cognitive/Machine Learning Professional to join our Fortune #40, Best Places to Work company and help us make a different as a help our members achieve their best health!
You will have the opportunity to work on challenging Machine Learning and AI projects with the goal to improve the everyday life of our members.
As a Lead Cognitive/Machine Learning Professional, you may direct a small team of engineers. You will collaborate with data scientists, analysts, business and IT teams to design, implement, and deploy Machine Learning and AI services using Python, PySpark, Azure services, Databricks, Terraform, and other open-source software. You will be expected to lead by example, to develop plans, designs, code, and documentation, and to perform code reviews, testing, and debugging. You will embrace and enforce best practices in our data science community with automated, repeatable data pipelines.
Some examples of how we add capabilities to Humana’s Machine Learning Platform include:
Creating templates for data scientists, embracing leading-edge modeling techniques
Establishing a Feature Store with tens of thousands of features available to use in predictive models
Defining monitoring, auditing, data lineage, and dependency tracking for data pipelines to improve quality
Integrating ethical AI bias monitoring and drift analysis into modelling processing
Standardizing the definitions of clinical, financial, and actuarial features for use across the business
Build and deploy ML models on Azure, using best practices in security, and Azure services
Understand best practices for effective predictive models, including cluster management and algorithms, and evangelize with Humana Data Scientists
Thrive in a fast-paced agile environment, closely interacting with business analysts, software engineers, machine learning scientists, data engineers, and data scientists
Mentor junior team members, to help grow and mature the overall skillset of the team
BS in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
3+ years of experience working on cloud platforms
5+ years of experience with Machine Learning and AI
5+ years of software development experience, with significant Python experience
Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms
Ability to learn new technologies and comprehend unfamiliar data domains and business processes quickly
Open-source contributions and portfolio of shipped code at GitHub
Familiar with healthcare applications, terminologies, and data
Passion projects with ML/AI/NLP, for example Kaggle competitions and Hackathons
Experience with Generative AI, GCP, and/or Vertex AI
Location/Work Style: Remote US
At Humana, we know your well-being is important to you, and it’s important to us too. That’s why we’re committed to making resources available to you that will enable you to become happier, healthier, and more productive in all areas of your life. Just to name a few:
Generous PTO package
Health benefits effective day 1
Annual Incentive Plan
401K - Excellent company match
Paid Volunteer Time Off
Student Loan Refinancing
If you share our passion for helping people, we likely have the right place for you at Humana.
Work at Home Guidance
To ensure Home or Hybrid Home/Office associates’ ability to work effectively, the self-provided internet service of Home or Hybrid Home/Office associates must meet the following criteria:
At minimum, a download speed of 25 Mbps and an upload speed of 10 Mbps is recommended; wireless, wired cable or DSL connection is suggested
Satellite, cellular and microwave connection can be used only if approved by leadership
Associates who live and work from Home in the state of California, Illinois, Montana, or South Dakota will be provided a bi-weekly payment for their internet expense.
Humana will provide Home or Hybrid Home/Office associates with telephone equipment appropriate to meet the business requirements for their position/job.
Work from a dedicated space lacking ongoing interruptions to protect member PHI / HIPAA information
Scheduled Weekly Hours40
Pay RangeThe compensation range below reflects a good faith estimate of starting base pay for full time (40 hours per week) employment at the time of posting. The pay range may be higher or lower based on geographic location and individual pay decisions will vary based on demonstrated job related skills, knowledge, experience, education, certifications, etc.
$126,800 - $174,500 per year
This job is eligible for a bonus incentive plan. This incentive opportunity is based upon company and/or individual performance.
Description of BenefitsHumana, Inc. and its affiliated subsidiaries (collectively, “Humana”) offers competitive benefits that support whole-person well-being. Associate benefits are designed to encourage personal wellness and smart healthcare decisions for you and your family while also knowing your life extends outside of work. Among our benefits, Humana provides medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) retirement savings plan, time off (including paid time off, company and personal holidays, volunteer time off, paid parental and caregiver leave), short-term and long-term disability, life insurance and many other opportunities.