Data Scientist

Engineering – Washington, District of Columbia
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full-time

Join us as we revolutionize the hospital pharmacy landscape!

Our mission is to wow customers with smart, elegant solutions that help healthcare providers increase efficiency, safety and visibility from manufacturer to bedside.

Our 'vibe' is start-up, but we already have over 300 clients who are tracking medications using our proven solutions. If you have a knack for making complex things simple and an interest in the practical application of artificial intelligence and RFID technologies, we have a place for you!

As a Data Scientist at Kit Check your primary responsibility will be to find patterns and insights in the data. This is a hands-on position where you will not only develop machine learning algorithms to analyze data, but you will also integrate them into our production systems. Your work will have a direct impact on hospital pharmacies, by providing actionable insights that reduce drug spend, increase medication safety and compliance, and maximize staff productivity.

What You’ll Do

  • Use machine learning and artificial intelligence to analyze data
  • Productize findings in production Ruby on Rails system
  • Write clean, high-quality, high-performing, fully tested and maintainable code
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Seek opportunities to implement improvements in personal and team processes


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Statistics
  • 3+ years of relevant, industry work experience in data science
  • 1+ year programming experience 
  • Experience data science tool kits such as R
  • Experience with data visualization tools, such as D3.js or GGplot
  • Proficiency in SQL and relational databases
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Outstanding hands-on technical skills
  • Ability to communicate well across teams (Product, Development, Support)
  • Clinical knowledge, a plus

Why Kit Check?

We truly believe that where you work matters and we want happy employees. So join us on our mission – we intend to have a heck of a good time as we get there!

  • Competitive salary
  • Time off when you need it – unlimited vacation days!
  • Generous insurance coverage
  • 401k program with a company match
  • Employee stock options
  • Fun, collaborative culture with lots of employee activities (and snacks)!

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

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