Danaher Corporation Aquatic Informatics - Team Lead, Data Science - Remote in Burnaby, British Columbia
A wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), Aquatic Informatics (https://aquaticinformatics.com/) is a mission-driven software company that organizes the world’s water data to make it accessible and useful. We provide software solutions that address critical water data management, analytics, and compliance challenges for the rapidly growing water industry. Water monitoring agencies worldwide trust us to acquire, process, model, and publish water information in real time. We offer a full range of solutions, from standalone software packages for individual users, hosted software services, and enterprise-wide national systems. We serve over 1,000 municipal, federal, state/provincial, hydropower, mining, academic, and consulting organizations in over 60 countries that collect, manage, and process large volumes of water data.
Aquatic Informatics is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada and has offices in the US and Australia. We value independent thinking, initiative, teamwork, a relentless pursuit of quality, a playful spirit, and a sense of humor. We like smart people – IQ and EQ – who care about the environment and want to do good in the world. If you want a meaningful role with a company that is making a real difference in one of the most important resources in the world: water, then join our energetic growing team! Help us revolutionize an industry! Aquatic Informatics is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies (https://www.dhwaterquality.com/) .
About the Position
Are you passionate about data science, mentoring others, and research and development? This role is an excellent opportunity to join our Predictive Analytics team to support Aquatic Informatics’ suite of digital twin and decision support products. These core growth products provide municipal drinking and wastewater customers with the predictive and prescriptive insights they need to operate optimally.
This leader will have the opportunity to directly contribute and cultivate a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team of engineers and data scientists applying cutting-edge technology to deliver solutions that have a tangible impact on the environment and human health.
Work with senior business technical leaders and stakeholders to translate product vision into a concrete plan defining research and software roadmaps design and implementation
Lead machine learning system modeling, simulation, and optimization techniques as well as software development
Work with the Senior Manager, Engineering to cultivate effective Agile, interdisciplinary team management practices and process that drives team engagement
Coach, train, hire and encourage career development
- Masters or PhD in engineering, data science, computer science, or related discipline.
5+ years of experience in the research and development of software solutions for modeling, simulation and optimizing systems.
1+ year of experience leading engineering teams
Experience in Machine learning techniques
Practical experience crafting and delivering large-scale, data-driven software solutions.
Experience with Agile processes.
Experience with relevant data science and software development tools (e.g., Jira, Git, DVC, MLFlow).
Experience with Python or other high-level language (Scala, C#, Java)
Understanding of foundational statistics concepts and machine learning algorithms: linear/logistic regression, random forest, neural networks, etc.
Knowledge of municipal wastewater and drinking water processes and control
Experience with SCADA, IoT and other industrial technologies
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.