Job Description


At Fulcrum, we provide cutting-edge data science consulting and software solutions to help companies solve tough business problems. Through the utilization of our innovative products and dedicated team, clients are able to operate more efficiently, manage risk, and make informed business decisions every day. Fulcrum Analytics has stood at the forefront of data, analytics, and innovative software for over 25 years, offering sophisticated solutions, groundbreaking technologies, and winning strategies that help companies achieve their targeted results.


Role description:

The Lead Data Scientist role is expected to be a data science subject matter expert and technical lead who will be hands-on with high-end modeling projects, client interactions, mentoring the technical skills of junior data scientists, and providing sales support. The Lead Data Scientist will: 

  • Collaborate with Fulcrum senior management, data scientists, data engineers, and senior clients to develop and execute analytical solutions to complex problems, including but not limited to evaluating the impact of business interventions, identifying performance drivers, conducting diagnostic analyses and generating insights

  • Provide data science thought leadership and maintain best practices throughout the company for a variety of machine learning models

  • Interact with clients to establish requirements, troubleshoot and test models, and deliver presentations

  • Prepare client deliverables, including writing reports and creating presentations that detail analysis results

  • Perform methodology and code review and revisions to models created/developed by other data scientists

  • Manage and mentor junior data scientists

  • Contribute to proposals and attend sales calls as a subject matter expert



  • 5+ years of hands-on data science experience in industry. Experience in healthcare is a plus

  • Proficiency with Python and SQL

  • Strong critical thinking and attention to detail

  • Experience with cleaning/ingesting/manipulating data 

  • Experience leading complex analytical projects. Experience with business intervention evaluations is a strong plus

  • Demonstrated experience translating analytic insights into actionable business recommendations 

  • Experience in designing and applying models using a variety of analytical tools

  • Experience creating and automating applications for quantifying data to aid in business processes

  • Experience building predictive models including use cases in churn and segmentation

  • Ability to apply various statistical methodologies and work with different software/packages to visualize data in frontend applications

  • Master’s or PhD in Mathematics/Statistics/Machine Learning/Data Science/Computer Science

  • Previous consulting experience a strong plus

Position Type: Full time salaried

Reports to: SVP, Data Science

Location: Remote within the United States of America; New York City metro area preferred

Subordinates: 0


More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: New York , NY , United States
Experience Required: Mid-Senior Level
Date Published: 23 Sep 2021
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