ResMed Scientist - Big Data Analytics in Singapore

Why ResMed?

ResMed is the industry leader in providing innovative products and services that improve the lives of millions of people worldwide who have respiratory disorders. We take pride in our people: their innovation, their extraordinary passion for what we do and our opportunity to change lives with every breath.

Our Singapore Applied Research team are currently seeking applications for the role of Scientist – Big Data Analytics.

This role will undertake applied research and development in the areas of big data platform and analysis algorithms using the latest technologies in machine learning and distributed computing. The platform and algorithms developed may be used in a range of diagnostic and therapeutic applications, such as sleep disorder breathing and other respiratory disorders, as well as co-morbidities such as congestive heart failure, diabetes and chronic disease management

Let’s talk about you:

At ResMed we focus on capability and passion. The Scientist- Big Data Analytics role takes fundamental responsibility for research and development of the big data analytics platform in relation to data integration, extraction, segmentation, visualisation and analysis of a large amount of unstructured date.

You will take on the following responsibilities:

  • Research and development of big data analytics platform for data integration, extraction, segmentation, visualization and analysis of large amount of unstructured data.

  • Analysis of big data for data-driven solution validation, evaluation and technology innovation.

  • Optimising data analysis processes and systems for better efficiency and maintainability.

  • Writing documentation that clearly explains how algorithms should be implemented, verified and validated.

  • Working with other groups within ResMed, in particular Applied Research and Healthcare Informatics teams based in Sydney and being ever mindful of the requirements of ResMed stakeholders and the wider market.

  • Monitoring literature of interest and industrial development trends, broadly in the area of big data.

  • Understanding regulatory requirements such as those mandated by the FDA and working within the ResMed quality system, standards and maintaining training requirements.

You will also possess the following experience:

  • Hands on experience with development of end-to-end bug data analytics systems/ platforms including data exploration/ crawling, feature engineering, model building, performance evaluation and online deployment of models, handling large and distributed datasets on Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Pig or Storm etc., coupled with strong database skills and experience, such as SQL programming.

  • Proficiency with server side programming in Python/ Java and experience in R Programming, optimising algorithm complexity vs. accuracy vs. implementation cost.

To really get us excited, you will be highly resourceful in discovering and partnering with technology and trends in the big data space and in implementing robust software for use in research programs with a minimum for review and formal process.

You will have a Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Data Mining or related fields and preferably post graduate research experience in a field encompassing Cloud Computing, Distributed Computing, Big Data Analytics, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing or Web Mining. You will also have a minimum of 2 years industry or academic experience in web service programming.

Let’s talk about the team:

Big ideas and big goals reign at ResMed Singapore. The Applied Research department is headquartered in Sydney and is focused on identifying, evaluating and developing concepts that lead to significant innovation in ResMed products. The Applied Research department will expand its operations to Singapore where this role is based, to leverage locally available skills and expertise.

Let’s talk benefits:

  • An opportunity to join a growing Applied Research team where your talents will be recognized

  • A brand new workplace that is conducive to career happiness

  • Employee Share Purchase Plan

  • Insurance and medical coverage for employee

OK, so what next?

Joining ResMed is more than saying “yes” to making the world a healthier place. It’s discovering a career that’s challenging, supportive and inspiring. Where a culture driven by excellence helps you not only meet your goals, but also create new ones. And where each day you’ll uncover a new reason to love what you do. If this sounds like the workplace for you, apply now!

Req #: 2017-9544

Region: Singapore - Galaxis office

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