Algorithm Specialist - Health Tech

Algorithm Specialist - Health Tech
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London, United Kingdom
Facebook’s products give people new ways to look after themselves and those they care about. The Health Technologies team supports this mission to discover, develop, and deliver clinically validated health and wellness tools that have the opportunity to improve public health outcomes, at Facebook scale. Our team is seeking computer vision, signal/image processing, and health technology scientists and engineers who are slightly impatient and willing to face down their fear of failure to accomplish bold things. A successful candidate in this role is self-driven, passionate, and able to execute consistently in a fast-paced environment. You’ll work closely with our multidisciplinary team of product managers, engineers, clinicians and researchers to develop novel health and wellness products, from inception to deployment. Engineering duties include algorithm design, numerical software development, systems integration, clinical data analysis, machine learning-based signal classification, and transformation. The ideal candidate has strong communication skills, and demonstrated experience in shipping innovative health-related algorithms and systems.
Algorithm Specialist - Health Tech Responsibilities
  • Identify critical computational technologies related to product direction
  • Develop and validate fair and robust algorithms in a digital health setting with focus on error analysis
  • Deploy and update health algorithms at scale
  • Algorithm development and deployment
  • Data cleaning needed for algorithm testing and validation
  • Document and communicate design, results, and algorithms
  • Drive quantitative analysis of algorithms, results, and system designs
Minimum Qualifications
  • PhD in algorithm development in a quantitative field such as machine learning, computer science, signal processing, image processing physics, computer vision or numerical computational, or MS/MA degree with additional years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency in designing and implementing algorithmic solutions tailored to health and biomedical related indicators
  • Fluent in Python or C++
  • Experience communicating across a diverse cross-functional organization
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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