Data Scientist

Covid Online Test · Anywhere · June 13, 2020


💰 $35,000 - $70,000 / yr

ovid Online Test is a web platform that improves safety in dealing with COVID-19 at a global scale, identifying high risk situations days or weeks in advance compared to conventional tools. Already available in Italy and soon to be launched in the rest of the world, we aim to become the global COVID-19 screening platform.

If you want to be part of a globally distributed and fully-remote team working on exciting projects that can make a real difference in the fight against COVID-19, we'd love to hear from you.


We are looking for a data scientist able to manage all the activities related to data collection and analysis, with the ability to adapt to a project in rapid and constant evolution.

Reponsibilities and required skills

Main Responsibilities

  • Carry out and coordinate all the activities related to data analysis that will be necessary during the evolution of the project
  • Manage relationships and activities of the external Data Science teams – our partners and collaborators (public bodies, institutions, companies, etc.)
  • Data cleaning and performing analysis on collected data
  • Check and oversee the analysis made by external teams


  • (Highly desirable) Proven experience in data science applied to epidemiology, health or biology
  • Experience in managing a Data Science team
  • Ability to develop ML models
  • Previous experience in working at a startup
  • Master's degree

Location: Remote
Availability: Immediate


Voluntary contribution and remuneration
Covid Online Test is a project that has started suddenly during the outbreak in Italy. It currently involves over 10 people who have been contributing so far on a voluntary basis.
This position is a voluntary position which will become a fully paid position after just a few weeks (soon after our international launch).
You would have the opportunity to join us at one of the most exciting times, during our international expansion and while establishing partnerships and collaborations with globally renowned institutes and companies.

We'd love to share this exciting journey with you. If you'd like to have more information, get in touch with us by applying to this position.

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