Senior Data Scientist

Full time

Employment Information

About the job

Write open-source software that uses statistical models to predict system metrics that are used to optimize system performance. Write open-source software used for storing, retrieving and manipulating system data for analysis.

*Telecommuting permitted: work may be performed within normal commuting distance from the Red Hat, Inc. office in Boston, MA.

What you will do

  • Write open-source software that uses AI and machine learning applications to solve engineering problems.
  • Research, innovate, evaluate and develop cutting-edge machine learning models and algorithms with unstructured and structured data.
  • Build end to end ML pipelines using container technology and cloud-based infrastructure.
  • Update existing software to run on containers so it is compatible with a wider range of hardware technologies.
  • Write testing and validation procedures to ensure that the features within an application are working accurately and the software is aligned with the needs of the end user.
  • Coordinate with internal and external teams, communities and stakeholders to identify and analyze best practice solutions in a peer reviewed environment.
  • Prepare reports, presentations, and videos that explain the project work completed, and promote the work with key stakeholders.
  • Leverage data and analytical tools to support internal and external teams and their application requirements.

The salary for this position is $127,890 - $211,180/year. Actual offer will be based on your qualifications.

What you will bring

  • Bachelor’s degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science or related field and three (3) years of experience in the job offered or related role.
  • Must have three (3) years of experience with: container technologies, including Docker and Kubernetes; open-source Machine Learning technologies and frameworks; developing and deploying Machine Learning models; and developing and using Data Visualization tools and Jupyter notebooks.
  • Must have three (3) years of programming experience with Python and SQL.
  • Must have two (2) years of experience with: unit testing frameworks and methodologies; and cloud-based infrastructures.
  • Must have one (1) year of experience with version control tools.
  • Must have six (6) months of experience with neural networks.

Pay Transparency

Red Hat determines compensation based on several factors including but not limited to job location, experience, applicable skills and training, external market value, and internal pay equity. Annual salary is one component of Red Hat’s compensation package. This position may also be eligible for bonus, commission, and/or equity. For positions with Remote-US locations, the actual salary range for the position may differ based on location but will be commensurate with job duties and relevant work experience.

About Red Hat

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver high-performing Linux, cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Spread across 40+ countries, our associates have the flexibility to choose the work environment that suits their needs from in-office to fully remote to office-flex. Red Hatters are encouraged to bring their best ideas, no matter their title or tenure. We’re a leader in open source because of our open and inclusive environment. We hire creative, passionate people ready to contribute their ideas, help solve complex problems, and make an impact. Opportunities are open. Join us.


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Flexible Spending Account - healthcare and dependent care
  • Health Savings Account - high deductible medical plan
  • Retirement 401(k) with employer match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Paid parental leave plans for all new parents
  • Leave benefits including disability, paid family medical leave, and paid military leave

Additional benefits including employee stock purchase plan, family planning reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, transportation expense account, employee assistance program, and more! Note: These benefits are only applicable to full time, permanent associates at Red Hat located in the United States.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Red Hat

Red Hat’s culture is built on the open source principles of transparency, collaboration, and inclusion, where the best ideas can come from anywhere and anyone. When this is realized, it empowers people from diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences to come together to share ideas, challenge the status quo, and drive innovation. Our aspiration is that everyone experiences this culture with equal opportunity and access, and that all voices are not only heard but also celebrated. We hope you will join our celebration, and we welcome and encourage applicants from all the beautiful dimensions of diversity that compose our global village.

Equal Opportunity Policy (EEO)

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.


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