School of Medicine-RC - United States-Pennsylvania - (18000711)
The Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine is hiring a Data Analyst. The Statistical Data Analyst will work at the Center for Research Healthcare Data Center, which supports University researchers by providing expert consultation and direct assistance in areas including research study design, data management, and statistical analyses. The Specialist will work directly with senior, faculty-level statisticians to design and implement appropriate methods for the management and analysis of complex research study data. Other duties include assisting in manuscript preparation and drafting statistical analyses sections of new grant applications. The incumbent will also advise other CRHC staff on statistical programming issues. The Specialist must possess expert knowledge of research methodology, and statistics in particular, in order to work with a high level of autonomy.
Candidate must have a masters degree in statistics or related field with additional knowledge of statistical packages (SAS, STATA, R, or S-Plus). A combination of relevant experience and education may be substituted for a masters degree.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $30,732.00 - $49,296.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Preferred Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 18000711
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