A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
Data Reporting - writing and editing programs to clean, manage, merge and analyze data, and preparing data reports to participating sites with meticulous attention to detail. All work and analyses must be performed using an annotated program (preferably SAS), as all work must be reproducible, with thorough preparation and maintenance of technical documentation of all data and analysis files.
Data Cleaning – Independently conduct internal reviews of the data for quality and reasonableness and make suggestions for ways to improve the data collection process.
Data Support - Develop, test, and recommend report formats and graphical representations of data. Develop and deliver written, graphical, and/or verbal presentations of the data. Respond in a timely manner to data requests from internal and external collaborators.
Data Knowledge – The candidate will develop a working understanding of the data that is being collected and the connections between the various data elements to allow for appropriate querying of the data and participate in all activities related to data quality, integrity, analysis, and reporting.
Minimum of a bachelor's degree in computer science, biostatistics/statistics or relevant health care-related field. Well-developed skills in using database query tools and reporting software. Detail-oriented with strong organizational, analytical, and problem solving skills. Exceptional verbal and written communications skills including the ability to appropriately interact with external collaborators. Must be a team-player with demonstrated ability to work well with others.
Masters level training is preferred. At least 5 years of experience in the management, analysis and interpretation of patient-related health care data using standard software (such as Stata, SAS, or R). Knowledge of health services research design and fundamental epidemiologic principles a plus. Business Objects experience preferred. Independent computer programming highly desired. Knowledge of or experience in the delivery of inpatient care is a plus.
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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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