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Data Analyst C
Job Description Summary
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/
Li-San Wangâ™s Lab is hiring a Data Analyst to support ongoing genome-wide association studies and high-throughput DNA-Seq and RNA-Seq projects. The duties of the staff member include (1) receive, review, process, and harmonize phenotype, GWAS and sequencing primary and secondary data from collaborators and genotyping facilities; (2) contribute to the development and maintenance of software for genetics/genomics data analysis and management; (3) maintain data records, documentation, and access; (4) distribute genetic and genomic data to collaborators and approved investigators through NIAGADS or other data repositories managed by Wang lab, as instructed by the individual project administration teams. Position is contingent upon funding.
Qualifications Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of data analyst experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Required knowledge includes process and data modeling, data architectural development methodology and working knowledge of databases. Experience using data analysis tool and databases. Demonstrated competence in systems analysis and design and the ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies
Working Conditions Office, Library, Computer Room
Physical Effort Typically sitting at desk or table
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$50,684.00 - $138,391.00
Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00011209
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