1. Creates a relational database from existing study data currently stored in multiple data sources. Designs comprehensive and relational databases with advance knowledge of relevant applications impacting on the data analyses and reporting. 2. Develops and documents operational procedures for the collection, editing, verification and management of study data. Documents all study data files, data structure and relationships, variable definitions and data codes. Writes detailed specifications for analysis files and performs consistency checks. 3. Develops and implements relevant statistical programs to incorporate data from multiple studies/projects. 4. Organizes and creates documents and tables related to datasets; communicates with data sources about data accuracy and data dictionary. 5. Evaluates and analyzes data using accepted statistical techniques and statistical analysis software. Performs descriptive and multivariate statistical analyses of data, using computer software. 6. Uses advanced statistical knowledge to provide support in managing and analyzing data. 7. Designs and implements quality control measures to ensure accurate collection and processing of data. Ensures the integrity of databases used in analyses through development of essential data cleaning and checks, and data back-ups. 8. Responsible for the documentation and transmission of study data. Ensures that data are collected and completed in a timely manner at each site location. 9. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Experience with Google Cloud Platform (BigQuery, Cloud SQL, Cloud Datastore, and Cloud Storage). Experience with hosted platforms such as Google App Engine and CARTO. Experience working with geospatial biodiversity or remote sensing data.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience with Google Cloud Platform (BigQuery, Cloud SQL, Cloud Datastore, and Cloud Storage). Experience with hosted platforms such as Google App Engine and CARTO. Experience working with geospatial biodiversity or remote sensing data.
Required Skill/ability 5: Technical familiarity with Python, Shell scripting, Google App Engine and CARTO or comparable programs.
Posting Position Title: Data Analyst
Required Skill/ability 3: Well-developed written and oral communication skills with the ability to conduct written and oral presentations.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Spatial Data Analyst
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to work with large data, spatial data, and basic proficiency in Unix-based systems.
Required Skill/ability 4: Time management and attention to detail with the ability to plan, organize, multi- task, prioritize and manage a large volume of work in a complex and fast-paced environment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to work in a collaborative environment, receiving and providing feedback on code. Excellent analytical skills with a good problem-solving attitude.
Master's degree in statistics, computer science or a related field and two years of experience in data management and analysis or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with data collection and in coordinating efforts of multiple groups.
Internal Number: 61754BR
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