Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Bachelor's Degree (foreign equivalent or higher) in Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics. Experience with data models and database design development. Experience with generating reports. Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc). Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy. Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings.
Master's degree (foreign equivalent or higher) in Data Analytics Informatics, Public Health, Social Sciences, or another relevant field. Two (2) years of full-time experience working as a Data Analyst. Experience performing informatics-related work in a clinical or research environment. Familiarity with the WTC Health Program policies and procedures.
Brief Description of Duties:
Working closely under the supervision of the Stony Brook World Trade Center Health Program's Informatics Project Supervisor and along with the Stony Brook World Trade Center Health Program's Data Manager, the Informatics Data Analyst's responsibility will include optimizing: data collection, data management systems, data analysis, reporting, and dashboards. The successful candidate must possess excellent organizational and communication skills. They must be self-driven, detail oriented, and able to successfully navigate simultaneous tasks in a fast-paced team environment. .
Identify and troubleshoot issues in data transmission with managers/supervisors, including researching solutions and guiding users through corrective steps.
Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports
Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems
Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
Filter and "clean" data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators
Provide technical support to data analytics functions as they relate to varied processes, and development and implementation of various reporting and BI tools tied to business unit reporting requirements. Creates new BI reports and interactive dashboards as required.
Improves program conformance by testing data, comparing data with established standards, and remediating data with managers/supervisors.
Remediate data errors by training users, interpreting instructions and answering questions.
Generate comprehensive reports with the aim of assisting admin staff and the quality assurance team
Creating ad-hoc SQL queries to aid and support program requirements.
Adhere to program standards for performance metrics, data collection, data integrity, query design, and reporting format to ensure high quality, meaningful analytic output.
Produce data oriented reports, present data analysis reports, and trends.
Report design and build using various tools.
Creation of real time dashboards in Excel (pivot tables) and Tableau.
Respond to routine and ad hoc inquiries.
Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.
Responsible for updating data collection tools.
Develop and run database queries to provide staff, management, and investigators with high-quality datasets (properly labeled and with minimal error) to support operational decision making and research needs.
In conjunction with the Informatics Project Supervisor, act as a liaison between clinic staff and Stony Brook IT to optimize the Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system and adjust it to staff's needs and workflow changes, resolve issues, and train staff on optimal use of the system.
Computerize procedures and data collection and upgrade existing computerized data management platforms (i.e. databases, spreadsheets) to enhance efficiency and quality of data and patient care.
Identify and assist in the resolution of technical and operational issues internally and externally.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. **The incumbent must be willing to work and travel between the Mineola and Commack clinic locations. Occasional Evenings and Saturdays will be required.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information,veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.
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Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Commack
Department/Hiring Area: Medicine/WTC Health Program-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Jul 29, 2020
Posting End Date: Aug 13, 2020, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Salary Grade: N11
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 2001978
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