1. Performs a variety of duties involving the application of statistical skills to the design of research studies. Works as a member of a research team/study team to provide appropriate statistical input in the design, execution and analysis of studies. 2. Participates in the development of operations and procedures for the collection, editing, verification and management of statistical data. 3. Operates one or more systems of computer hardware and statistical analysis software for the management and analysis of data. Evaluates the statistical methods and procedures used to obtain data to ensure validity, applicability, efficiency, and accuracy. 4. Analyzes and interprets statistical data to identify significant differences in relationships among sources of information. 5. Processes large amounts of data for statistical modeling and graphic analysis, using computers. 6. Investigates, evaluates and prepares reports on applicability, efficiency, and accuracy of statistical methods used in obtaining and evaluation data. 7. Participates in the preparation of written and oral presentations that summarize the analysis of data, interprets the finding and provides conclusions and recommendations. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Previous experience as a statistician for healthcare services or medical field projects. Experience with healthcare data, particularly Medicare or other insurance claims data, clinical registry, Electronic Health Records (EHR), or patient reported outcomes for statistical analysis highly preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Previous experience as a statistician for healthcare services or medical field projects. Experience with healthcare data, particularly Medicare or other insurance claims data, clinical registry, Electronic Health Records (EHR), or patient reported outcomes for statistical analysis highly preferred.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proven reliability, professionalism and flexibility. Careful and thorough and at the same time adaptable and innovative in conducting statistical analysis.
Posting Position Title: Statistician Entry
Required Skill/ability 3: Well-developed analytical, organizational, oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated strong ability to communicate technical ideas and results to non-technical customers in written and verbal formats.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Statistician 1
Required Skill/ability 1: Coursework in generalized linear, generalized linear mixed, survival, and Bayesian models and/or machine learning methods.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment and manage/prioritize multiple projects to ensure their quality and on-time delivery.
Required Skill/ability 2: Knowledge and related experience utilizing statistical programming (SAS/R/Python) for generalized linear, generalized linear mixed, survival, and Bayesian models and/or machine learning applications.
Master's degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Epidemiology or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 62878BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.