Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Prepare analytic datasets using data analysis software (E.g. R tidyverse packages, Pandas for Python).
Follow the standards of transparent and reproducible data science: Use version control software such as git and code with a literate programming style.
Anticipate data management needs, including identifying when data pulls will be necessary and obtaining newer versions of source national datasets.
Data visualization with appropriate statistical software, such as the ggplot2 package in R.
Fit complex statistical models with appropriate statistical software, such as R or Stata.
Train, tune, and test machine learning prediction models with appropriate statistical software, such as scikit-learn, tensor flow, or pytorch packages.
Investigate and apply new data science methodologies to projects.
Report results of data analysis, prepare figures and tables.
Assist with manuscript preparation.
Supervise medical students and other junior trainees.
Presents research findings at meetings.
Analyzes moderately complex data sets for the purpose of extracting and purposefully using applicable information.
Provides professional support to staff or faculty members in defining the project and applying principals of data science in manipulation, statistical applications, programming, analysis and modeling.
Performs other related work as needed.
Masterâ™s degree in statistics/epidemiology/computer science or related field.
Two or more years of experience conducting data analysis with analytic software (Stata, R, Python, etc.), query design, and presentation of data.
Previous experience with electronic health record data.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Attention to detail.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Work independently and as part of a team.
Cover Letter (required)
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