Department Name: 7P210:KY INJURY PREV & RESEARCH CTR
This grant funded Data Management Specialist position is in direct support of the Kentucky Injury Prevention Center's CDC funded Overdose Data to Action Program and will manage the program's data needs by preparing data launches, maintenance of data capture, and support in the preparation of deliverables to CDC and state and community stakeholders.
We are seeking applicants who can maintain documentation, implement appropriate ETL processes, perform ETL and data quality assurance processes, and help coordinate data use within OD2A data team, KIPRC faculty associates, and students.
This position primarily focuses on data engineering to support data-driven tasks and the data science goals of a multidisciplinary team of researchers, staff, and partners. This position requires knowledge of relational databases, experience programming and automating tasks, and proficiency with database querying languages (SQL).
Ideal candidates will have prior experience with tools designed to extract, transform, and load (ETL) data. This position will monitor KIPRC data access, maintain data and process documentation, optimize SQL queries, databases and processes, and give technical database and infrastructure support as needed.
SAS, R, ArcGIS, SQL, knowledge of medical records and administrative billing claims.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Bachelor's degree plus seven or more years related experience in management, computing, data science and/or data management preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.