STATISTICIAN III - School of Nursing

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

STATISTICIAN III - School of Nursing
SON-FACULTY AND STAFF

Duke University School of Nursing Statistician III

General Purpose Perform a variety of intermediate and advanced statistical, data management and technical activities associated with conducting health services research with large complex health data sets including, but are not limited to, the statistical design, preparing complex data requests, complex data management of large secondary data sets, and data analysis. This position reports to the Director, Research Oversight and Compliance Core, Office of Research Affairs.

Essential Duties
  • Use advanced SAS programming skills to utilize existing SAS programming code for complex, multi-year national health care datasets to support construction of complex variables.
  • Perform a variety of intermediate and advanced data management, statistical and technical activities for the statistical design, data collection, data compilation, data management, and data analysis, under the leadership of the PI of a research team.
  • Guide the development and training of project staff engaged in the collection, tabulation, management, and analysis of statistical data using a Linux server and advanced SAS analysis techniques.
  • Work as a member of the research team to support complex data management of large data sets.
  • Assist in the statistical design, execution and analysis data for the study. Perform data programing, management, and cleaning.
  • Construct complex analytical datasets from multiple health data files, creating longitudinal trajectories.
  • Structure and maintain data files for proper access and use. Ensure data security.
  • Responsible for maintenance and dissemination of comprehensive code books to investigator for each dataset.
  • Monitor database performance and serve as a quality control agent for database use.
  • Operate computer hardware and statistical analysis software to manage and analyze data in a Linux environment.
  • Prepare written reports and results sections of manuscripts as required. Provide oral presentations of statistical or technical scientific information to inform and report on the progress of research studies.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Requisition Number
401227620

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
2240 STATISTICIAN III

Job Family Level
80

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Position requires a minimum of a Master's degree in statistics, (bio) statistics or related field and 2 years relevant experience, or a Bachelor's degree in statistics, (bio) statistics or related field and 4 years relevant experience.

Experience

OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Auto req ID

87078BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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