Internal Title: Data Specialist Analyst
Posting Number: STA00441PO18
College/Division: College of Social Work
Department: COSW Institute for Families in Society
Advertised Salary Range: $34,480-$36,000
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Information Technology
Advertised Job Summary: The Institute for Families in Society (IFS) at USC was established in the early 1990s through the interdisciplinary efforts of a task force commissioned by the University of South Carolina. The Division of Integrated Health & Policy Research (IHPR) is an interdisciplinary, applied research team within the IFS that conducts research and policy analysis on health and family issues that affect South Carolina and the nation. The Division is one of 27 University-based Research Centers and Institutes in the nation partnering with State Medicaid Agencies and has been continuously funded by a variety of contracts and grants for over 20 years. While positions are posted as grant-funded, they are intended to be continuous for as long as contract and grant funding is sustained. The Data Specialist Analyst position will work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team to acquire, analyze and transform large and complex data files, including healthcare claims and provider data. The Data Specialist Analyst will be a member of the Data Science team and Geographic Information Services (GIS) unit using the latest hardware, software, and analytic tools including SQL Server, Python, SAS, and R.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Bachelor's degree in Information Technology Systems or related field and 1 year related experience; or equivalency
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.