Data Management Analyst II

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Oct 13, 2020
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Analysts & Programming
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Data Management Analyst II

Job no: 514250
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Administrative/Professional, Engineering/Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology, Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:29080100 - MD-PATHOLOGY-GENERAL

Classification Title:

Data Management Analyst II

Job Description:

30% Design and manage data file systems from research projects that include multiple data sets. Using data from existing databases, including managing mortality, hospital emergency room data, prescription drug abuse data, as well as Florida Department of Health and other population-based datasets. Integrate several databases to create a system that uses multiple sources to show trends in outcomes related to the implementation of health policies. Manage databases by data cleaning, data structuring, data alignment, formatting, and preparing datasets for analysis and dissemination.

30% Conduct statistical data analyses and participate in the interpretation of results. Analyses include using descriptive and inferential statistics, and complex statistical analyses of longitudinal data. Use software to conduct multiple set of analysis, including SAS, Stata, Access, ArcGIS, and SQL. Conduct analyses using cross-sectional and longitudinal data at multiple levels, including individual, county and state-level. Use geospatial software to identify clusters, hotspots, as well as small area variation.

20% Participate in the design and implementation of data collection. Coordinate surveillance databases and evaluation studies with core partners. Use public health surveillance data, reported by core partners. Convene and organize meetings to communicate with core partners and staff. Conduct preliminary study reviews and propose study designs to evaluate the effects of surveillance databases.

10% Oversee statistical analyses and/or literature reviews conducted by graduate student research assistants and staff. Work closely with staff to collect, revise, and update databases and coordinate with core partners the preparation and dissemination of results and reports.

10% Prepare, in collaboration with faculty and staff, scientific reports, conference papers, policy briefs and journal articles. Attend and present results at national meetings, as well as state-level organizations

Expected Salary:

$65,000 - $76,000

Minimum Requirements:

Master’s degree in an appropriate area; or a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area and two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience conducting multivariate statistical analyses, complex longitudinal statistical methods, and large surveillance databases.

1) A master’s degree in Social Sciences, Health Informatics, Statistics, Biostatistics, Sociology, Psychology or other or related field; 2) Diverse skills in data management, programming, and statistical methods; 3) Ability and experience working with a number of software packages (e.g., SAS, Mplus, R, SPSS, Stata, Excel, ArcGIS, and Access); 4) Ability to work independently, take initiative, manage time and work with minimal supervision; and 5) Ability to analyze problems and make sound judgments. Experience working with several stakeholders, including government, academic, and community-based groups in the field of prescription drug abuse and health policy research is desired.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

This is a time-limited position.

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:Yes

Advertised: 12 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 19 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time

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