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Senior Statistician 2/20/2017

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
H87359
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
AJE Ref #
577596954

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title:
Senior Statistician

UCLA Title:
Statistician, Sr

Job No.:
H87359

Work Hours:
To be determined

Work Location:
Westwood, CA

Job Type:
Limited Appt

Duration:
12 months

Minimum Salary:
$29.74 / $5175

Maximum Salary:
$58.76 / $10225

Layoff Referral Deadline:


Bargaining Unit:
99



JOB DUTIES:

Assist in the statistical analysis of databases including, but not limited to: CHIS and CMS. Monitor and coordinate computerized data collection for UCLA-centered projects, including providing staff with feedback. Conduct statistical analyses to monitor and validate data as part of data quality procedures. Conduct statistical analyses as part of reports, presentations, and manuscripts. Assist in the use and interpretation of statistical analyses. Prepare tables, and figures summarizing study data. Write, proofread, and edit research manuscripts. Edit manuscripts and bibliographies for consistency of format with appropriate journal or granting agency style and format. Compile all documentation related to completed analyses. Work closely with co-investigators and provide them with analytical support in completing their manuscripts. Work closely with research assistants on data entry and data management procedures.

*position may convert to career*



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

Statistical analysis skills, knowledge, and abilities

Demonstrated skill and experience using SAS and R.

Familiarity with Databases - CHIS, CMS, BRFSS

Demonstrate ability to conform to strict security and privacy protocols in the handling of sensitive data.

Ability to write, proofread, and edit research manuscripts for scientific peer-review journals

Ability to summarize results of analyses in graphs, tables and figures.

Demonstrated excellent spoken/written English communication skills to convey application of and assumptions, limitations and results of statistical analyses to supervisor, other statisticians and faculty investigators.

Demonstrate ability to manage work with competing project deadlines at the same time without loss of efficiency or accuracy.

Skill to interact effectively with staff and faculty investigators.

*position may convert to career*



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