The University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public Health is seeking a Senior Data Analyst for their Health Policy & Management Division. The Senior Data Analyst will provide programming support to multiple projects associated with the Medicaid Research Center at the University of Pittsburgh Health Policy Institute.
Potential Medicaid projects will include:
- long-term care program evaluation - analyses of various social determinants of health and health care utilization - health profiles of vulnerable populations - pharmaceutical adherence - geospatial analyses of health resources and public health needs
This position will work with faculty members from all schools of the health sciences and other programmers on specific Medicaid projects. The Senior Data Analyst will be responsible for creating specific analytic files and variables by using complex data analytic techniques to aggregate the data. The incumbent will also be responsible for performing standard statistical analyses, presenting results, developing thorough documentation of the programming and results, and providing technical consultation to other staff.
Some assistance with presentations, reports, and manuscripts preparation will be required. Candidate must have experience with SAS and STATA programming and have a working knowledge of simple and advanced statistical procedures. Experience with very large healthcare datasets is preferred.
-Masters in computer science, statistics or biostatistics strongly preferred
-Will consider a combination of education and experience in lieu of master's degree
- Training and high level of experience with SAS and STATA is necessary. Experience with very large health care datasets is preferred
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Systems/Programmer.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Hiring Range: $46,644.00 - $76,440.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Internal Number: 19003203
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.