8 days old

Biostatistician

Atlanta, GA 30341
  • Job Code
    581565
  • Payrate
    $28 To $35

We are currently seeking a Biostatistician to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in transforming the future of technology and public health. This position will be located in Atlanta, GA and will become part of a team that provides Information Management support to our large, government client.


Daily role functions include;


Provide statistical support in the design and analysis of surveys, randomized controlled trials, risk factor assessments of reproductive health outcomes in childbearing-aged women who consume alcohol including modeling of data


Develop statistical and mathematical models to describe findings and describe current trends and changes in trends in alcohol consumption in childbearing aged women


Present possible hypotheses to be statistically explored


Provide statistical support for projects in the design and analysis of surveys, randomized controlled trials, and risk factor assessments of reproductive health outcomes in childbearing-aged women


Providing statistical input in the study design phase, analysis phase, as well as in careful review of the end product, focusing on appropriateness of statistical methods and validity of conclusions.


Establish and track time schedules for completing various phases of system development


Programming support shall include designing and maintaining customized databases for data entry and tracking, querying custom datasets for analysis, supporting and troubleshooting users, developing new functionality as indicated, developing a detailed understanding of existing databases, and running descriptive statistics and other computations as requested


Design and conduct methodologically sound research and evaluation studies using univariate, bivariate, multivariate and other statistical testing approaches as appropriate


Provide statistical support to include overseeing data cleaning and quality, the creation of datasets, working with CDC scientists to select analytic approaches appropriate to the objectives of the study, and conducting analyses using a variety of statistical techniques and software


Participate in the interpretation of study results and manuscript preparation


Update, create, or maintain project data resources such as in End Note/Excel, etc.


Requirements include:



  • Master's Degree in Statistics, Public Health or related field from an accredited college or university is required
  • At least two (2) or more years of Biostatistician experience
  • Experience in population-based surveillance
  • Experience working in the public health field, particularly birth defects and developmental disabilities
  • Knowledge and use of statistical software packages such as SAS, SUDDAN, and SPSS
  • Knowledge and experience in assuring data quality and validation and possess capabilities in basic and complex data analysis
  • Prior experience in informatics and provide information technology advice and consultations on solutions to technological problems
  • Knowledge of study design & ability to identify and explore potential sources of bias and confounding and a thorough understanding of statistical methods including but not limited to linear, logistic, and conditional logistic regression models
  • Ability to research, learn and provide innovative and original thinking with regards to study design and in the use of established and new statistical methods is also required
  • Good communication and writing skills are crucial as the core duties require regular interaction, both direct and in writing, with staff epidemiologists, health scientists, and programmers ?
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Must be multi-task oriented
  • Basic experience with Excel and End Note is a plus

Categories

  • Information Technology

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