16 days old

Data Analyst

Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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    $50 To $55

We have a 6 month contract opportunity for a Data Analyst in Walnut Creek, CA.

Job Description:

Data Analysts support the data analysis and management needs of R&D projects, products and initiatives. This position is responsible for the creation, cleaning, organizing, and maintenance of data, assisting with the creation of complex data analytic files, as needed. The key activities to support this effort will be the extraction of data from various systems, sources and data warehouses; preparation of data for statistical analysis; and validation of all data sets produced. Responsibilities may also include the conduct of descriptive, exploratory and graphical analyses.

Data Analysts will provide support for product development and quality improvement initiatives, as well as research projects. For the latter, Analysts will be responsible for ensuring data integrity, privacy and confidentiality in accordance with HIPAA and IRB guidance.


Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate quantitative information to investigators and other personnel

Demonstrated advanced programming skills (especially SAS and SQL) and database development skills (ACCESS, Microsoft SQL Server) and the ability to instruct users on database capabilities, and:

Database design and development experience strongly preferred

Experience with data warehouse load processes, and data retrieval and analysis strongly preferred.

Demonstrated knowledge of basic research methodology and data collection procedures.

Ability to work independently on multiple projects simultaneously.

Management skills including planning, estimating resource requirements for assigned tasks, and oral/written communication skills to report project status

Proficiency in Microsoft Office

Individuals with a minimum of 3 years experience may qualify for an Information Management Analyst II position.

a. Experience with statistical analysis software (R, SAS)

b. Experience with data management and ETL (SQL)

c. Demonstrated understanding of research principles and HIPAA privacy issues

d. Experience analyzing clinical/electronic health record data


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