Job Description

Payroll Title:
RSCH DATA ANL 3
Department:
PEDIATRICS
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Frost Street
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
Uncovered
Total Openings:
3
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#116199 Senior Statistician

Filing Deadline: Tue 5/24/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 05/13/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 05/24/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

This position will work remotely at first, but will likely be a hybrid/remote in the future. Hybrid schedule will include a combination of working onsite at the Front Street location and remotely.

DESCRIPTION

Department of Pediatrics is one of the largest departments within the UCSD School of Medicine with comprehensive clinical programs, extensive basic science and clinical research, and diverse educational opportunities for students, residents and fellows. The internationally renowned faculty play a major role in medical and graduate student training, providing educational and programmatic offerings that span several disciplines, and provide diversity to meet the interests of a broad spectrum of students and scholars. More than one hundred trainees at the graduate student and postdoctoral level, as well as more than 300 professional, research and administrative staff who along with the department administrators interact closely with the faculty. The diverse mix of ages, backgrounds, and talents creates a robust work environment with challenging career opportunities and a commitment to continued growth potential. We constantly seek to recruit highly motivated, technologically-advanced and interested individuals to become a part of our dynamic cutting-edge research, clinical, and educational environment.

The incumbent performs moderately to highly complex statistical computations for investigators in the Division of Dysmorphology/Teratology in the Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Better Beginnings at UCSD under the guidance of a senior faculty statistician. The incumbent prepares statistical tables for periodic and special reports for multiple projects sponsored by various pharmaceutical companies; consults regarding study design for studies of moderate to high statistical complexity and scope; provides assistance to students in the Division on statistical issues; and contributes to manuscript and grant proposal development for studies requiring moderately complex statistical methods.

Uses skills as a seasoned, experienced research professional with a full understanding of in-depth statistical analyses and / or research software programming techniques. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Seven years of related experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor’s degree in related area plus three years of related experience/training.

  • Thorough skills associated with statistical analysis and consultation.

  • Demonstrated experience doing complex statistical programming. Proficient in R programming. Knowledge of SAS and SPSS would be a plus.

  • Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing.

  • Skills in project management.

  • Research skills at a level to evaluate alternate solutions and develop recommendations.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Demonstrated knowledge of relational database concepts, programming, and SQL language.

  • Experience designing, implementing, maintaining and using large and complex databases.

  • Ability to recommend plans for research design.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health Sciences is comprised of our School of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science, and our Student Health and Well-Being Department. We have long been at the forefront of translational - or "bench-to-bedside" - research, transforming patient care through discovery and innovation leading to new drugs and technologies. Translational research is carried out every day in the hundreds of clinical trials of promising new therapies offered through UC San Diego Health, and in the drive of our researchers and clinician-scientists who are committed to having a significant impact on patient care. We invite you to join our team!

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Application Instructions

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