Statistical Programmer

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
19 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Aug 2017
Ref
8906/G1817
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tracking Code 8906/G1817

Job Description

Primarily responsible for designing, developing, and executing statistical analysis leveraging research study databases.

Design, execute, interpret and present results of statistical analyses, as well as manage the collection and processing of data for epidemiological and biomedical research projects at Boston University and other research organizations.

Statistical Programming: Write code for analysis using SAS statistical software to label & format variable in project data sets and create derived variables; create & execute programs to generate descriptive statistics & frequencies on all variables; create & maintain programs to generate reports of study progress and other reports required by project; develop programs for data quality checks.

Design Statistical Analyses & present results: Determine the type of analyses for the project in collaboration with project statistician.

Write programming code for statistical analyses required for abstracts, manuscripts and presentations.

Produce table and figures depicting results of analyses, along with written interpretation.

Data Management: Develop and implement procedures for data quality checks; communicate details on data discrepancies with study staff; coordinate and document data received from different sources, (web data entry, paper data collection forms, TELEform, clinical data warehouse, clinical labs); advise on development of forms for data collection.

Provide Principal Investigators written sections on data management and statistical methods for grants.

Required Skills

Bachelor's Degree and 1-3 years of experience required

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular