UC Davis Medical Center

 

Computational and Data Science Research Specialist

Company:
UC Davis Medical Center

Location:
Sacramento, CA

Contact Person:
Human Resources

Phone, Email, Postal Address:
(209) 343-1900
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# of Openings: 1

How to Apply:

To view full job description and submit an on-line application visit UC Davis Career Opportunities at:

https://careers.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/psp/extapp1/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/ROLE_APPLICANT.UC_HR_JOB_POST.GBL?Page=UC_HR_JOB_POST&Action=U&JOB_REQ_NBR=053697

Requisition number #053697

Abstract:

UC Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, CA

Computational and Data Science Research Specialist
Salary Range: $2513.60 to $5141.60 Biweekly
Final Filing Date: 09/08/2018
The University of California, Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employee

Responsibilities:

Under the direction of the Chief of the Cancer Surveillance Research Unit (CSRU), the Computational and Data Science Research Specialist 3 will be responsible for (a) overseeing and performing statistical analysis of cancer registry data, (b) overseeing and performing electronic data linkages between registry data and other databases, (c) creating analytical cancer data files, (d) supporting the enhancement and quality of CCR research data and (e) leading mapping and geographic analysis.

Pay Rate / Salary:

$2513.60 to $5141.60 Biweekly

Skills / Education Requirements:

College degree in epidemiology, statistics or related field or equivalent experience.

Operating Systems:

Strong SAS and R programming skills, Experience with Seer*Prep software.

Qualifications:

    REQUIRED:

  • – College degree in epidemiology, statistics or related field or equivalent experience.
  • – Strong SAS and R programming skills.
  • – Considerable experience with statistical analysis of clinical and health outcomes.
  • – Well-rounded knowledge of biostatistics and epidemiology.
  • – Strong analytical and reasoning skills.
  • – Knowledge of methods in cancer surveillance.
  • – Oral and written communication skills to communicate and convey information/data effectively at a professional level with a diverse group of individuals/public.

    PREFERRED:

  • – Experience with electronic data linkages.
  • – Experience with Seer*Prep software.
  • – Experience with cancer registry data and operations.

    SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:

  • – Must be able to work flexible schedule and occasional overtime.
  • – Must be able to travel to and from different locations for work.
  • – THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT.
  • Date Posted: 08-24-2018