University of Utah Job Description
This position provides statistical analysis and programming support for projects within the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.
This position requires a minimum of an MS degree in statistics, biostatistics, or a related field, or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience) and ten or more years of relevant experience. Candidates must be an expert in the application of a wide range of basic and advanced statistical techniques, and be able to independently learn and apply new statistical techniques. Expert knowledge of both analysis and dataset programming in at least one statistical programming language such as SAS or R is required. Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); An ability to work on several projects simultaneously and manage deadlines, and; Good communication skills, including the ability to clearly explain statistical techniques and present data results, are also required.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Employees frequently work on multiple tasks at one time and as such may have competing deadlines or time constraints. Employees are expected to interact directly with internal and external customers in negotiating deadlines and completing work in a timely manner. Employees are expected to independently complete all assigned tasks and should seek collaboration and input from other statisticians as needed.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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