Detailed Job Description
The Research Data Analyst
provides analytical support for research efforts. Primary focuses include the
management and manipulation of data, applied statistical analyses,
interpretation of results, and assists with report generation.
Additional Department Summary:
This position will be
responsible for providing analytical support for research efforts, specifically
those involving extramural funding opportunities. Success in this position is contingent on the
ability to properly and effectively communicate appropriate statistical design
methods as well as findings from these analytical procedures. Additionally, this position will include
budget management and oversight of graduate research assistants (GRA). Funding for the position will be evaluated
Required Minimum Qualifications
A minimum of a masters degree in statistics/biostatistics,
math or a related field and two years statistical analysis experience. Must
have a strong working knowledge of relevant statistical analytic methods,
relevant experience with organizing computer databases, and using statistical
software (e.g., SPSS, SAS) OR Doctoral degree in statistics, math, or closely
Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:
MBA with a
concentration in business analytics will be considered.Must have valid U.S. driver's license. Must
be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report as determined
by the insurance carrier.
Skills and Knowledge:
statistical research analyst must be able to demonstrate proficiency in data
management and analysis. The analyst must also be able to effectively develop
statistical models for high level analysis and strategic decision making. The analyst must be able to effectively
communicate their findings through written media and through oral presentation,
as needed. The analyst should be able to create and maintain a budget and have
experience in supervising students. The
analyst must be able to develop and implement HIPAA compliance policies.
candidates have a master's degree in applied statistics/biostatistics or a
master's of business administration (MBA) with a concentration in business
analytics. Candidates with certification in Base SAS, with working knowledge or
certification in Enterprise Guide, Enterprise Miner and/or JMP will be favored.
In addition, at least five years of management experience, including but not
limited to the supervision, training and mentoring of subordinates and
budget/account management and review is preferred.
58 Monthly (exempt): -
Minimum - $ 37065.60 Midpoint - $ 53747.16
Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA
The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.