Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
9/11/2017
Job Category:
Research
Industry:
Health Care & Medicine
Senior Statistician
(This job is no longer available)
UCLA Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
Assist in the statistical analysis of databases including, but not limited to: CHIS and CMS. Monitor and coordinate computerized data collection for UCLA-centered projects, including providing staff with feedback. Conduct statistical analyses to monitor and validate data as part of data quality procedures. Conduct statistical analyses as part of reports, presentations, and manuscripts. Assist in the use and interpretation of statistical analyses. Prepare tables, and figures summarizing study data. Write, proofread, and edit research manuscripts. Edit manuscripts and bibliographies for consistency of format with appropriate journal or granting agency style and format. Compile all documentation related to completed analyses. Work closely with co-investigators and provide them with analytical support in completing their manuscripts. Work closely with research assistants on data entry and data management procedures. *position may convert to career*

Job Qualifications
Required: Statistical analysis skills, knowledge, and abilities Demonstrated skill and experience using SAS and R. Familiarity with Databases - CHIS, CMS, BRFSS Demonstrate ability to conform to strict security and privacy protocols in the handling of sensitive data. Ability to write, proofread, and edit research manuscripts for scientific peer-review journals Ability to summarize results of analyses in graphs, tables and figures. Demonstrated excellent spoken/written English communication skills to convey application of and assumptions, limitations and results of statistical analyses to supervisor, other statisticians and faculty investigators. Demonstrate ability to manage work with competing project deadlines at the same time without loss of efficiency or accuracy. Skill to interact effectively with staff and faculty investigators. *position may convert to career*

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.