Serves as a Senior Research Analytics Specialist (SRAS) for the Health Services Outcomes Research Center in the Department of Surgery; serves as primary data management expert in the center; manages and leads daily operations of center research computing infrastructure; oversees all data sets in accordance with IRB, DUA and other requirement for continuing compliance; collaborates with biostatisticians with the preparation of data for analysis projects, including cutting and merging datasets, defining working variables and assigning individual-specific access to data on an as-needed basis as permitted under IRB, DUA and other requirements; provides advanced qualitative and quantitative analysis to support and promote health services outcomes research; designs, builds and establishes electronic data capture systems; serves as primary point of contact for the center with the OSUWMC IT group and assures continuing compliance with data security and server operational best practices; advises and provides technical expertise to faculty in the development of new databases for data collected locally under IRB approval and with preparation of research data sets based upon locally collected data.
Bachelors degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, information science or related area or equiv combination of education & experience required; Master's degree preferred; considerable experience in research data analytics using analytic software such as SAS, Stata, R, required; knowledge of statistical computer programming required; considerable experience designing and using advanced electronic data capture systems required; experience in a health services research capacity desired; experience working with large datasets desired. Requires successful completion of a background check. Qualified candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.
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