Uses data expertise, programing abilities, and critical thinking skills to solve complex issues as well as identify new and innovative uses and transformations of available data. Works collaboratively with investigators in the design of research studies and methodologies and creation of analytic datasets. Develops code to deliver high quality data products on time to customers. Assists in discussions with research staff to identify key areas and priorities for focus based on data and analysis. Participates in efforts to assess, recommend, implement, troubleshoot, validate, and interpret results.
Performs data extraction, manipulation, and summarization of large databases to create analytical datasets and provide a range of solutions to support Research activities.
Participates in the design, testing, validation, analysis and merging of data from a wide variety of source systems.
Participates in written and oral communication of analytical content/results and recommendations to research project team.
Able to create summarized findings and recommendations that are clearly presented.
Actively engages and contributes to assigned projects and when appropriate, development of phenotype algorithms.
Assists in discussions with research staff to identify key areas and priorities for focus based on data analysis.
Demonstrates knowledge of research methodology and research data collection methodologies.
Assists with educating the requester of any complexities associated with the data requests.
Performs SQL/SAS/ analytical programming, data management and database development skills for research projects.
Demonstrates aptitude to identify and resolve problems using knowledge, background and interactive problem solving and troubleshooting techniques.
With oversight, able to ensure accuracy, data integrity and completeness of data.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Bachelor's Degree-Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Science (Required)
Minimum of 1 year-Relevant experience* (Required)
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
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Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
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