JOB DESCRIPTION: Creates and maintains a data dictionary and meta data. Supports efforts to ensure that data standards are developed and maintained. Ensures that the uses of data through reports and queries are accurate. Supports business and system re-engineering and architecture development to define future data needs. Serves as an organizational consultant on matters relating to databases by providing expertise to assist users in meeting their needs.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Two years of experience in processes and standards related to data OR a bachelor's degree.
Excellent working knowledge of SAS, including SAS ODS graphics, and SAS SQL. Experience with other programming languages such as R and MYSQL a plus. Experience working with relational database structures such as Microsoft Access, SQL, or other form collection tools. Experience using REDCap for conducting studies, managing and exporting data, and reporting. Experience in generating SAS-based reports using a variety of methods (e.g., PROC REPORT, PROC TABULATE) and exporting those reports to other formats such as Microsoft Excel, PDF, and HTML. Knowledge of web-based survey development in using tools such as ACASI, Qualtrics, RedCAP, etc. Outstanding organizational skills, ability to work with quantitative data, basic understanding of epidemiology and biostatistics, familiarity with epidemiologic/medical terminology. Ability to work independently to identify logic flaws, invalid responses, problem-solve and develop solutions. Able to handle multiple tasks at once; meet deadlines, familiar with databases. Demonstrated experience contributing data analysis to manuscripts and reports to funding agencies.