American Heart Association Statistical Analyst in Dallas, Texas
Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?
Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? you bet!
This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.
The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for a Statistical Analyst ! This individual will be responsible for performing statistical modeling and analysis of multilevel data sets in order to predict or report outcomes of AHA programs and research. Responsible for the organization, analysis, and reporting of data collected from various sources, including AHA program data and national health surveillance data. Responsible for applying various visualization and business intelligence tools to provide understanding and communicate data to support organizational decision making.
This position can be remote/home based!
Essential Job Duties:
Conducts data analysis with quantitative and qualitative data. Analyzes data using a variety of statistical methods such as, logistic, and linear regression; GEE or random effects models for longitudinal or multilevel analysis, latent class group-based analyses, and analysis of missing data. Develops summary reports that include interpretation of findings
Programming in R and/or Python, and/or SAS. Able to write and share code via R and Jupyter notebooks, GitHub, and build tutorials with AHA collaborators/clients
Prepares analysis plans and statistical reports for ongoing scientific investigations and presentations, prepares program evaluation reports to inform recommendations for quality improvement; develop fact sheets and brief reports to substantiate facts for all AHA activities
Develops and manages data dictionaries and documentation of data reporting standards. Assists in data cleaning, quality control of data collection and database management. Understands data standards such as OMOP and can facilitate in deriving variables as well as manipulate and transform data as needed
Develops interactive data documentation, data summaries, and provides access via web-based user interfaces
Master’s Degree in Public Health, Bioinformatics, Bio-statistics, Epidemiology or related area
Two (2) - Three (3) years of professional work experience in statistical analysis and modeling in the health care field which includes hypothesis testing, logistic and linear regression, parametric and non-parametric methods
Proficiency in computer programming (SAS, R, Python) to support statistical analysis additional analysis tools, and database management
Proficient with data cleaning, and quality control methods
Excellent written communication skills with a focus on interpretation of statistical output appropriate for a variety of audiences
Experience with analysis of data focused on cardiovascular disease, claims data, social determinants of health data
Effective writing skills for different audiences (scientific, media, lay, etc.)
Effective web-development and data visualization skills
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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Posted Date 3 months ago (1/22/2021 11:55 AM)
Requisition ID 2020-5957
Job Family Group Science and Research
Job Category Health Strategies
Location: Dallas, TX