ICTS Research Data Analyst

Position Summary:

The Institute for Clinical and Translational Science is a special project department housed under the Office of Research on the UCI Campus. The UCI CTSA is one of 62 NIH-NCATS funded institutes in the US. The ICTS Mission is to improve health and healthcare by catalyzing translational research across the spectrum and by advancing the science of translation. The cohesive theme of ICTS is to build, track, implement, and evaluate sustainable programs that advance innovation, quality, efficiency, and value of translational science across the broad spectrum of clinical research. The ICTS functions as a local centerpiece for the national program, and we are dedicated to advancing scientific discovery and medical breakthroughs. Collectively, our goal is simple: to accelerate these discoveries from the lab and translate them into life-altering medical care. The Evaluation Team within the ICTS is tasked with tracking and evaluating the impact of ICTS activities for the purpose of quality improvement. The ICTS provides diverse resources to UCI researchers, such as faculty and student training awards, pilot study seed funding, expert consultation on statistical analyses, participant recruitment, and implementation of human subjects’ research studies, and professional education.

Under the general supervision of the PI, the incumbent will join the Program Evaluation Team of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science. Responsibilities will include managing, cleaning and analyzing a large number of data sets in varying formats, size and origin, such as program participant surveys, progress reports (including lists of publications and grants as well as professional development information), service utilization tracking databases, and meeting minutes. The incumbent will be expected to interact with UCI team members, including faculty and staff researchers from several departments, as well as with ICTS program administrators and others. The incumbent will be expected to provide, under supervision, support to data needs of all project teams as well as prepare analytical files, conduct statistical analyses and prepare data and findings for presentations. The incumbent will be expected to conduct literature searches if necessary, and support report and presentation preparation and work on research data reporting assignments that are of moderate diversity in scope. They will exercise judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Compensation Range:

$28.35 - $34.94

Department Website:

https://www.icts.uci.edu/

Required:

Graduation from college with a major in statistics or program evaluation or a related field and two years of professional statistical or program evaluation experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training.
Working knowledge of research function. Working skills in statistical analysis, systems programming, database design and data security measures. Working skills in analysis and consultation. Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing. Experience working in the area of program evaluation, including both qualitative and quantitative analyses. Demonstrated ability to communicate both orally and in writing with researchers, programmers, and program administrators at all levels. Demonstrated ability to resolve complex problems independently. Skilled in handling a large volume of project priorities, working on multiple tasks simultaneously, and shifting priorities as needed or directed. Ability to handle confidential materials in an appropriate manner. Ability to implement a variety of research data analytic mechanisms and reports; skill to analyze and organize information and provide comprehensive reports from data.

Preferred:

Experience using Atlas.ti a plus Master’s degree in related areas such as statistics, biostatistics, epidemiology, economics, policy analysis or public health.

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.

Qualifications: Skills

Working knowledge of research function. Required
Working skills in statistical analysis, systems programming, database design and data security measures. Required
Working skills in analysis and consultation. Required
Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing. Required
Experience working in the area of program evaluation, including both qualitative and quantitative analyses. Required
Demonstrated ability to communicate both orally and in writing with researchers, programmers, and program administrators at all levels. Required
Demonstrated ability to resolve complex problems independently. Required
Skilled in handling a large volume of project priorities, working on multiple tasks simultaneously, and shifting priorities as needed or directed. Required
Ability to handle confidential materials in an appropriate manner. Required
Ability to implement a variety of research data analytic mechanisms and reports; skill to analyze and organize information and provide comprehensive reports from data. Required
Experience using Atlas.ti a plus Preferred
Masters degree in related areas such as statistics, biostatistics, epidemiology, economics, policy analysis or public health. Preferred

Qualifications: Experience

Graduation from college with a major in statistics or program evaluation or a related field and two years of professional statistical or program evaluation experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Qualifications: Education
Bachelor's degree
How to apply

Please apply on the University of California, Irvine's employment website- https://careersucirvine.ttcportals.com/ For questions or additional information about this position, please contact Lisa Jones, ICTS Evaluation Manager lbj@uci.edu

Application Instructions

Please apply on the University of California, Irvine's employment website- https://careersucirvine.ttcportals.com/. For questions or additional information about this position, please contact Lisa Jones, ICTS Evaluation Manager lbj@uci.edu

Employer Job ID
26856-1A
Job Family
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City

Irvine, CA
United States

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Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 07:00