SIS is seeking a full-time mathematical statistician to support the CDC’s Division of Health Care Statistics in Hyattsville, MD. The potential candidate must be familiar with ambulatory health care data to include surveys (NHAMS & NAMCS).
Responsibilities: – Processing of data – Data Quality Checks – Edit Processing – Interpretation of Mathematical Specifications into SAS coding for purposes of creating national/state estimates of data – Creation of SUDAAN variables – Review of Singletons in data – Creation of ASCII files for public use – Creation and/or updating of data dictionaries – Design and develop new mathematical statistical models, methods and/or techniques such as sample and survey designs for related data collection. – Evaluate data resulting from application of mathematical statistic tools, model, method and techniques to the public health area. – Apply and modify established methods, modeling techniques, and procedures in conducting analysis to improve sample surveys or experimental designs and to conduct evaluations of data collection, reduction and processing. – Perform disclosure review analysis and write-up.
-MPH or MS in Quantitative Discipline 5-7 years of related work experience
-Experience with Base SAS with knowledge of ODS
-Experience with SUDAAN preferred Knowledge of statistical methodology and processes used in creating survey data estimates
-Experience in applying statistical methods, theories and techniques
-Experience with public health data preferred Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $90,000.00 to $103,000.00 /year