Statistical Data Analyst - Ob/Gyn

Washington University in St. Louis - St. Louis, MO4.1

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Ob/Gyn. The position is located at 22 N Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions

Performs data management and/or data analysis for investigators using statistical packages. Assists investigators in the design of experiments, clinical trial and epidemiological studies.

Performs data analysis and/or data management for investigators using the latest and best methodologies as implemented in statistical packages (R, SAS, Stata, Matlab) including generation of tables and graphs.
Performs the full spectrum of data modeling, from the data storage, processing and cleaning, to the creation insight and knowledge based on deep statistical analytical methods.
Closely collaborates with data analysts, data engineers, staff scientists, and principal investigators to provide data-driven solutions to scientific questions.
Assists in data base design, implementation and maintenance of data collected over time for research purposes, including acquisition, editing and reporting.
May assist in design and development of data entry systems.
May function as a statistical consultant primarily in collaborative studies involving the medical school community.

Required Qualifications

Equivalent of Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (such as, Math, Statistics, Computer Science or Epidemiology).
Experience and proficiency with data analysis and data management utilizing statistical packages utilized by department/s.

Preferred Qualifications

Equivalent of Master’s degree in a relevant field (such as Statistics, Biostatistics, or Epidemiology).
Experience in biomedical and/or clinical studies desirable.
Advanced data analysis and computation skills, including statistical programs (ex.: R, SAS, Matlab, or Stata).
Advanced knowledge in statistics, math and/or computer science.
Advanced investigative, analytical and problem solving skills.
Understand the core scientific questions and develop the methodology to address the questions.
Demonstrated ability to apply image processing, machine learning/deep learning or other computational approaches to establish, develop, and improve the analytical methodologies.
Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrated organization skills.

Salary Range

The hiring range for this position is $47,029 - $59,987 annually.


This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at to view a summary of benefits.

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.