Senior Research Analyst

University of Utah   Salt Lake City, UT   Full-time     Research
Posted on July 29, 2020

Senior Research Analyst at the University of Utah in SLC: Requires at least a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science or related field such as business analytics, data science, or information systems. Requires 12-months employment experience with biomedical data and programming with applied statistics, such as regression or survival models; Competency in SQL programming language and SAS as demonstrated through standardized testing to be completed at the time of interview. The Senior Research Analyst in the Division of Epidemiology will design strategies for database systems and set standards for operations; conduct advanced statistical analysis of qualitative and quantitative data; and interpret results. Will use the Veterans Healthcare Administration and University data warehouse schemas to build data science pipelines to facilitate large scale health data research and identify clinical practice patterns within the health care systems. This involves building complex algorithms to identify/classify clinical data; and apply natural language processing using advanced analytical techniques, including machine learning, advanced neural network techniques in R, Python.