Research Data Analyst - #390648

Johns Hopkins University

Date: 08/20/2021 01:00 AM

City: Sherwood, Maryland

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

The Department of Surgery is seeking a Research Data Analyst to assist in the analytic datasets incorporating data from multiple sources, especially healthcare claims data, EHR data, and public health datasets to develop and implement study designs while maintaining data quality assurance procedures to ensure validity and reliability of study results. The Research Data Analyst is critical to execute our nationally funded healthcare research. This role will work primarily on our clinical, public health and policy research to reduce costs and increase access to health care, and reduce overuse/ misuse of medical care. This individual will work closely with other research team members to support the conduct of the research. They will help manage, prepare, analyze, and interpret data, as well as report on analysis results

Specific Duties & Responsibilities:

Manage datasets/variables and perform data cleaning, including identifying potential problems with study data and collaborating with research team to resolve issues encountered

Merge, create, and recode variables to prepare data for analyses

Develop data cleaning programs for forms

Develop and implement data quality assurance procedures to ensure validity and reliability of study results

Create datasets for analysis by other investigators

Write detailed documentation/specifications for analysis data sets and related files

Perform analyses on datasets and document analyses using SAS and other statistical software packages, analyses include logistic and linear regression

Create tables and figures in publication-quality form summarizing the results of statistical analyses and present results orally to study investigators

Contribute to writing and reviewing drafts of reports, posters, and manuscripts, including writing up interpretation of analysis results and description of statistical methods used

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Public Health, Statistics, or related discipline and three years of experience in public health or healthcare related research


Master's Degree Public Health, Statistics, or related discipline and one year of experience in Public Health or healthcare related research

Additional education (Master's level) may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula

JHU Equivalency Formula: 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum experience required for the respective job

Preferred Qualifications:

Qualitative research skills

Strong programing skills in SAS, Stata, or R

Ability to critically analyze research studies

Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Strong organizational, communication, problem solving, and writing skills

Ability to work independently and meet project deadlines

Strong time management

Classified Title: Research Data Analyst

Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MC

Starting Salary Range: $45,647 - $62,847 annually (commensurate with experience)

Employee group: Full Time

Schedule: M-F, 8 - 4 pm

Exempt Status: Exempt

Location: Remote

Department name: SOM Sur Transplant Surgery

Personnel area: School of Medicine

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