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DOCM DATA ANALYST

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Reference Number 40-27785
Posted Job Title DOCM DATA ANALYST
School Name Perelman School of Medicine
Org CC-Cancer Center
Posted to the Web 01/25/2018
Posted Job/Salary Grade C
Employment Type Exempt
Hours N/A
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule 8am-5pm
Months 12
Position Length Contingent Upon Funding
Position End Date
University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

School/Center Overview

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/

Duties

Reporting directly to the Chief Compliance Officer- Clinical Research (CCOCR) at the Abramson Cancer Center, the Data Analyst is responsible for Interpreting data, analyzing results using statistical techniques and providing ongoing reports; Developing and implementing data analyses, data collection systems and other strategies that optimize efficiency and quality; Acquiring data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining databases; identify trends or patterns in complex datasets; filter and clean data by reviewing computer reports and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems; locate and define new process improvement needs; conducting full lifecycle analysis to include requirements, activities and design; develop analysis and reporting capabilities; monitor performance and quality control plans to identify improvements; work collaboratively with other IT/IS groups using that support the technology needs of the Abramson Cancer Center Department of Operations, Compliance and Monitoring (DOCM); and write SOPs and MOPs as needed.

Qualifications

Minimum of a BA/BS and 2 to 3 years of experience in Information Systems/Management, Mathematics, Statistics, or Computer Science or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. At least 2+ years of proven experience as a data analyst or business data analyst; technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques; strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects, etc.); databases (SQL, etc), programming (XML, Javascript, or ETL Frameworks); knowledge of statistics and using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (SAS, SPSS, Excel); strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze disseminate significant amounts of data with strong attention to detail and accuracy; adept at queries, reporting and presenting findings; must have good oral and written communications skills; experience writing technical documents is necessary. Clinical Research experience is a strong plus.

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/34169

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  3. * How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
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    • 7 to 10 Years
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter