Boston College Research Statistician #4189 in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Job Description The Research Statistician is responsible for providing faculty with direct consulting, user support, and training in relevant applications and tools for prospective grants, publications, presentations; workshops and other academic projects; provide post-award support; provide expertise and support in the use of statistics, data analysis and writing data analysis sections for grant applications, manuscripts, computational projects and applications with large and small datasets; develop online documentation and training materials relevant to statistics/data science and help manage workshops. Specifically: - Develop data quality plans and data management plans in coordination with study investigators - Prepare Statistical Analysis Plans - Run data/statistical analysis - Perform, interpret and document analysis - Present results in written and verbal form - Manage computer systems, write programs, and train others in the use of systems - Review the design and content of database designs - Institute procedures to assure data quality and guarantees study protocols are followed appropriately. Salary: Salary: $90,251/year Requirements Minimum Requirements: Master?s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Statistics, Data Science or related field; plus 2 yrs. experience in an occupation performing advanced statistical analysis in a research environment, including the following which may be gained concurrently: 2 yrs. experience performing statistical compilations and manipulating databases. Demonstrated advanced knowledge (gained through experience or coursework) in Python, R, STATA, SAS SPSS and S-Plus; Machine Learning; and Large Data management.