- Master of Science
- Master's degree
- Microsoft Access
- Microsoft Excel
Are you a problem solver? Do you prefer to make decisions based on data? Do you want to make an impact on real world health outcomes? Our team is looking for a Research Programmer that is ready to engage in the UW Madison Department of Surgery and our diverse project portfolio while having fun in the process!
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
About the Job:
Data Scientist II (RE021)
Institutional Statement on Diversity:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion
M.S. in computer sciences, statistics, mathematics, or Public Health related area preferred.
We will consider current students at a reduced FTE with the goal of working full time after graduation.
Ideal candidate should have at least 3 years previous experience with SQL or SAS programming software, and in the construction of analytic files from large healthcare claims databases and merging of claims databases from multiple sources in a research environment. Experience in SQL, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access applications, and associated applications required. The candidate should be able to critically think through a research study and perform analysis and programming to extract data stored in many formats. The candidate must be detail-oriented, able to work independently, possess interpersonal, problem solving, and organizational skills.
Remote work is available after on site on-boarding has been completed.
A539710-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SURGERY/RESEARCH ADMIN
Full or Part Time: 25% - 100%
This position requires some work to be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location. Some work may be performed remotely, at an offsite, non-campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Minimum $63,800 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications