Data Analyst

  • IMPAQ International
  • Columbia, MD, United States
  • Sep 11, 2017
Full-time Big Data Data Analysis Data Collection Data Management Excel jQuery Quantitative Research SAS SQL

Job Description

IMPAQ is seeking a full-time Data Analyst who will support the senior research team in conducting research and evaluation projects primarily in the area of Health (e.g., government health care programs, such as Medicare/Medicaid).

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.  Employment-based visa sponsorship (including H-1B sponsorship) is not available for this position

Responsibilities

  • Apply quantitative methods and techniques to manage and analyze research data
  • Construct, clean, and document large datasets for both internal and project-related use
  • Conduct literature reviews of technical and professional publications
  • Create customized and presentation-quality reports from data analysis results
  • Participate in the design of research studies
  • Manage administrative aspects of projects
  • Support the preparation of technical procedures and reports
  • Write, compile, and edit assigned portions of proposals and project reports
  • Review work products to ensure quality and consistency of content

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Economics, Mathematics, Statistics or related quantitative field
  • 0-3 years quantitative research experience in economics, health, education, public policy, or related fields
  • Experience in data analysis using SAS, SQL, Excel, and/or other databases
  • Knowledge of data analysis and data management techniques
  • Proposal and report preparation experience a plus

Skills

  • Quantitative and qualitative research skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills required
  • Ability to learn quickly, take direction, and work independently
  • Ability to take collaborative and consultative approaches to resolve issues
  • Creative, professional, and able to take initiative