Graduate Job Postings

Biostatistician I - Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine

Organization:

Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine

Position Title:

Biostatistician I

Post date:

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 10:31

Job Summary
The Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine has an immediate opening for a Biostatistician I to join the Data Coordinating Center (DCC). The DCC provides data management, project management and statistical support for multicenter, investigator-initiated clinical research studies. This is an exciting opportunity to provide statistical support for DCC studies, including projects supported by the NIH funded Utah Trial Innovation Center (TIC). The Utah TIC is part of an initiative to create the Trial Innovation Network as part of the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program. Autonomy, creativity, and critical thinking skills are strongly encouraged and definitely welcomed.

The Department of Pediatrics has a defined career ladder for our Biostatisticians and provides growth and professional development opportunities.

Responsibilities
The Biostatistician I provides statistical support for clinical research studies within the Division of Pediatric Critical Care.

1. Works collaboratively with investigators on study manuscripts, with direction from the supervising and faculty statisticians. This includes creating Manuscript Analysis Plans (MAPs), reviewing/writing the manuscript, and tracking manuscript progress.
2. Creates analysis datasets and associated dataset specifications.
3. Prepares and communicates study results in oral and written summary (e.g., tables, figures and reports), with direction from study statistical team as needed.
4. Works collaboratively with the supervising statistician and study statistical team to support project needs. This includes completing quality assurance procedures and ensuring statistical documentation is current.
5. Works collaboratively with study team to support project needs and provide statistical perspective during all project stages (planning, enrollment, and post enrollment). This includes creating reports and reviewing study materials prepared by other team members.
6. Reviews data for discrepancies and works with the study team to resolve discrepancies. This includes descriptive summaries of analysis variables and general data checks.
7. In consultation with supervising statistician, successfully negotiates timelines and manages competing deadlines.
8. Actively expands own knowledge and understanding of statistical methods and programming.
9. Conforms to statistical and shared data coordinating center working guidelines and standard operating procedures.

Minimum Qualifications
This position requires familiarity with standard statistical analysis procedures with a minimum of a BS degree in statistics, biostatistics, or a related field; General programming skills or familiarity with at least one statistical programming language such as SAS or R with the ability to independently gain new skills and solve difficult programming challenges; Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is necessary; An ability to work on several projects simultaneously and manage deadlines, and good communication skills.

Preferences
Candidates with experience in data manipulation and statistical analysis programming in SAS will be given preference.

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Software Systems Engineer – III/Data/statistical Modeler - Softpath Systems

Organization:

Softpath Systems

Position Title:

Software Systems Engineer – III/Data/statistical Modeler

Post date:

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 08:12

JOB DETAILS
Job Details
Title: “Software Systems Engineer – III/Data/statistical Modeler” VZGTJP00006349
Location: Hilliard, OH
Duration: 05 Months Contract
Shift Days: Monday – Friday

Please note: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.

Job Description:
Overview:
Predictive modeling for the purpose of identifying data anomalies
Find meaningful insights and communicate insights effectively
Manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines
Work independently with little supervision
Ability to communicate on statistical models with all levels of management in a professional capacity
Qualifications/Experience:
Strong knowledge of linear models, time series models, text analytics, machine learning, and ability to communicate models and reports that are produced Demonstrated aptitude to differentiate trends and relationships from a base of complex information
Advanced knowledge of statistical modeling software (R, SAS, or Python) required
Prior statistical modeling / machine learning experience required
Experience developing complex SQL statements desired
Experience with Oracle or Teradata database desired
Prior experience in a data science role strongly preferred

Education:
BS in Finance, Computer Science, Statistics, or Mathematics required with advanced degree preferred.
Other relevant work experience may be substituted

If you are interested, email Sridhar Reddy at sridhar@softpath.net with the latest copy of your resume in WORD format.

Merrick Bank

Organization:

Merrick Bank

Position Title:

Multiple Positions

Post date:

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 08:19

There are a few positions that Merrick Bank is currently looking to hire someone for.

The following link has the job descriptions and you can apply there as well.
https://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=Merrick+Bank+SAS&l

If you have questions and are interested in any of the positions you can email career.placement@stat.byu.edu

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RISK, CREDIT RISK MANAGEMENT AND ADVISORY (CRMA), RISK PARAMETER QUANTIFICATION TEAM, ANALYST - Goldman Sachs

Organization:

Goldman Sachs

Position Title:

RISK, CREDIT RISK MANAGEMENT AND ADVISORY (CRMA), RISK PARAMETER QUANTIFICATION TEAM, ANALYST

Post date:

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 08:37

Job Summary & Responsibilities
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking,
securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes
corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the
firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and
other major financial centers around the world.
The Credit Risk Management & Advisory Department (“CRMA”) is a central part of the Goldman Sachs
risk management framework, with primary responsibility for assessing, monitoring and managing credit
risk at the Firm. CRMA is staffed globally with offices including New York, London, Frankfurt, Salt Lake
City, Singapore, Hong Kong and Tokyo. As a member of CRMA you will interface with a variety of
divisions around the firm (Legal, Compliance, Operations, etc.) as well as the other regional CRMA
offices. The interaction with numerous departments and the diverse projects that ensue allow for a
challenging, varied and multi-dimensional work environment.
We partner with other divisions in the firm and externally with clients to support the firm’s wide array of
banking and trading business. CRMA professionals are part of the value proposition of the firm and we
balance our key functional responsibility of control with that of being commercial. CRMA has strong
traditions of risk management, client service excellence and career development opportunities for our
people.
Currently we are seeking an Analyst level candidate to join the Risk Parameter Quantification team
responsible for generating the Basel parameters (PD, LGD & EAD) used for Capital estimation purposes
complying with regulatory guidance.

Typical responsibilities of an Analyst level candidate in this team include the following:
• Partnering with business units and broader Credit department to assess data availability, data
sufficiency, and appropriate modelling approaches
• Developing and monitoring the risk models and/or segmentation specific to the retail/securitization
exposures
• Quantification of the Basel risk parameters utilizing the models/segmentation
• Documenting the model development/quantification procedures
• Performing the ongoing Model/Segmentation validation tests assessing the strength/stability/accuracy
of the models
• Establishing requirements for data maintenance and management and working with Technology on
implementation
Basic Qualifications
• Strong quantitative and analytical skills with a degree in a quantitative discipline (Statistics,
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, etc). Masters degree preferred.
• Highly motivated with strong academic background and a commitment to excellence
• Strong Excel skills and experience using a statistical programming tool such as SAS (preferred), and
data query tool such as SQL
• Strong writing, presentation and communication skills; technical writing and model documentation
experience desired
• Strong project management / organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple assignments
concurrently
• Team player with an ability to work effectively with colleagues in other regional offices
• Flexibility, ability to learn quickly
Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet. ©
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2017. All rights reserved.

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Data Scientist - Vistaar

Organization:

Vistaar

Position Title:

Data Scientist

Post date:

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:40

There is an opening for a data scientist for Vistaar in their Logan, UT office. Attached is a description of the job.

Requirements are:
· Masters or PhD in operations research, econometrics, data science, statistics, mathematics, computer science, software engineering or other quantitative fields.

· Experience in algorithm development in one or more of the following domains: mathematical statistics, nonlinear or mixed integer programming for constrained mathematical optimization, timeseries modeling, dynamic linear models, state space models, hierarchical Bayesian models, machine learning.

· Proficiency in a programming language or modeling language for quant applications such as Python, F#, C#, C++, R, GAMS, AMPL, Matlab.

· Excellent communication skills: English fluency, both written and spoken, and presentation development.

Send your resume and cover letter to David Glenn at dglen@vistaar.com if you are interested.

SPC Support Engineer - Cypress

Organization:

Cypress

Position Title:

SPC Support Engineer

Post date:

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 09:58

Date: Mar 3, 2017
Location: Austin, TX, US
Company: Cypress Semiconductor Intl

SPC Support Engr
Requisition Id:- 3001

Job Description
- Develop the widespread use of statistical methods and Six Sigma Methods to identify and reduce variation at its source.
- Maintain and own the Continuous Improvement Spec in cooperation with other Cypress manufacturing locations.
- Drive down overall levels of variation by maintaining a trained workforce of operators, techs, engineers, and managers in the use of SPC, Process Capability, Variance Components, and good graphics.
- Satisfy customers and auditors interested in Fab/Test 25 Continuous Improvement, Line Yield, MSA, SPC and Ppk.
- Develop and promulgate systems which make it easy and less time consuming for engineers to obtain and prepare manufacturing data for analysis.
- Use team building and leadership skills to organize and lead Manufacturing Improvement Teams using the DMAIC process.
- Facilitate monthly Ppk, MSA and LY reviews and maintain and improve the SAS based programs which produce the statistical reports used to drive Ppk, MSA, Line Yield, Broken Charts, CFM Risk Model, etc.
- Provide statistical consulting and computing support to improve Fab/Test 25, Austin site, and Cypress as a whole.

Skills
- Knowlege and expertise in applied statistics including Statistical Process Control, Analysis of Variance (ANOVA), Design of Experiments (DOE)
- Trains others in the use of the F25 SPC System (ASPECT), JMP to design experiments, fit models and analysis, Exensio (Spotfire) to analyze data and create online reports, DMAIC process
- Knowlege and expertise in experimental design and data analysis, mentoring and teaching others how to apply appropriate concepts
- Mentor interested engineers to obtain ASQ Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
- Recommended Education Requirement: Master’s Degree in Statistics or equivalent.

Note
Cypress is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, or status as a Protected Veteran

Nearest Major Market: Austin
Job Segment: Consulting, Developer, Data Analyst, Six Sigma, Six Sigma Black Belt, Technology, Data, Management

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Data Analyst - Neustar

Organization:

Neustar

Position Title:

Data Analyst

Post date:

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 08:21

Job Description:
This position is dedicated to measuring, tracking, and reporting key performance indicators and overall quality of our core business data assets. Working with engineering the data analyst will research and resolve quality issues. The analyst will test and evaluate existing and potential data sources measuring their strengths and weaknesses.

Responsibilities & Key Tasks:
Measure, track, and report key performance indicators and quality metrics of large data sets using Hadoop and MySQL databases
Using Tableau, Excel, and other reporting tools effectively communicate to stakeholders the strengths, weaknesses, KPIs, and other quality metrics of data sets.
Find and resolve data issues, ensuring timely short term solutions and long term preventative solutions
Build and improve on existing processes to ensure data and data quality are managed properly
Use regular expressions to identify and map data attributes
Test and evaluate existing and new sources of data

Skills & Qualifications
Self-motivated and willing to take ownership
Capable of working independently on multiple projects to meet strict deadlines
Creative problem solving and research skills with an ability to recognize patterns in data
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with Microsoft Excel, Regular Expressions, Hadoop, Hive, MySQL, Python, R, Tableau, and analytical reporting preferred but not required. Onsite training will be provided.

Education
3-5 years related experience preferred
College degree, preferably in business, economics, math or a related analytical field

Link to the company website: https://www.neustar.biz/

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Technical Problem Solver - Epic

Organization:

Epic

Position Title:

Technical Problem Solver

Post date:

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 08:07

Position Summary

Problem-solving with a purpose.
Create solutions where none exist. Solve meaningful, complex problems in healthcare. As a Technical Problem Solver on Epic's Technical Services (TS) team, you will directly impact the way over half of Americans receive healthcare. In this complex and evolving industry, healthcare organizations often need to push the boundaries of Epic’ software to meet ever-changing user and regulatory needs.

Your technical skill will be vital to your success. With the help of our training, you will specialize in one area of our software, be it surgery, oncology, billing, or one of our other products. You'’ll learn the code and the details of how and why our software works the way it does and use this knowledge to dissect complex problems and determine the best solutions. You will be responsible for the continued success of a handful of clients from the moment they go live with the software, guiding them and making recommendations to meet their goals, ensuring that they realize the full potential of our software. You will build relationships with your clients'’ IT staff during weekly calls and onsite trips. Using your team'’s tools, resources, and experts, you will research solutions for issues and be a technical lead for their larger projects that will ultimately impact the way they deliver healthcare. Your clients will rely on you as their technical expert as they refine the system, improving efficiency for clinicians and outcomes for patients.

There is no typical day here, and there is no typical career path. You can specialize in reporting to support evidence-based medicine, use your programming skills to develop new features with R&D, organize and host feedback sessions for physicians, grow into internal and technical management- the list goes on. You can choose your own adventure.

As you grow and continue to learn, you will increase your scope of impact from your first Epic client, to all Epic clients, to the entire healthcare industry. Come make a difference at some of the nation's most respected healthcare providers.

More than just important work.
Epic is located in Madison, Wisconsin, a city regularly ranked as one of America's best places to live. Epic's environment is one of continuous learning; you'll have access to opportunities to expand your skill set and share your knowledge with others. We offer comprehensive benefits to keep you healthy and happy as you grow in your life and career, and your merit-based compensation will reflect the impact your work has on the company and our customers. You'll also be eligible for annual raises and bonuses, as well as stock appreciation rights, which give you an even greater stake in the success of Epic and our customers. Epic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (W/M/Vets/Disability) employer.

Requirements:
Bachelor's degree or greater
Eligible to work in the U.S. without visa sponsorship
Relocation to the Madison, WI area (reimbursed)
Currently hiring for start dates throughout 2017

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Data Analyst - Pratt

Organization:

Pratt

Position Title:

Data Analyst

Post date:

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 08:29

Pratt is looking for a data analyst to join their predictive analytics team. This role will be analyzing data around shop visits for jet engines.

The role will help to build out analysis and data/statistics models supporting their sales teams who are selling Pratt Engines. Much of the data being analyzed includes information around shop visit dates, what was fixed, environment data around how the engines were flown, and other generic information around the shop visit etc.

The goal of this role will be to help predict upcoming shop visits and their costs. This will in turn help the sales teams to educate their customers.

Much of this data will be pulled out of a large Teradata database. They will assist in building out the models.

This is a great opportunity for someone to work in a group where they can immediately impact the bottom line. They are also working on some really cutting-edge jet engines highly regarded within the airline industry.

A Masters in Stats isn’t required. Experience with R is a necessity and a math or stats bachelor degree as well. Bayesian experience is strongly preferred.

Please send a resume and cover letter to Nathan Lally at Nathan.Lally@pw.utc.com if you are interested in the job.

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Data Scientist at Apple

Organization:

Apple

Position Title:

Data Scientist

Post date:

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 09:13

Apple is actively hiring Data Scientists and currently conducting interviews. They have multiple openings in both the Bay Area as well their new campus in Austin for MS and PhD candidates who will be graduating in the coming months.

The team is responsible for tackling fraud, abuse and account security across Apples internet services, including the App Store, iTunes, Apple Music and iCloud. Much of their work is fundamentally adversarial in nature. As much as they rely on solid statistics and machine learning, their success requires creativity, imagination and determination. The target is constantly moving. It's a challenge, but it's fun and interesting work!

Go to the link to find a full description of the job.

If you are interested or have additional questions feel free to contact the Manager, Ronny Bjarnason, at ronny@apple.com

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Data Analyst - Ubiquiti Networks

Organization:

Ubiquiti Networks

Position Title:

Data Analyst

Post date:

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 10:34

Data Analyst

Ubiquiti Networks (NASDAQ: UBNT) is closing the digital divide by building
network communication platforms for everyone and everywhere. With over 45
million devices sold worldwide, Ubiquiti is transforming under-networked
enterprises and communities.

Ubiquiti Networks develops high-performance networking technology for Wireless
Internet Service Providers and enterprises. Our technology platforms focus on
delivering highly advanced and easily deployable solutions that appeal to a
global customer base in underserved and under penetrated markets.

Job Overview –
The Data Analyst will be responsible for analyzing, maintaining, and cleaning
Ubiquiti’s data. The data analyst will be responsible for providing ongoing reports
to Ubiquiti’s executives, and provide insight on opportunities to improve Ubiquiti’s
business.

Responsibilities:
- Interpret data, and analyze results using statistical techniques and provide
ongoing reports
- Work with management to prioritize business and information needs
- Work with distribution channel to collect, process, manage, and analyze
data
- Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in multiple complex data
sources using statistical analysis
- Process data, as well as maintain several different data systems
- Use data to make informed decisions on improving business opportunities

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Technical expertise with data models, database design, and data mining
and segmentation techniques
- Experience with integration of data from multiple sources
- Ability to automate tasks
- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
- Strong entrepreneurial spirit, independent worker that takes initiative
- Dynamic worker, ability to adapt
- Experience and comfort in Excel, VBA, and R
- Experience and knowledge of Javascript and SQL preferred, although not
necessary
- Experience working in Domo a bonus, although not necessary

Compensation/Benefits:
- Ubiquiti offers full benefits and a competitive salary with bonus upside
- Ubiquiti fully covers health, vision, dental, and life insurance
- Basketball court and full gym in office
- Daily catered lunches

Please send resumes to john.hunter@ubnt.com

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Biostatistician II - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Organization:

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Position Title:

Biostatistician II

Post date:

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 08:35

Position Title: Biostatistician II

Duties and Responsibilities: This Biostatistician II position is in the Department of Biostatistics. Responsibilities will vary based on collaborations. As a member of a research team and with modest supervision, a Biostatistician II will apply complex data management and a variety of intermediate and advanced statistical techniques and technical skills to promote the collection, analysis and interpretation of data arising from research studies in an academic research program.

Key functions and expected performances may include but are not limited to the following:

- Collaborate as a member of a research team on the design of a research project.
- Assist in providing statistical expertise in the design of research projects, focusing on fundamental issues including specification of hypotheses and basic study design.
- Assist the research team in the design of methods to collect information, including the design of questionnaires and other data collection instruments, following the study design developed for the research program.
- Participate in the development of operations and procedures for the collection, editing, verification and management of data.
- Assist in preparing preliminary plan for analysis of a research study; present such plans to the research team, and prepare final analysis plans based on team input.
- Collaborate as a member of a research team on the implementation and analysis of a research project.
- Implement planned analysis, including data verification and data correction as necessary, using one or more systems of computer hardware and statistical analysis software for the management and analysis of data.
- Assist in the publication of research projects.
- Participate in the preparation of written reports and oral presentations summarizing data analysis results, including detailed description of statistical methods, detailed analysis of results, and synthesis of conclusions from summary tables.

Position Qualifications: This position requires a MS degree in statistics or biostatistics or a related area. The ideal candidate would have 1-2 years of working history of sustained excellent performance post the degree. Experience with S plus or R are preferred.

Apply here...
Website: https://vanderbilt.taleo.net/careersection/.vu_cs/jobdetail.ftl?job=1600548

Send questions to...
chelsea.k.deloach@vanderbilt.edu

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Biostatistician II Position - University of Utah, Pediatric Critical Care Division

Organization:

University of Utah, Pediatric Critical Care Division

Position Title:

Biostatistician II Position

Post date:

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 08:28

The Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine has an immediate
opening for a Biostatistician II to join the Data Coordinating Center (DCC). This position requires a
Master’s degree in statistics, demonstrated knowledge of SAS or R, and the ability to clearly explain
statistical techniques and present data results. Current students must be in their last semester when
they apply.

The DCC provides data management, project management and statistical support for multicenter,
investigator-initiated clinical research studies of various diseases and medical fields, including Pediatric
Critical Care Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Care Medicine, Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis, Hydrocephalus,
Neuromyelitis Optica, and Cardiology. The DCC also operates the NIH funded Utah Trial Innovation
Center (TIC). The Utah TIC is part of an initiative to create the Trial Innovation Network as part of the
Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program. This is an exciting opportunity to provide
statistical support for DCC projects.

The Department of Pediatrics has a defined career ladder for biostatisticians, and provides growth and
professional development opportunities. The University of Utah offers a comprehensive benefits
package with extensive healthcare options, 14.2% retirement contributions that vest immediately, and
paid time off. Current benefit information is available at www.hr.utah.edu/benefits.

Mutual respect and appreciation are highly valued within the University of Utah and the Department of
Pediatrics. If you are interested in joining a team whose mission is to provide optimal care to children
and their families through innovative research, we invite you to consider this opportunity.

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