Graduate Job Postings

Biostatistician - Myriad Genetics

Organization:

Myriad Genetics

Position Title:

Biostatistician

Post date:

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:50

Location: SLC

Myriad Genetics seeks a biostatistician to join an existing group that provides statistical support to research teams engaged in the discovery and development of clinical molecular tests for personalized medicine. This person would be skilled at manipulating and processing data and able to perform standard statistical analyses.

Responsibilities

  • Tracking quality metrics for laboratory processes
  • Design and analysis of laboratory experiments
  • Compiling and verifying data
  • Evaluating new technologies
  • Reproducing statistical results for submission to regulatory agencies and publications in peer-reviewed journals

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in statistics or Bachelor’s degree in statistics or mathematics with experience
  • Proficiency in R or SAS; Unix and SQL desirable
  • Biotech experience considered a plus (BLAST searches, interpreting sequencing or microarray results, interest in technology)
  • Excellent communication skills including effective graphical presentation of data 

Organization website:

Description and application

Financial Analyst - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)

Organization:

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)

Position Title:

Financial Analyst

Post date:

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:47

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is recruiting this fall for the Director’s Financial Analyst position, and want to encourage graduating seniors to apply

DIRECTOR’S FINANCIAL ANALYST--ABOUT THE PROGRAM 

This unique, two-year rotational fellowship sits at the intersection of the federal government and the financial services industry. Director’s Financial Analysts are given the opportunity to hone analytical and problem solving skills while helping to make markets for consumer financial products work for Americans. Members of the Director’s Financial Analyst Program will experience diverse roles, responsibilities, and areas of expertise. As a result, in a short period of time, analysts will play an integral role in everything the CFPB does, from rigorous data-driven policy creation and market monitoring to on-site supervision of market participants.

All analysts will complete developmental rotations in offices throughout the CFPB. These rotations are designed to provide exposure to the analysis, strategy, research, education, policy development, supervision, enforcement, and rulemaking activities throughout the Bureau.

They are recruiting for positions that begin after the 2017-2018 academic year.

Previous Director’s Financial Analysts have used the program as a springboard to further their careers. Some graduates of the program have moved on to:

  • Grad school (e.g. Yale, MIT, Columbia, Harvard)
  • Private industry (e.g. Amazon, Uber, Wells Fargo)
  • Public sector (e.g. Department of the Treasury, NY Fed, local government)

HOW TO APPLY

They are currently accepting resumes at https://www.consumerfinance.gov/about-us/careers/ during the following open application windows:

  • Window 1: September 22 - September 26
  • Window 2: October 12 - October 16

If you have questions about the position or the application process please contact Emma Sapat at  Emma.Sapat@cfpb.gov.

Stanford Law School Empirical Research Fellowship

Organization:

Stanford

Position Title:

Stanford Law School Empirical Research Fellowship

Post date:

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 14:40

Several Stanford law professors are seeking full-time Research Fellows to begin work in the summer of 2018. This is a unique opportunity for graduating seniors and recent college graduates to participate in groundbreaking empirical legal and social science research. Past fellows have found the experience to be valuable preparation for graduate school and have matriculated to a number of prestigious graduate, law, and business programs.

Organization website:

Description and application

Senior Data Analyst - Mountain America Credit Union

Organization:

Mountain America Credit Union

Position Title:

Senior Data Analyst

Post date:

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 16:12

Job Summary

Manages critical organization data and data systems, turns data into information, information into insight, and insight into recommendations for business decisions and to provide analytical support for the organization, with a holistic view of members and the business.

Job Description

LOCATION

Corporate Tanner Building

7167 S Center Park Drive

West Jordan, UT  84084

JOB DESCRIPTION

To be effective, the following duties must be completed successfully:

  • Manages data, including coordination of building and enhancing data warehouse and maintenance of high-level organizational data.
  • Works with internal and external clients to understand, define and document overarching business objectives and data needs for the organization.
  • Conducts in-depth data analyses using traditional and advanced methods, authors reports which contain actionable recommendations, and presents results.
  • Interprets data, analyze results using statistical techniques.
  • Proactively applies analytical acumen and a breadth of tools and data sources to answer a wide range of impactful business questions.
  • Manages implementation and maintenance of BI system(s) for the organization, including creation of dashboards and end-user interface.
  • Collaborates with Operation and Support teams to develop necessary dashboards and reports.
  • Collaborates with ETL Developers regarding data warehouse and BI/Dashboards.
  • Ensures high data query quality and reliable insights.
  • Manages data risk review process for all data warehouse reporting.
  • Develops reports for organization and internal teams as needed.
  • Acquires and maintains data from primary and secondary sources.
  • Stays appraised of new and improving technology and analysis methods.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES
The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
 

Experience

  • Eight years or more of similar or related experience
  • Banking/Finance experience preferred

Education
Four-year college degree

Computer/Office Equipment Skills

  • Proficient in Structured Query Language (SQL)
  • Strong experience with T-SQL and MS-SQL 
  • Intermediate experience using Microsoft BI, SSRS, SSMS
  • Advanced level skill for Excel, including statistical add-ins
  • Intermediate knowledge in analytical software such as Tableau, PowerBI, Oracle
  • Experience with predictive analysis tools such as R, SAS, and Python is preferred
  • Working knowledge of Marketing Customer Information File (MCIF) is preferred

Language Skills
Must have the ability to read, understand and carry out instructions in written and oral form.

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Project management
  • Forecasting
  • Adaptive to change
  • Innovative
  • Responds positively to altered circumstances or conditions
  • Effective communication skills with technical team members as well as business partners. Able to distill complex ideas into straightforward language

Organization website:

Description and application

Business Data Analyst - University of Utah

Organization:

University of Utah

Position Title:

Business Data Analyst

Post date:

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 10:02

Follow the link for job description and application process.

Organization website:

Description and application

Statistician-Business Analytics - Eli Lilly and Company

Organization:

Eli Lilly and Company

Position Title:

Statistician-Business Analytics

Post date:

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:33

You will be part of a growing and dynamic team of advanced analytics professionals whose main goal is to help our marketing, finance, and business leadership partners achieve their business goals through advanced data analytics. Key responsibilities include:

  • Partner with commercial teams to identify, scope, and execute analytic efforts that answer business questions, solve business needs, and add business value
  • Maintain a broad understanding of sales and marketing and be fully engaged with business teams, bringing an objective voice to the table, and facilitating decisions grounded in data
  • Collaborate with other analytics team members to review and provide feedback on the analytics work being done, and be willing to seek feedback from other team members about your own work
  • Stay current with respect to statistical/mathematical/informatics modeling methodology, to maintain proficiency in applying new and varied methods, and to be competent in justifying methods selected

Basic Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Statistics, Econometrics, Operations Research, or closely related field
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Deep and broad knowledge of statistical modeling and data mining methods and tools
  • Proficiency with analytic tools (SAS, JMP, R etc.)
  • Interpersonal communication skills for effective customer consultation
  • Teamwork and leadership skills
  • Self-management skills with a focus on results for timely and accurate completion of competing deliverables
  • Make the impossible possible in your quest to make life better
  • Bring Analytics to life by giving it zeal and making it applicable to our business
  • Know, learn, and keep up-to-date on the statistical and scientific advances to maximize your impact
  • Bring an insatiable desire to learn, to innovate, and to challenge yourself for the benefit of patients

Organization website:

Description and application

Systems Engineer/Data Analyst - Northrop Grumman at Hill Air Force Base

Organization:

Northrop Grumman at Hill Air Force Base

Position Title:

Systems Engineer/Data Analyst

Post date:

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 10:19

Northrop Grumman at Hill Air Force Base is looking for a Systems Engineer/Data Analyst. This position is for an individual with a MS degree or a BS degree and a couple years of experience.

The link is to the website for the job description and submitting an application.

Organization website:

Description and application

Data Scientist - Domo

Organization:

Domo

Position Title:

Data Scientist

Post date:

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:50

Domo in American Fork is looking for a MS/PhD statistician to fill an opening for a Data Scientist. They are interested in hiring a graduate of BYU. 

Job Description:
Location: American Fork
Job Code: 2564

Position Summary:
Domo is changing the way Executives manage their business. Pivotal within the most innovative business management platform. As a Data Scientist at Domo, you will help implement the applicable big data systems and help create and implement algorithms in relevant statistical inference.  

Team Culture:

  • Work –  Are you someone who has ideas and will stop at nothing until those ideas are made a reality?
  • Fight –  Domo looks for individuals who can drive their own ideas forward and who can also support the initiatives within their team.
  • Innovate –  Are you someone that can’t stand the status-quo? Do you improve upon the ideas of others?
  • Create –  Like to build? Do you have a creative drive? Domo has a culture that embraces creativity.
  • Serve – We’re all about the customer.  We expect you to be relentless in your defense of the customer experience.  We’ll do the same.

 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand existing business flow and website features, dive into the underlying data, apply relevant Data Mining techniques and/or Machine Learning algorithms and propose data analytic product to improve the website intelligence
  • Implement the applicable Machine Learning or statistics-based algorithm for prediction and optimization and deliver the trained model to production
  • Create and implement algorithms in relevant statistical inference, graph, and network analysis, natural language processing with open source tools and libraries.
  • Design, build and support algorithms of data transformation, conversion, computation on Hadoop, Spark and other distributed Big Data Systems
  • Design and support efficient storage and retrieval of Big Data

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree. (Preferred Masters Degree or above in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Math, or similar quantitative field) or equivalent work experience 
  • 5+ years of professional experience with machine learning, statistical analysis, predictive modeling, and time series analysis.
  • Strong data discovery, visualization, and analysis skills.
  • Experience with big data using technologies like Spark, Hadoop, Pig, and Hive.
  • Previous hands-on exposure to statistical software packages like R, SciPy, Matlab, SPSS, SAS).
  • Experience with a variety of relevant data manipulation languages (Python, Java, SQL)
  • Comfort with working in a Linux environment.
  • A genuine desire to organize data and make it accessible with the technical skills to bring your ideas to reality
  • An enjoyment in working with teammates to produce quality outcomes.

Organization website:

Apply here

Data Scientist - U of U Health Strategy

Organization:

UofU Health Strategy

Position Title:

Data Scientist

Post date:

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 14:01

The University of Utah Health Sciences Strategy Program is looking for a Data Scientist. The link below has all of the information and the application. 

They are looking for graduate students, both current and recently graduated.

If you have any questions please email career.placement@stat.byu.edu to get in contact with the UofU representative.

 

Organization website:

Description and application

Data Analyst - AdvisX/AffirmX

Organization:

AdvisX/AffirmX

Position Title:

Data Analyst

Post date:

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 11:48

AdvisX/AffirmX is currently looking to hire a data analyst on a full-time or part-time basis. 

 

This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate or a undergraduate senior as they are located on Center Street in Provo. They are currently looking for an individual with a background in statistics who is proficient in SQL.  

 

You can find more information from their KSL posting (https://www.ksl.com/jobs/listing/661153). All prospective applicants can apply through the KSL posting or can email their resume and cover letter directly to their representative. Email career.placement@stat.byu.edu to to get that email.

 

Job Description:

We are seeking a career-focused individual who is proficient in SQL and with a background in statistics, adept at report writing, and is looking to actively progress toward becoming a subject matter expert on two key banking risk areas: Bank Secrecy Act and Fair Lending Compliance. Flexible hours. Travel opportunities. Innovative ideas are welcomed and encouraged.

Responsibilities

This person would interact directly with clients to get from them data in a variety of formats into a format that can be analyzed. For Bank Secrecy Act work, this person analyzes the submitted data using SQL to identify patterns of activity that may arouse suspicions of money-laundering activity that may warrant closer investigation by our team of analysts. This person must also be able to prepare portions of a written report that presents the findings in a way that can be understood by individuals who may be experienced in banking, but may not be technically proficient in data analytics.

Qualifications

4-year degree, completed or in progress. Proficient in SQL. Background in statistics. Ability to parse data in varying formats. Ability to communicate complex ideas simply. Ability to interact well with clients.

Additional Information

Full- or part-time. Starting at $25-$30/hour, DOE. 4-year degree preferred, but if a student nearing completion of a degree, a part-time position that would work with your course schedule is a possibility. Position in downtown Provo. Position includes benefits. Please, no calls. Please submit a cover letter along with a resume. May start sooner than closing date if we find the right candidate.

Organization website:

KSL Job Posting

Text Analytics Developer - InMoment

Organization:

InMoment

Position Title:

Text Analytics Developer

Post date:

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 14:25

InMoment is looking for graduating students to hire! The position involves critical thinking leveraging cutting edge technologies in our industry-leading text analytics solution.

InMoment provides enterprise-wide insights to help companies understand, monitor, and improve the customer experience. InMoment, was voted among Utah’s Best Places to Work for multiple years running, is growing rapidly and provides a dynamic, action-oriented environment for energetic, passionate, and motivated self-starters.  

For more information you can visit their website.

Attached is a more detailed job description. If you are interested in the position please email career.placement@stat.byu.edu and we will get you in contact with the company.

Organization website:

Company Website

Senior Analyst, Systems Admin Information - Cafe Rio

Organization:

Cafe Rio

Position Title:

Senior Analyst, Systems Administration Information

Post date:

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:24

Description

The Senior Systems Administrator is responsible for the planning, installation and deployment of Café Rio’s core IT infrastructure - including networks, servers, PC’s, Phones, and alarms in both our corporate office and our 100+ retail locations. The Sr. Systems Administrator develops and maintains IT security best practices and manages IT systems security policies within the organization. This individual oversees software license compliance and manages the backup and disaster recovery infrastructure to ensure data integrity and mitigate data loss. This role is also responsible for responding to service outages and supporting other IT roles as needed. This individual is forward thinking and will solve for the future technical growth and expansion needs of the Company.

Responsibilities

  • Maintains and administers computer networks and related computing environments including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and resolves to completion hardware, software, or other network and systems issues.
  • Coordinates the deployment of computer programs and systems
  • Configure, monitor, and audit companywide software licensing
  • Designs, configures, and tests new hardware, system applications, and operating system software
  • Partners with supervisor to plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect company data, software applications, and hardware
  • Plan, test, deploy and maintain enterprise data backup and disaster recovery systems and procedures
  • Partners with other team members to help solve computer and/or systems issues
  • Partners with supervisor to determine the future needs of the company and identify systems and functionality needed to support continued growth and expansion
  • Create and manage relationships with multiple vendors and service providers. Maintain service level agreements with vendors as required, manage vendor deployment scenarios and timelines.
  • Participates in technical support rotation and on-call activities as needed
  • Maintains and administers computer networks and related computing environments including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and resolves to completion hardware, software, or other network and systems issues.
  • Coordinates the deployment of computer programs and systems
  • Configure, monitor, and audit companywide software licensing
  • Designs, configures, and tests new hardware, system applications, and operating system software
  • Partners with supervisor to plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect company data, software applications, and hardware
  • Plan, test, deploy and maintain enterprise data backup and disaster recovery systems and procedures
  • Partners with other team members to help solve computer and/or systems issues
  • Partners with supervisor to determine the future needs of the company and identify systems and functionality needed to support continued growth and expansion
  • Create and manage relationships with multiple vendors and service providers. Maintain service level agreements with vendors as required, manage vendor deployment scenarios and timelines.
  • Participates in technical support rotation and on-call activities as needed

Organization website:

Job application and full description

Associate Account Manager - One Click Retail

Organization:

One Click Retail

Position Title:

Associate Account Manager

Post date:

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 09:10

Associate Account Manager (focus on analytics/Excel)
Full-time
Sandy, UT

Job Description:
The Associate Account Manager (AAM) is part of the Client Services team creates critical reports for our Account Managers and clients.
Leverage analytical / Excel skills to draw out trends and insights from large amounts of data; translate those trends and insights into written explanations, illustrations, and recommendations that are concise, meaningful, and easy-to-understand for AM’s and clients.
AAM reports reports to our Account Manager.
Ideally would like this person to grow into senior roles such as an Account Executive or more of a technical role on the development team.

Candidate Qualification Requirements (in order of importance):
Analytical and basic Excel skills
Bachelor's degree and 0-1 years of experience in internship, extracurricular and/or work experience
Self-driven; strong ability and inclination to figure things out independently
Strong bias towards action
Ability to prioritize and quickly turn around projects/tasks
Communication skills (written and oral) and ability to tell a story

Nice to have:
E-commerce/B2B/retail experience

Organization website:

Description and Application

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.

Organization website:

Description and Application

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.