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Biomedical Data Scientist

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Biomedical Data Scientist
Requisition Number RE24828
Working Title
Department Name 7P180:DEPT OF BIOSTATISTICS
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 47
Salary Range $54,142-89,315/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

MS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Occasional lifting up to 15 pounds, sitting for extended periods of time

Shift

Primarily days; Monday through Friday; Between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Additional hours as needed

Job Summary

This position will perform explanatory data analyses, generate and test working hypotheses, prepare and analyze historical data, identify patterns and correlations among various data points and discover new insights. Work collaboratively with teams of faculty and health care providers to draw insight and intelligence from large datasets, electronic medical records and various healthcare registry datasets.
Identify and develop solutions to key strategic business problems using high-level modeling and statistical analyses techniques. Utilize SQL to perform advanced-level data extraction, transformation and data management; fully document and manage library of source code and algorithms for future use.
Use data mining, statistics, statistical modeling and machine learning to understand relationships and patterns in data. Responsible for developing tools to enable visualization to translate analytics into information that can be used by clinical and operational leadership.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Statistical programming, database management, data science, working with biomedical data, compliance with privacy and data security protocols

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

PhD

Deadline to Apply 11/05/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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