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Biomedical Data Scientist

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Biomedical Data Scientist
Requisition Number RE33691
Working Title
Department Name 40113:Opioid Abuse Research Strategic Invstmnt
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 47
Salary Range $56,035-92,435/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
The essential job functions of this position require: communicating effectively; building positive working relationships with individuals from diverse backgrounds; abiding by University, state, and federal guidelines; maintaining confidentiality; prioritizing and managing work effectively; ensuring work is detailed, accurate, and completed in a timely manner; performing work in a sedentary position; reporting to meetings at different locations both on campus and off campus; interacting with individuals from various levels throughout the university; and working successfully with a team, as well as independently.
Shift
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Additional hours when needed to meet department needs
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. 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 techniques. 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.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted. 
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Statistical programming, database management, data science, working with biomedical data
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience
PhD, Statistical programming, database management, data science, working with biomedical data
Deadline to Apply 05/11/2022
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: 2022-04-28 Expires: 2022-05-28

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UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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