Leidos Government Health & Safety Solutions Group is seeking a Public Health Analyst.
This position is contingent upon contract award.
Leidos is hiring a self-motivated and detail-oriented Public Health Analyst to support a CDC infectious disease prevention program. The candidate provides customers with expert advice and recommendations for developing, promoting and supporting an Integrated Data Management (IDM) strategy and comprehensive database and information management support services as required to accomplish customer data-related objectives. This project requires strong public health, epidemiological, statistical, and SAS programming expertise, and other contemporary technologies.
This task requires 1) public health, survey design, biostatistics, and data analyst skills, 2) understanding and application of general statistical approaches including multivariate techniques (logistic regression, generalized linear models, proportional hazards modeling), and use of Kaplan-Meier survival analysis; 3) strong SAS programming skills; 4) orderly management of microcomputer files in a Windows environment to develop databases and analysis programs for data analysis; 45 statistical analysis of large, complex survey data requiring the use of SUDAAN or other tools; 5) developing statistical reports and presenting data in appropriate reporting tools for effective presentation of information; 6) using PROC REPORT and other report production features of SAS to produce output files; 7) importing, exporting, and manipulating data files (SAS, SUDAAN), including recoding, transforming, and creating variables to accommodate analytic needs; 8) using web applications to create interactive online reports and manage web content; 9) preparing written reports and presenting at sectional or national meetings; and 10) performing other analytical and data related duties, as needed.
MS, MPH, MSPH in Epidemiology, Statistics, Biostatistics, or Math degree with 5+ years of statistical programming experience using SAS and SUDAAN with complex survey data, including SAS macro programming and design of data management systems for error checking and SAS report writing Technical experience with data management, dataset creation, data analysis and report generation. Experience with large data set, longitudinal data analysis, and large public health datasets. Experience in survey methods and survey design. Experience developing analysis plans and statistical reports. Must be able to work independently, with minimal direction. Excellent spoken and written communication skills in English.
One or more of the following experience and qualifications:
Previous experience working at CDC or other federal government agencies Prior experience with the analysis of infectious diseases and public health epidemiologic data
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:NACI
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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