Statistician Senior- REMOTE in West Des Moines, IA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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Job Description

General Dynamics Federal Health Sector is actively seeking a Senior Statistician to help design and conduct statistical analyses in a large, complex health research environment. In this position, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of millions of Americans by working on projects that increase access to care, improve health outcomes and control costs.  The ideal candidate will be someone who is looking for continual growth, can think strategically but operate tactically, and mostly importantly, wants to make a positive difference to the people around them.   GDITs 35,000 employees are on the ground, beside our clients, in the lab and everywhere in-between offering technology transformation, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done. Join our team today

In this role you will:

  1. Design and implement data processes, using advanced programming in SAS and other programming languages, to manage and analyze large data sources.

  1. Conduct descriptive analyses, bivariate and multivariable statistical modeling of large data.

  1. Perform rigorous review of all products to ensure quality prior to delivery.

  1. Engage in continual innovation to improve quality and efficiency of all deliverables.

  1. Prepare reports, charts, tables, and other visual analytics to assist customers in understanding analytic results.

  1. Work individually and collaboratively to accomplish project objectives and tasks.

  1. May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced statisticians.

  1. May communicate directly with customers and partners to facilitate project work.

  1. Participates in special projects as required.

  1. Experience in advanced large data methods such as machine learning and artificial intelligence is preferred.
  1. Bachelors Degree in a scientific discipline.

  1. Masters Degree or higher preferred.

5-8 years of related statistical analysis experience.

Advanced programming experience in a statistical software package

Experience with advanced statistical modeling, such as generalized linear modeling

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.