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Type: Contract | Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
• Serves as project lead/subject matter expert for specific data sources, as assigned
• Reviews and provides feedback on the work products of associate analysts, with support from senior analyst
• Responsible for transferring raw data to the appropriate location for use in data analysis projects
• Wrangles, cleans, and validates agency data sources with minimal guidance
• Conducts general analysis of agency datasets; serves as project lead, as assigned.
• Contributes to complex analysis of agency datasets, as requested
• Conducts data quality checks to ensure the validity and cleanliness of agency datasets prior to their use in analysis and reporting
• Oversee and review projects completed by associate analysts, as requested by senior analyst
• Interprets data and from multiple sources using a variety of analytical techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation, to data mining, to more complex statistical methodologies
• Collaborate with internal and external partners to develop novel ways of using and reporting out surveillance data on health outcomes.
• Provide technical assistance to IDOH program areas for the creation of reports and grant deliverables
• Develops effective reports to communicate findings with target audience(s)
• Develops compelling data visualizations to communicate findings, including Tableau dashboards
• Presents key findings and summaries of results to internal and external stakeholders
• Adheres to HIPAA and other state statutes concerned with protecting data confidentiality and individual privacy
• Supports IDOH Data Transformation Office activities, as requested