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GAP Solutions Inc Scientific Program Analyst (Data Science/Analytics) in Rockville, Maryland

Position Objective: Provide services as a Scientific Program Analyst in support of the overall functions of the Office of Science Management and Operations (OSMO) within the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Independently and accurately collect, format, clean, structure and enrich data for analysis and reporting.

  • Independently design, analyze and evaluate scientific portfolios, programs and policies.

  • Develop data analysis and reporting tools including dashboards and interactive reports using reporting tools such as but not limited to R, Tableau Excel or Power BI. Improve upon existing tools and reports.

  • Develop and update project plans that accurately reflect milestones, and resources for assigned or self-initiated projects.

  • Review, monitor, analyze and interpret narrative and statistical findings from independently developed analyses or literature.

  • Communicate research results through multiple venues such as internal presentations, newsletter articles, conference presentations, project reports or scientific publications.

  • Maintain knowledge of Public Health concepts, NIH, NIAID, statistics, bibliometric data, data infrastructure, and data management requirements.

  • Foster and conduct investigations of new approaches and methods to enhance existing portfolio analysis techniques and enhance knowledge base of DARB/OSPIDA.

  • Collaborate and consult with OSPIDA/DARB/NIAID and other NIH staff in support of portfolio analysis activities.

  • Assist in other tasks as related to documentation, organization and maintenance of DARB projects and activities or lead meetings as requested.

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s (BS) or Master’s (MS) degree in a biological, biomedical, computational or data science field.

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in data science or data analytics with proven ability to analyze data and translate analysis into meaningful insights.

  • Strong background working with R and RShiny.

  • General understanding of SQL query development, general database principles, data coding, data integrity, and statistical sampling and Excel strongly preferred.

    Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be able to work independently and also participate in collaborative projects.

  • Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills, including exceptional attention to detail with excellent follow through.

  • Able to rapidly respond to changing requirements and priorities.

  • Able to prioritize and multi-task across numerous work streams and keep organized.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including visual representation of data for all audience levels.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with staff at all levels.

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    *This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required by this position.

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    GAP Solutions provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job us at recruiting@gapsi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

    GAP Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

    This position is contingent upon contract award.

Requisition ID: 4558

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