## Posting Summary:
The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia is actively seeking a Data Analyst to support the Department of Neurology Epilepsy Program. This position will ensure that data standards are developed and maintained. The incumbent will ensure high quality data is collected for analysis and continually verify integrity of data; perform analysis of information and identify, interpret and report the trends or patterns found in data sets; and synthesize data analysis by creating graphs, reports, and presentations of results. Incumbent may be required to perform other duties as assigned.
Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor's degree, relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree, and 1-3 years of experience with coordination and analysis of complex data using various databases. A Master's degree or PhD with clinical data in medical research experience is preferred.
Incumbent must be proficient in computer applications, have a working knowledge of various databases and software programs, and have a strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically MS Access and Excel.
This position is restricted and is contingent upon the continuation of funding.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" was created around the assumption that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify uncommon integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display great judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are strategically focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by aggressively executing these standards. These employees also develop a deep passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities, and as supervisors, help their staff do the same. They contribute to team success by leading talent, through their individual efforts and by leading and developing their teams.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
## If any experience is preferred, please specify kind of experience:
Prior experience in coordination and analysis of complex data using various databases, including clinical date in medical research.
## Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Ability to evaluate and apply information and provide advice.
2. Working knowledge of data management. Ability to analyze and present information.
3. Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication in daily interactions. Ability to clearly articulate specific information.
4. Ability to work independently or as part of a team. Provide direct support to leaders, as needed. Complete tasks without immediate supervision.
5. Grasp the University's educational mission, strategic aims, and programs.
## Required Computer Applications:
Proficient in computer applications, working knowledge of various database and software programs. Must have strong knowledge of Microsoft Office with specific experience in MS Access and Excel.
*Required Applicant Documents:* CV / ResumeCover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
*Department:* Department of Neurology
*If any experience is required, please specify kind of experience:* 1-3 years of experience with coordination and analysis of complex data using various databases.
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*FLSA Exemption Status:* Exempt
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Posting Date:* 07-19-2016
*Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule? :* Yes
*Employment Posting Category:* University Staff
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=75737
*Anticipated Hiring Range:* $35, 000 - $55, 000
*Posting Number:* 0616077
*If degree or equivalent experience required, please specify:(Entries to the right will appear in the posting for this position. )Degree Requirements Analysis:* Bachelor's degree is required. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
*Number of Months/Year:* 12
*Drug Testing Required? (Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included):* No
*Position Type:* University Managerial and Professional Staff
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Employment Conditions:* Criminal HistorySexual Offender Registry
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Staff Application
*Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* Some - up to 4 years
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* *Degree Preferred
*Organization (Position Organization):* 40850 MD-NEUR Neurology
*Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* Considerable - 4 to 7 years
*Number of Work Hours Per Week:(format: xx. xxxx):* 40
*Working Title:* Data Analyst, Epilepsy