Data Research Associate

Employer
Westat
Location
MD - Rockville
Posted
Apr 28, 2017
Closes
Jun 22, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Research
Hours
Full Time
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC.

Job Summary


Westat is seeking an experienced data management professional to support data management activities conducted for research studies. The successful candidate will report to a clinical data manager, and will work closely with other data management personnel.

Job Responsibilities


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: performing functional testing of data entry and data quality checks, reviewing data listings and reports, and addressing data issues.

Job Requirements


ยท A bachelor's degree in a clinical or scientific discipline

Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as organizational, analytical, and multi-tasking skills are required.

Preferred qualifications: Experience using Oracle, Oracle Clinical, Open Data Kit, or computer tablets is a strong plus.

Westat offers competitive benefits with ESOP, 401k, Health, Dental, paid vacation, sick and holiday leave, professional development as well as other benefits.

Any offer of employment may be contingent upon receipt of acceptable results from a post-offer background screening, if required for the position, based on the specific position which may include, for example, identity verification, employment history, or criminal records history.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by Federal, state, or local law.

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