Senior Statistician

University Of California Davis , CA 95616

Posted 1 week ago

The Statistical Laboratory provides statistical consulting and programming services for students, staff and faculty of the University, and on a limited basis, to state government agencies and private industry. These tasks are for the most part handled by the Senior Statistician.

In addition, supervises independent consulting done by graduate students employed by the laboratory. Consultation frequently leads to related computational tasks, which are frequently handled by the Senior Statistician as well.

Physical Demands:

Ability to spend substantial hours in front of a computer terminal.

Work Environment:

Ability to work flexible schedule including evenings and weekends to accommodate workload.

UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.

Background Check Required:

This position is a critical position and subject to a background check. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history and identity checks.

Yes

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Statistics, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Extensive knowledge of applied statistics.

Extensive knowledge of mathematical statistics.

Skills to listen to and communicate with people who are not experts in statistical analysis.

Skills to communicate complex technical material in writing for a non-technical audience and knowledge of correct spelling and grammar.

Working knowledge of computers and available statistical software packages.

General familiarity with methods and problems in scientific research.

Ability to prioritize job functions and tasks.

Ability to manage several jobs at one time.

Knowledge of programming languages and familiarity with capabilities and costs of available computing facilities.

Working knowledge of advanced calculus, numerical analysis, linear algebra and differential equations.

Ability to provide critical review of the statistical portion of scientific research and literature.

Ability to give reasonable cost estimates for statistical analysis jobs.

Ability to write clear reports.

Preferred Qualifications:

Advanced Degree in Statistics, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.



icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Veterinarian

University Of California

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 3/16/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-06-14T00:00 Reporting to the Associate Director of Campus Veterinary Services, provide medical care to research and teaching animals which includes rotating weekend on-calls and performing routine rounds of assigned animal care areas. Provide clinical and preventative health services to a wide variety of species: evaluate project-related clinical cases; perform research project support procedures; and review IACUC protocols. Act on behalf of the Attending Veterinarian (AV) with regards to veterinary oversight of the university animal care program and regulatory compliance. May at times act as AV when designated in the absence of the AV. Physical Demands: Must be able to walk, crouch, kneel, bend and lift heavy items or animals up to 50 pounds. Must be able to stand for long periods of time on hard surfaces (clinic, operating rooms, etc.). Lifting Moving Bending involved in the restraint and treatment of laboratory animals. Stand for long periods of time on hard surfaces; for example, during surgery. Work Environment: Valid CA driver's license required. Position will participate in the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Pull Notice System. Rabies Vaccination and/or titer, annual tuberculosis screening, Measles vaccination and/or titerother titers/vaccinations as recommended by occupational health physician. Employee is personally responsible for following health and safety guidelines/instructions. Must be able to perform assigned duties wearing restrictive protective clothing such as respirators and other protective clothing. This position is subject to Medical Surveillance procedures and review in accordance with Federal and State Laws and Regulations and University Policy. Required to wear protective clothing and respirator in circumstances that require personal protection from infectious diseases and animals. Ability to work on call, on a rotating basis incumbent is expected to carry pager/cell phone and provide 24 hour/after hours veterinary coverage for the Davis and Sacramento Campuses. Perform assigned duties in a Biosafety Level (BSL) 1, 2 or 3 facility where animals including nonhuman primates may be either naturally or experimentally infected with potentially hazardous diseases such Q Fever, Valley fever, brucellosis, HIV, Herpes B virus and others Campus Veterinary Service employees are directly or indirectly engaged in the performance of work on Federal or State contracts and grants as well as periodically come into contact with controlled substances; and are expected to abide by the UC Policy on Substance Abuse, the Federal Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, and the State Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1990. Work flexible schedule. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space. Background Check Required: This position is a critical position and subject to a background check. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history and identity checks. Yes Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (DVM) from a recognized and accredited school of veterinary medicine; Licensed DVM in a state, with the attainment of CA license within 1 year of employment. Experience managing a Laboratory Animal Health Clinic and supervising Animal Health Technicians. Experience performing clinical care in a veterinary clinic. USDA endorsement or attainment within 1 year of hire. Experience in clinical medicine as it applies to the diagnosis, surgical procedures, and medical treatment of a wide variety of laboratory animals, nonhuman primates, agricultural species, aquatic species, amphibians, reptiles, and other exotic species. Experience in preventive medicine programs required for laboratory animals, nonhuman primates, agricultural species, aquatic species, amphibians, reptiles and other exotic species including vaccination, parasitology, bacteriology, and virology screening programs. Knowledge of institutional, local, state, national and international rules and regulations governing the use and care of laboratory animals (USDA Animal Welfare Act, ILAR Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, Endangered Species Act, FDA Good Laboratory Practice Regulations, and California Public Health Law). Knowledge of humane care and housing of animals with understanding of standards and guidelines as established by AAALAC International). Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with large and small laboratory animals including nonhuman primates and exotic species. Experience working in a lab animal clinic. Knowledge of gross necropsy procedures and basic histopathology of laboratory animals Experience teaching in a classroom situation, seminar format, and on a one-to-one basis. Experience conducting presentations at national and international specialty meetings. Interpersonal and communication skills to develop procedures/instructions/training documents and to interact with a wide variety of individuals. Decision-making and problem-solving skills for research and technical problems. Board certified or eligible for American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) certification boards. University Of California Davis CA

Senior Statistician

University Of California