The Statistician/Data Scientist will work with UCSF Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative under the direction of the BHHI faculty director and a more senior statistician. They will uses skills as a seasoned, experienced research professional with a full understanding of statistical methods and data analysis software packages. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. This position requires extensive experience conducting statistical analysis of observational studies, program evaluations, administrative data, or longitudinal cohorts.
The Statistician/Data Scientist will apply statistical and data science methodologies to original research projects focusing on homelessness and its effects on health. The successful candidate will have the ability to work with a variety of data sources, including administrative and longitudinal survey data, and will be able to clean, manage, link, and analyze these sources. They will be passionate about using data to find innovative solutions to homelessness. The incumbent will be able to conduct analyses and data management on multiple projects concurrently. We seek a highly organized individual with outstanding statistical analysis and data management skills who has superior written and verbal communications skills and excellent time management. Interest in BHHI’s mission/work with experience in public or population health working with health or health care data is preferred. While candidates living in the Bay Area are preferred, the position may be fully remote. Salary Range: $85,000-$105,000.