CAREER OPPORTUNITY: Chronic Disease Data Analyst/Evaluator (FH138)
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Working Title Chronic Disease Data Analyst/Evaluator (FH138)
Role Title Prog Admin Specialist II - 19212
Job Open Date 08/10/2018
Job Close Date 08/23/2018
Open Until Filled No
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Negotiable to $73,726
Agency Dept of Health (601)
Agency Website www.vdh.virginia.gov
Location Richmond (City) - 760
Position Number FH138
Job Posting Number 1041480
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 05
THIS IS A RE-ADVERTISEMENT-PREVIOUS APPLICATIONS WILL REMAIN IN CONSIDERATION.
The Virginia Department of Health(VDH), Division of Population Health (DPH) is seeking an experienced data analyst/program evaluator.
Responsibilities include analyzing chronic disease data, conducting surveillance for and developing data products on chronic disease programs, establishing evaluation plans and reports and using data analysis tools (e.g., Statistical Analysis Software, Geographic Information System, Tableau, RedCap) to support federally funded grant programs.
Contribute to grant applications and reports by providing disease burden information, statistics (e.g., rates, percentages, frequencies, statistical testing) on heart disease, stroke, diabetes/prediabetes, hospital claims data, and self-reported health behavioral data (e.g., BRFSS YRBS). Respond to data request in a timely manner by providing high quality, reproducible data reports.
Additionally this position will represent VDH on regular grantee and technical assistance calls (e.g., monthly calls with federal funding agency, Epidemiology and Evaluation Consortium) by participating and sharing evaluation promising practices and information.
Occasional travel may be required.
Intermediate level of SAS data analysis.
Experience with Microsoft Excel and database management.
Knowledge of evaluation techniques with the ability to research, compile, and analyze data.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in written language, and work well with others.
Master’s degree in Public Health, with coursework in program evaluation, epidemiology and biostatistics.
Experience with the CDC’s Six Step Framework for program evaluation, All Payers Claims Database, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Data, and GIS.
Experience developing Health Impact Statements.
Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a state and federal criminal history background check and the Department of Social Service’s Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry check, U.S. HHS IG Exclusion List check, employment reference check, and E-Verify. The selected candidate must complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interests as a condition of employment, if applicable (Va. Code § 2.2-3114). Other financial, credit, driving, or other background checks prior to employment may be required for certain positions.
Special Instructions to Applicants
A completed application including previous employment, salary history and education must be submitted online at Virginia Jobs for consideration: https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/ Only online applications will be accepted. Faxed, e-mailed or mailed applications will NOT be considered. Incomplete applications with vacant answer fields will be screened out. Electronic applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on the closing date. Applicants requiring visa sponsorship need not apply.
Office of Family Health Services
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219