Atlanta, Georgia


Job Description:

The Leidos Health Group is seeking to fulfill the requirement for a self-motivated and detail-oriented Biostatistician, contingent upon contract award, to provide effective and innovative data science solutions for the CDC public health surveillance project. Location: Atlanta, GA

To produce ad hoc analyses of data, analyses to support programmatic activities, and to provide expertise in managing and analyzing large and/or complex datasets. Experience with sample size calculations and methodologies. Knowledge of surveillance and case-control study design and analysis. Experience with a variety of different groups in various disciplines. Thorough understanding of statistical methods including, but not limited to, linear , logistic and conditional logistic regression models, as well as, survey statistics.

This project requires strong epidemiological, statistical, data management and SAS or R programming expertise.

Primary Responsibilities

This task requires 1) understanding and application of general statistical approaches including bivariate analysis, logistic regression modeling, 2) strong SAS or R programming skills; 3) orderly management of microcomputer files in a Windows environment to develop databases; 4) importing, exporting, and manipulating data files (SAS, R), including recoding, transforming, and creating variables to accommodate analytic needs; 5) provide training and end-user support for tools and technologies being utilized by CDC and 6) performing other analytical and data related duties, as needed.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or Math and 6 years of experience or MS, MPH, MSPH and 2 years of experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with statistical data analysis and use of data analysis tools (e.g. SAS, R, STATA, EpiInfo, RedCap, SQL). Experience with epidemiological studies, laboratory studies, prevention research and other selected forms of studies /research conducted by CDC


Pay Range: REQNUMBER: R-00055135

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

Atlanta, Georgia

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