Data Analyst, Cancer Information Analyst
Employment Type: Full Time Permanent Position Classification: Health Manager Level 2 Remuneration: $97,812 - $116,013 per annum, excluding superannuation Hours Per Week: 38 Requisition ID: REQ137275 Exciting opportunity for an experienced Data Analyst to: Join a team specialising in the data management, reporting and analyses of cancer and healthcare data that informs decision making and drives meaningful changes to the NSW cancer healthcare system Work with a team of epidemiologists, statisticians and data scientists to explore new problems, methodologies and tools Be part of an organisation that makes a difference in cancer control in NSW Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply Where you'll be working The Cancer Institute NSW is Australia's first state wide cancer control agency, established in 2003 to lessen the impact of cancer across the state. Working at the Cancer Institute NSW means joining a team of committed and dedicated staff who are proud to be a part of the Institute's purpose of overseeing and accelerating the effectiveness of cancer control in NSW. The Cancer Institute is a collaborative working environment that encourages diversity and inclusion in how we work and the way we work together.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are strongly encouraged to apply. Greater consideration will be given to suitable applicants, in order to improve access to employment and career opportunities (GSE Rule 26). What you will be doing In this role you will utilise your analytical skills to contribute to the development, implementation and maintenance of the Institutes data assets, reports and reporting systems .
You will have demonstrated experience in working with large complex data sets including linked state and commonwealth administrative data sets. Essential to the role will be your ability to work effectively as a team player and collaboratively with specialist statisticians, epidemiologists within the Cancer Institute NSW. You will have strong statistical and programming skills in SAS and SQL with a suitable qualification in epidemiology, public health, statistics or health information.
For your application to be considered Please provide a covering letter addressing the Essential Requirements of the role which are outlined in the Role Description, a response to the pre-screening questions below in no more than two pages and your resume in no more than five pages. Please outline your experience and what your role was in any data remediation/management project or activity? Essential requirements Tertiary qualifications in health information management, statistics or a related discipline Detailed knowledge of statistical analysis techniques and statistical programming tools such as SAS, SQL and R. Demonstrated skills and experience in interrogating, manipulating, analysing and reporting on large and complex datasets Interested? For more information, click here for the Role Description and find out mor....