SAS Data Analyst/Statistician (US Citizenship required)

Updated: April 5, 2019
Job ID: 212023
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Location: Bethesda, MD, United States

Join the HJF Team!

HJF is seeking a SAS Data Analyst/Statistician for the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS) located in Bethesda, MD (Rockledge). HJF provides administrative and management support to CSTS.

The Center's work addresses a wide scope of trauma exposure from the consequences of combat, operations other than war, terrorism, natural and human-made disasters, and public health threats. CSTS is a part of our nation's federal medical school, Uniformed Services University (USU), and its Department of Psychiatry, as well as a partnering center of the newly established Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE) for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury.


  1. Work with the Project PI(s) to achieve the goals of the projects. Provide guidance in appropriate statistical methods as well as input into future design and methodology of studies.
  2. Maintain and manipulate databases; including establishing, testing, and modifying data sets.
  3. Performs statistical analyses, design surveys, work with different means of survey delivery including on-line.
  4. Provide relevant statistical and project status reports.
  5. Perform literature searches and write scientific reports/papers.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Knowledge of statistics and study design; proficiency in SAS or SPSS including programming and use of statistical procedures; knowledge of databases and other software such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access 2003 and 2007; experience in data management, statistical analysis of longitudinal or repeated measurement data; ability to communicate effectively; excellent writing skills; knowledge of qualitative data analytic procedures preferred but not required.

Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Master's or Doctoral degree in Biostatistics, Measurement, or related field.

Minimum Experience: 2 to 4 years of academic or clinical research-related experience.

Physical Capabilities: Long periods of sitting

Work Environment: Office environment

Background: US Citizenship required.

HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Director of Human Resources.