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STATISTICAL PROGRAMMER ANALYST
Daily Tasks
Supports research projects using various programming languages and software packages. Designs databases. Analyzes statistical data, prepares data for presentation and contributes to publication of study results.
Skills/Talents
Proven written and oral communications skills. Ability to think logically and evaluate alternate solutions in problem solving. Ability to work within a team and independently. Multitasking, management, analytical and presenting skills needed.
Work Setting
Office setting.
Work Hours
Primarily day shift, Monday-Friday.
Education
Bachelor's degree with a major in statistics/biostatistics, math or computer science with experience/course work in applied statistics required.
Qualifications
1-2 years of experience or course work in computer programming and use of software packages.
Recommended High School Classes
college prep, business, word processing, computer application and science, advanced English composition, advanced sciences (biology and chemistry), and advanced math
Minnesota Median Salary
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Data Analyst
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