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Data Manager




Atlanta, GA 30301

Northrop Grumman Information Systems Sector is seeking a Data Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in transforming the future of technology and public health. This position will be located in Atlanta, GA and will become part of Northrop Grumman's team that supports the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. When you join Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We're committed to our employees' professional and personal development and success. Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.
Roles and Responsibilities:
The qualified applicant will assist with data management and analysis of multiple study-related datasets, including performing quality assurance procedures, generating progress reports, data documentation and conducting basic analyses. The candidates should be able to synthesize quantitative information from a variety of sources, handle multiple tasks, and interact effectively with team members and collaborators.
* Perform data management and data quality assurance activities including development of data quality reports and investigation and resolution of data anomalies or errors; * Communicate with project management staff, researchers, and data collectors regarding data quality issues and assist with tracking problem resolution to improve data quality; * Receive datasets and plan and conduct data cleaning and documentation of issues in consultation with project management staff; * Assist in developing SOPs for data documentation, data dictionaries and routine reports
* Develop and present analytical data files to project managers and researchers. This will include creating SAS datasets from the data source, ensuring the security and confidentiality of analytical data files, providing data file documentation, and assisting researchers or statisticians in developing analytical programs in SAS.
* Collaborate with multi-disciplinary, international teams of epidemiologists, statisticians and other study staff to produce high-quality study datasets and documentation.


Basic Qualifications:
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
* Bachelor's degree in Biology, Statistics, Mathematics, Epidemiology, Social Science or related field with a minimum of 3 years of experience.
* Experience using SAS to merge datasets, create variables, perform routine data checks, and create reports on study enrollment, retention, etc.
* Experience with public health datasets
* Experience with basic statistical analyses
* Ability to build data-entry databases in Access, CSPro or other database development software. Familiarity with EpiInfo is desirable but not mandatory.
* Skill and experience with SAS statistical software to develop and access databases in SAS or SQL formats;* Skill and experience in merging, managing, updating, and documenting data files.
* Experience in performing data entry, data quality review, data editing, and resolving and documenting data quality problems.
* Sound writing skill and ability to communicate information about data base structure, protocols, analysis, statistical, and other scientific research in a clear manner.
* Strong organizational and interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and as a team member
* Experience in developing and maintaining productive working relationships with multidisciplinary staff.

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
* Master's degree in Public Health, Global Health or related field with a minimum of 1 year of experience
* Experience supporting Public Health related project. Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: No
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Georgia-Atlanta 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: No
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Georgia-Atlanta
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Top Secret/SCI - Other
Job Category:
IT - Data Science
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