Senior Statistical Analyst

A Senior Statistical Analyst who develops computer programs for statistical and other processing activities performed as part of the survey lifecycle, or as such as sample frame development, sample selection, data editing, imputation, estimation, and variance estimation, as specified by mathematical statisticians. Develops code for related research and development activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops code for research with data and statistical programs based on projects yet to be determined
  • Work with mathematical statisticians to support the survey lifecycle across the ECON Directorate
  • Provide programming support with data survey collection methods

Required Skills:

  • At least two years experience developing production code that manipulates large data sets and functions within a data management production system
  • Proficiency in statistical programing in Python, R, or SAS as well as knowledge of the Unix command-line environment, and scheduling jobs using tools such as PBSPro or Apache Spark
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professional software engineering practices including source code management and unit testing
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Oral and written communication skills