Biostatician - Military Veterans Wanted

2019-02-13
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee



Oregon
97701
United States

Description

Duties may include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Engaging with senior level, Uniformed and Civilian, subject matter experts and key program stakeholders to manage and facilitate teams, strategic action groups, interagency task forces, senior executive/Congressional/White House briefings, meetings, and working group sessions

  • Researching and preparing talking points, briefing materials, read ahead collateral for military health related meetings

  • Tracking, analyzing, updating, and reporting status on multiple high-level initiatives

  • Documenting and synthesizing information discussed in meetings

  • Desktop publishing, including designing, formatting, writing, and editing evaluation reports and client deliverables

  • Update deliverables based on customer/staff/project manager feedback related to possible gaps, errors, and improvement opportunities

  • Communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner, including delivering clear requests for information

  • Leading initiatives and activities associated with the client’s response to Evaluation directives

  • Executing a streamlined rapid evaluation protocol to determine the outcome and impact of military health services through evidence-based evaluation

  • Establishing guidelines and conduct training for any eligible entities in an effort to adopt a common standard for rapid evaluation activities

  • Supporting data collection, interview protocols, onsite evaluation and preparation of reports

  • Providing consultation/technical services in areas such as Data Collection and Analysis, Development and implementation of effectiveness metrics, Process Improvement,  Program Design, Community Outreach, and Partnership Planning Support

 


Qualifications

Required Education:

  • Doctoral degree WITH more than 5 years’ post-degree experience in military healthcare operations or specialized clinical experience with patients in acute, inpatient or rehabilitation settings

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  • Familiarity with military medical disciplines

  • Familiarity with military cultural competence

  • Must be organized, flexible, and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Experience with MS Office, especially MS Word and MS Excel

  • Experience with Adobe Professional and with posting and sharing documents in SharePoint

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, presentation, and technical communication skills

  • Ability to succeed as both an individual contributor and team member, identify and address client needs, and contribute to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members, and proactively seeking guidance, clarification, and feedback

  • Ability to assimilate and analyze information from a wide variety of sources efficiently and effectively

  • Experience in leading project teams and/or collaborating with team members 

  • Experience in conducting research, interviews, focus groups, and other methods to analyze challenges and needs

  • Experience in conducting analysis of effectiveness data through qualitative and quantitative analysis of utilization, healthcare costs, and program outcomes

  • Ability to provide written summary of statistical findings and conclusions

  • Maintain a working knowledge of significant developments and trends in military healthcare

  • Work closely with staff to develop curriculum and toolkits for training military healthcare providers and program directors on evaluation methodologies

  • Knowledge of existing best practices and lessons learned from relevant other DoD and federal agencies in evaluation planning and implementation

  • Ability to consult and collaborate with military healthcare providers, researchers, and policy makers

  • Desire and skill to work as member of an interdisciplinary team 

  • Ability to oversee production of timely, high quality work products, appropriate for an executive-level audience, that meet client approved objectives

  • Experience in conducting/supporting program design, assessment, or evaluation within a large agency or organization, preferably the military