HHS HRSA Bureau of Health Workforce Seeks a Senior Data Scientist

Original Job Opening Posted on USAJobs.gov: https://www.usajobs.gov/job/760541000

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Bureau of Health Workforce within Health & Human Services seeks a Senior Data Scientist, according to a job posting on USAJobs.gov.

The Senior Data Scientist will serve as a principal advisor on broad issues relating to health workforce data and research proposals, including adherence to formal data governance frameworks.

According to the posting, duties for the Senior Data Scientist include:

  • Serving as a senior authoritative source on tasks requiring complex statistical or mathematical analytic techniques, with expertise in applying these skills and techniques to answer questions regarding the health care, health support and public health workforces.
  • Delivering quality, actionable data-based analyses and recommendations to support evidence-based decision making. Monitoring and ensuring consistent implementation of policies related to data collection, purchasing and dissemination, and maximizing NCHWA and BHW data for internal and external users.
  • Providing technical expertise and authoritative advisory services regarding NCHWA Data Initiatives by evaluating current data collection and management efforts to improve data quality and transparency, enhancing data management practices, integrating data delivery, and leading the governance of data management practices.
  • Increasing the effectiveness and efficiency in managing data, analyzing the value of data already available, and collaborating across BHW, HRSA, the Department and other Executive Branch Departments to share data.
  • Using data dashboards and data visualization software such as Tableau or ArcGIS, analytic software such as SAS or SPSS or R or Stata, and health information databases such as those owned by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to answer data calls and support programmatic changes through evidence.
  • Reviewing and editing comprehensive scientific reports on the health care and health support workforce that interpret data analyses, articulate findings, and incorporate conclusive and specific scientific and policy recommendations.
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Job Opening Details

Job Opening Date: 11/16/2023
Job Closing Date: 12/01/2023
Salary Range: $117,518 - $152,771 per year
Pay Scale/Grade: GS 15
Telework Eligible: Not applicable, this is a remote position.
Applications Open To: The Public; Career Transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL)
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