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Job No. 153069

  • Job Title:
  • Data Curator
  • Employer:
  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Location:
  • Ann Arbor , MI
  • Posting Date:
  • 15-May-2024
  • Description:
  • Responsibilities*
    Curating Data:

    Execute thorough cleaning, standardization, and transformation of data, maintaining rigorous quality control to ensure database accuracy and reliability in collaboration with Senior Data Analyst.
    A Diligently monitor the progression of data through transformation pipelines, skillfully juggling responsibilities across various projects.
    Proactively engage in the discovery and integration of new data sources and varieties, bringing fresh perspectives and innovative approaches to our data curation practices.
    Manage and oversee user accounts across a range of software applications, catering to a diverse and global user community.
    Professional Development and Continuous Improvement:

    Engaging in ongoing professional development to stay abreast of current data curation techniques and healthcare research trends.
    Participate in weekly center wide and team meetings.
    Other items as assigned.
    Required Qualifications*
    High school diploma
    A keen eye for detail and organization
    Some experience with Google Suite tools (sheets, docs, etc.)
    Some experience with Microsoft tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
    Familiarity with SQL databases and queries
    Familiarity with data curation, data management, or data science
    Good communication skills, experience working on a multi-disciplinary team, and ability to work independently on multiple ongoing projects
    Desired Qualifications*
    Bachelors degree in a recognized field of science
    Experience with Google Analytics or willingness to learn
    Basic understanding of biology and statistics
    Knowledge and experience with clinical research projects and high-throughput genomics data
    Experience writing scripts to perform data transformations
    Preferred Attributes

    Detail-Oriented: A keen eye for minute details to maintain data accuracy and quality.
    Teamwork: You have a team-oriented experience and approach and can foster professional relationships.
    Commitment to excellence: You perform duties at the highest level possible consistently.
    Excellent communicator: You can interact with a diversity of people and cultures in a confident, professional manner.
    Confidentiality: You demonstrate the ability and temperament to work with sensitive information.
    Insightful: You think outside of the box to keep tasks and critical items moving forward.
    Emotional intelligence: You are mindful to recognize your own emotions and can keep calm and productive under stress.
    Innovative ideas: You stay curious and are open to bringing innovative suggestions forward that will impact the team, partners, and organization positively.
    Additional Information
    This is a full-time onsite or hybrid position (minimum of 2-3 days per week onsite and as required for position success.)
    Occasional travel may be requested
  •  Contact information:
  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • United States
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