ODF Research Data Analyst position open

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To Apply: Submit to Job #109613 in jobs.ucsd.edu

(direct link: https://jobs.ucsd.edu/bulletin/job.aspx?jobnum_in=109613)

Filing Deadline: Wed 6/9/2021


Works on research data reporting assignments that are of moderate diversity in scope. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Acquire and process all conductivity, temperature, depth and oxygen profile (CTDO) data on research expeditions utilizing established processing methods and routines. Consult with other data analysts, technicians, and scientists to make recommendations for updating and improving the processing routines. Develop, maintain and document Python scientific software used for processing data. Communicate with international researchers on results from previous cruises.

    • Working knowledge of research function. General background in Oceanography

    • Working skills in statistical analysis, systems programming, database design and data security measures. Knowledge of python and software programming best practices

    • Working skills in analysis and consultation. Background/knowledge of CTD data collection and processing steps.

    • Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing.

    • Strong interpersonal skills, including initiative and diplomacy, and the ability to work with people from diverse background and educational levels.

    • Strong attention to detail in processing, integrating, documenting and reporting large scale hydrographic data sets.

    • Experience with the installation and configuration of computers and peripheral equipment (e.g. monitors, and printers).

    • Must be willing and able to participate on research cruises of up to 2 months duration, for a total of up to 6 months annually.

    • Must possess a U.S. passport to travel globally without restriction.

    • Must be able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC).

Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce.

This position is eligible for full benefits first day of hire:

a) Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
b) Vacation/holidays (15 vacation days & 13 paid holidays a year)
c) Work/Life Balance
d) Life insurance
e) UC Retirement Plan
f) Pet Insurance

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