IMPAQ International, LLC Data Visualization Analyst in Columbia, Maryland
IMPAQ International, a growing and dynamic social science research firm, provides high-quality research and impact evaluation services, policy analysis, survey research, technology solutions, organizational development, technical assistance and consulting services to U.S. and international government agencies, foundations, and the private sector. IMPAQ’s mission is to bring together exceptional people to develop innovative and rigorous approaches to evaluate the real-world impact of social policies and programs. IMPAQ has a diverse and collegial work environment and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/Disability/Veterans).
IMPAQ is seeking a self-motivated Data Visualization Analyst to join our exceptional team of experts who work to improve the health and well-being of millions of people. The Data Scientist will be a member of the Advanced Analytics team and will primarily support health-focused projects. The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and experience in quantitative data analysis, including producing data visualizations, and translating data analysis to report writing and presentations. In addition to possessing solid fundamental research skills, this position requires the ability to work with customers, users, and other contractors to develop interactive dashboards and other graphical representations of data to further research and policy decisions.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship (including H-1B sponsorship) is not available for this position.
Apply quantitative methods and techniques to manage and analyze research data
Construct, clean, merge, manipulate and document datasets for both internal and project-related use
Design and develop data visualizations including static charts for reports and dynamic dashboards
Conduct literature reviews of technical and professional publications
Conduct user research and usability testing
Create customized and presentation-quality reports from data analysis results
Participate in the research study design
Manage administrative aspects of projects and proposals
Support the preparation of technical procedures and reports
Write, compile, and edit assigned portions of proposals and project reports
Review work products to ensure quality and consistency of content
- Degree in Information Systems, Economics, Engineering Psychology, Business Administration, Human-Centered Design, Human Factors, Health or Public Policy, Public Health, Political Science, or related social science field required
Knowledge and Experience
Experience and knowledge of data visualization techniques such as data cleaning, data management, and chart/business intelligence dashboard design and production required
Experience with ArcGIS Online a plus
Experience in graphic design a plus
Experience managing and analyzing large datasets in SAS, or SQL
Strong data visualization and design methods
Experience with qualitative and quantitative research methods
Strong organizational, planning, oral, and written communication skills
Ability to take initiative, learn quickly, work independently and in a team environment
Creative, professional, and strong attention to detail
Exposure to project management and technical assistance
- Please submit 2-5 sample data visualizations
IMPAQ International, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/Disability/Veterans).
External Company URL: www.impaqint.com