General Information

Location: Princeton, NJ

Organization: WCG

Job Type: Full Time - Regular

Description and Requirements

The Data Analyst will work with the WCG business units to enable them to discovery and explore new data-driven insights and ways to use data while ensuring the underlying data quality.  This role will work within the Data Science R&D and Data Engineering teams in developing new algorithm capabilities and improving the technology back-end, including the data warehouse, data architecture, front-end and statistical engines.  This role will also provide analytical and statistical expertise to the organization.  This role also supports the evolution of WCG’s other technology-related services.

To be considered for U.S.-based positions unless currently employed by WCG, where permitted by applicable law (including any applicable reasonable accommodation, medical or religious exemption), candidates must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by start date.

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Biostatistics or similar analytical field or a combination of education, skills and related experience; advanced degree in Statistics, Biostatics or similar analytical field preferred

  • 2+ years of experience in Data Science, Statistical Programming, Quantitative Analysis, Analytics or related field
  • Ability to analyze data, draw insights and prepare reports in a cohesive, intuitive and simplistic manner
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, Java, C++, SAS and R; advanced experience with multiple programming languages preferred
  • Significant Experience with querying and knowledge of SQL and No-SQL databases
  • Experience in analyzing data from business line data applications and data providers
  • Experience in visualizing data to stakeholders in a simple and concise manner through visualizations
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.
  • Excels at the interface between data science and business insights to help extract greater value from data across the organization
  • Helps with data curation efforts to continuously track and improve data quality across the different systems and within the Knowledge Base
  • Works with the rest of the Data team and others across the organization to develop an analytical capabilities roadmap
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described here

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:  Up to 10% on an as needed basis.