Research Data Associate

Clearance Level
Fort Bragg, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ127836

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT’s Military Health Team is hiring a Clinical Research Data Associate to support the Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence (TBI CoE) located at Ft. Bragg in Fayetteville, NC.

TBI CoE promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI. Learn more HERE

The Research Data Associate coordinates activities associated with clinical trials in the area of TBI and provides assurance of accurate documentation in compliance with all governing regulations.  S/he serves as a liaison for collaborating between institutions, human subjects review boards, and commercial partners.

What You’ll be Doing:

  • Runs basic statistical analyses using a standard statistical software package.
  • Manages and analyzes data generated from large data sets, clinical investigational and research studies. 
  • Develop databases or modify existing databases to create datasets for analysis
  • Provides critical analysis of study results to assist in interpretation and decision making. 
  • Prepares documents reporting statistical analysis and descriptive data to be used in research reports. 
  • Assist in the development of reports or manuscripts.
  • Prepares and/or presents research related manuscripts, scientific articles, posters, grant applications, and protocols with other investigators.
  • Creates, maintains and updates various internal databases
  • Ensures data quality and statistic management of data, and appropriate handling and storage of data.
  • Provides assurance of accurate documentation and maintain detailed account of any changes or updates in study protocol, data queries, etc.
  • Coordinate with team regarding technical and/or clinical issues affecting research efforts
  • Coordinates and participates in activities associated with clinical trials in the area of TBI to include but not limited to: protocol development, operational procedures and forms development, assistance in study implementation, data analysis, and technical reporting. 
  • Serves as a liaison for collaborating institutions, human subjects review boards, and commercial partners.
  • Coordinates meetings as needed.
  • S/he must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.
  • US Citizenship with the ability to obtain/ maintain a T3 security investigation.

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor's Degree in public health-related field (BSPH) Statistics, or related field.
  • 2+ years’ experience working with large clinical research datasets. 
  • Proficiency with statistical software (e.g., SAS, STATA) and social science research methodology.
  • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written), basic clinical acumen, possesses writing and analytical skills and proficiency in research conduct are required
  • Excellent organizational skills necessary to keep track of updates/changes to protocol, etc. 

What would be Even Better (preferred):

  • Master’s/MPH with concentration in Epidemiology or Biostatistics preferred;
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.
  • Experience in studies related to concussion a plus.

Skill & Attributes for Success:

  • Has ability to establish effective working relationships. 
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions; work in a team required. 
  • Ability to meet project deadlines and to work independently.

What GDIT Can Offer YOU:

  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Full-flex work week




About Our Work

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