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Data Management Specialist Sr

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Data Management Specialist Sr
Requisition Number RE24356
Working Title
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 46
Salary Range $49,254-81,266/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.


Primarily days
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as needed.

Job Summary

This grant-funded Data Management Specialist Senior position is in direct support of Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center’s CDC funded Overdose Data to Action and will manage the data needs for overdose surveillance by preparing data launches, maintenance of data capture, and support in the preparation of deliverables for the reporting requirements.

The successful applicant will support the project by maintaining documentation, identifying data processes, and helping to coordinate multiple data products. Attention to detail, processes, and best practices for data management are required.

This position will work directly with multiple faculty members and supervise data management staff. This position is expected to manage receipt of data from multiple data sources using ETL tool; develop complex, efficient, and reusable SQL/SAS/R code for ETL and analysis, and review code in SQL/SAS/R.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

SAS, R, ArcGIS, knowledge of medical records and administrative billing claims.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree plus seven or more years related experience in management, computing, data science, data management, or related areas.

Deadline to Apply 10/20/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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