Clinical Statistician in Towson, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  855642

Apex Systems has an immediate opening for a Clinical Statistician to support an Enterprise Government Integrator in the Greater Baltimore, MD area.  This Clinical Statistician will join a very collaborative technical team responsible for new development, enhancements and support of high visibility system.  If you or someone you know may be interested, please forward updated resume to Brian Richardson at  


Position: Clinical Statistician

Location: Greater Baltimore, MD

Clearance: Public Trust

Timeline: Immediately

Clinical Statistician Job Description:

  • Develop statistical models and algorithms and apply to data and claims analysis for various quality programs
  • Responsible for coordinating the design, development and testing of complex and efficient programming and analytic code, as well as technical support and subject matter expertise related to specified health care programming & analytic activities, projects and deliverables.
  • Provide statistical expertise and assistance with data management, including data quality checks, programming and statistical analysis
  • Build and code applications and/or models using various computer programming languages
  • Prepare reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and interpret and present results to management and/or customer personnel
  • Serve as technical team or task leader
  • Participate in special projects as required
  • Provide technical and analytic input to analytic team
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned and ensure the most appropriate statistical analysis is performed
  • Coordinate measure calculation and data analysis for quality programs
  • Perform research on emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution
  • Plan, develop, test, and document highly complex applications programs
  • Test new software to ascertain the software can be successfully run on claims data and produces the expected results
  • Prepare detailed specifications from which code will be written
  • Participate in the gathering and review of business and technical requirements

Requirements for Clinical Statistician:

  • 5-7 years of directly related statistical analysis experience
  • Masters in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health, or related field, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience
  • Advanced knowledge of SAS and other statistical, sampling, data management and data entry software
  • Experience applying advanced statistical methods including Bayesian statistics, logistic regression, hierarchical modeling, and risk adjustment to healthcare data
  • Strong background in health services research and statistical methodologies
  • Effective communication skills

*Please note that as a member of the Apex Systems team, you’d be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay Periods; Training and Development Programs; and our Referral Program.*