Jobs

Most of our job vacancies are advertised on the University of Oxford website. Current vacancies are listed below.

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Current vacancies:

Data Manager

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, New Richards Building, Old Road Campus, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LG

Grade 7: £33,309 - £40,927 with a discretionary range to £44,706 per annum

We are seeking a Data manager to join the Infectious Diseases Data Observatory at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and GlobalHealth, University of Oxford.

You will manage, transform and curate clinical, epidemiological, molecular and pharmacology data. You will manipulate contributed data using Trifacta and Tamr or other tools such that the data is compatible with IDDO, WWARN and other platform tools. You will be working closely with the core IDDO team, including Statisticians, Programme Managers and Software Engineers and also communicating directly with data contributors around the world.

It is essential that you have an undergraduate qualification in a scientific or heath related field. Experience of data management and transformation is required. Evidence of a high level of attention to detail in order to deal with and process large and diverse datasets is needed. You will need good communication skills and the ability to work with people from different backgrounds and all levels of seniority. Evidence of good problem solving skills is essential.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.

This post is offered full-time on a fixed term contract for 12 months, and is funded by Wellcome.

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on 12 August 2022 will be considered. Please quote 159503 on all correspondence.

For more information about the role.

Epidemiologist

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, New Richards Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LG

Grade 7: £33,309 - £40,927 with a discretionary range to £44,706 per annum

Applications are invited for an Epidemiologist to join the Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO), at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, within the Nuffield Department of Medicine.

You will be responsible for developing approaches to harmonisation of COVID-19 individual patient data extracted from electronic health records, including application of controlled terminologies and CDISC standards where applicable. You will also support the Data Management and Informatics teams to maintain and improve the IDDO data repository and to improve data visualisations. You will lead development of statistical analysis plans for IDDO study groups or systematic reviews. You will be responsible for performing the statistical analyses for IDDO study groups or systematic reviews, preparing analysis reports, and will be expected to contribute to writing manuscripts for publication.

It is essential that you hold a doctoral degree (or close to completion) in a relevant discipline (Statistics, Global Health, Epidemiology etc.), and have demonstratable relevant research experience, and you have a significant track record of biostatistical application in the field of medical statistics and/or epidemiology. You have experience of working with large and diverse datasets, and also experience of successful contribution to a globally diverse and multidisciplinary team. Having an excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work independently within a team is also essential.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.  Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.

This position is offered full time on a fixed term contract until 31 December 2023 and is funded by US FDA.

Only applications received before 12 midday on 23 August 2022 will be considered. Please quote 159332 on all correspondence.

For more information about the role