Associate Research/Data Analyst

General summary

This is a first-level professional position having independent responsibility for completing basic or simple components of research projects and/or investigations, and may require specialized knowledge related to the area of research or investigation. At this level, employees frequently provide research and analysis support to higher level analysts and participate as a member of a team, project, or program, and may draft or provide expert testimony related to standard issues. Employees conduct analysis and review of various processes and draft technical and procedural manuals and guides. They may also provide technical advice and assistance for systems and techniques, and may include training as necessary. Also at this level, employees analyze, organize, and present data petitioned or solicited from various stakeholders.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

In addition to those identified in the previous level: Knowledge of basic research methods and analysis, computer information systems, and statistical software. Ability to perform basic queries and analysis of data.

Typical qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 0-2 years of relevant experience and/or appropriate certification.  (Substitutions may be allowed.)

Pay grade