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Job Title: Data Manager I
Job Number: 1805-61171-DM-I-01
Organization: IHRC, Inc.
Posted: 9/27/2018
Type: Full-Time
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Atlanta,  GA    USA
Compensation: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Position Description:

JOB TITLE:  Data Manager I

POSITION NUMBER:  1805-61171- DM-I- 01


ANTICIPATED START DATE:  Two weeks after identification of qualified candidate


TRAVEL:  As required to fulfill the responsibilities of the position

IHRC, Inc. provides scientific, information management, management consulting, bioinformatics, and administrative program support to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other Federal and private sector clients.  The successful candidate will be a full-time employee of IHRC, Inc., and will be assigned to the Respiratory Diseases Branch (RDB), Division of Bacterial Diseases (DBD), National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), at the CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA, to provide scientific and technical support for the Active Bacterial Core (ABC).  


The Data Manager I will provide data management support and technical expertise for upgrading the Active Bacterial Core surveillance (ABCs) data management system, and concatenating ABCs epidemiological and laboratory data.  


  • Collaborate with the Respiratory Disease Branch's (RDB) Lead Data Manager with upgrading the Active Bacterial Core surveillance (ABCs) data management system

    • Update ABCs laboratory and epidemiological databases
    • Update variables and documentation of ABCs data dictionary as needed
    • Work with ABCs sites to update their laboratory and epidemiological databases
  • Collaborate with RDB's Lead Data Manager with concatenating ABCs' epidemiological and laboratory data
    • Merge ABCs epidemiological data from the sites
    • Merge ABCs laboratory data from CDC and other laboratories
    • Conduct data quality checks and update the data as needed
  • Collaborate with RDB's epidemiological team with data management during outbreaks
    • Develop databases in MS Access and other tools to assist with outbreak investigations, as needed
    • Create databases that incorporate data quality checks for outbreak investigations, as needed
    • Perform data quality checks on outbreak data



Education and Experience:

  • B.S. (M.S. preferred) degree in statistics, mathematics, natural science, or a field related to the responsibilities of the position.  


  • Experience working with and developing MS Access databases
  • Experience working with SQL and developing database infrastructure
  • Experience developing SQL database web interfaces that allow basic queries
  • Experience working with statistical software such as SAS, Stata, or similar software
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to efficiently organize multiple priorities
  • Documentation of daily work with good laboratory practice compliance
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision while maintaining project timeline
  • Ability to work and build coalitions with partners involved, and develop strategies for effectively conveying information to partners
  • Ability to work independently and yet to maintain the flexibility to respond to additional requests
  • Skills and experience writing project reports, research protocols and manuscripts  


  • Experience working with outbreak surveillance and/or laboratory data
  • Understanding of the genetics of bacterial antimicrobial resistance
  • Experience developing mechanisms by which stakeholders can share data based on established policy

Language Skills:

  • The candidate must possess excellent oral and written communication skills in English   


  • Must be United States citizen or permanent resident or have authorization for employment in the United States

SALARY:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience

To apply for this position:

  • If you are viewing this position on the IHRC Career Center, please click on the "Apply Now" button.  
  • If you are viewing this position on a site other than the IHRC Career Center, you may use the “click to apply” link, or you may apply by visiting our Career Center and searching for the position number listed at the top of this position description.  
  • To view all of our open positions, and to apply to those positions in which you may be interested, please visit our Career Center, which can also be reached by visiting and clicking on the “View Opportunities” link.

IHRC, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.  It is the policy of IHRC, Inc. to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law, and to take affirmative action in accordance with applicable laws and Executive Orders.


Organization Description:

IHRC, Inc. is an international consulting and professional services corporation, and a minority woman-owned small business located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. We assist our clients in accomplishing their missions and objectives in a timely and cost-effective manner, and we strive exceed our clients’ expectations.

Closing Date: 10/21/2018
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: HUMAN RESOURCES,  Data Manager I
Contact Location: 2 Ravinia Dr. Suite 1200

Atlanta   GA  30346
United States
Contact Location: 2 Ravinia Dr. Suite 1200
  Atlanta   GA  30346
  United States
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