Statistical Analyst Questar Assessment, Inc.
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Questar Assessment Inc. is a dynamic organization providing K-12 educational assessment solutions that deliver accurate information necessary to help students achieve their potential. We offer a suite of products that assess reading comprehension, writing skills, English language proficiency, and content area knowledge.
We have an opportunity for a Statistical Analyst in Apple Valley, MN. The Statistical Analyst will work with our Psychometricians to manage data and conduct statistical analyses of large and small scale standard testing. This individual will also produce technical reports and documentation of procedures.
Contribute to analysis of item and test data in the following capacity: prepare data requests; conduct data cleaning activities; conduct preliminary data analysis; perform quality assurance checks; archive data files
Document data management processes and procedures
Assist in the creation of technical reports
Participate in testing and operational research projects
Other duties as assigned
BA/BS in Statistics, Mathematics, Social Science or other quantitative field
2 years of quantitative coursework and/or experience
Experience in programming in SAS, SPSS, R or other statistical software package.
Strong attention to detail and ability to perform quality control checks
Demonstrated skill in using MS Word (style sheets, tables) and Excel
Good verbal and written communication skills along with strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to work independently and in a team setting
Psychology and/or Education coursework
Experience in psychological and educational statistics
Working knowledge of MS Access, PowerPoint, Winsteps and Parscale
Technical writing skills
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