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Mathematica Policy Research is Recruiting College Graduates!

26 May

Mathematica Policy Research is recruiting college graduates at all levels who are highly motivated to help improve public well-beingthrough the highest quality research. We seek graduates who are interested in contributing to work ranging from quantitative data analysis to focus group management for qualitative studies to project management and budget analysis.

For more than four decades, Mathematica has been dedicated to conducting objective, rigorous, evidence-based research to help improve the lives of our nation’s—and our world’s—most vulnerable citizens. Our staff include national leaders recognized for their contributions to shaping policy in:
Health; Education; Early Childhood; Family Support; Nutrition; Labor; Disability; International Development; Data Analytics

INTERESTED? Contact our Human Resources department or visit our website at http://careers.mathematica-mpr.com/  for information on becoming part of the team.

The Council of Economic Advisers is Recruiting for Staff Economist, Research economist, and Research Assistant

26 May

The Council of Economic Advisers is recruiting for all “junior economist” positions, including: Staff Economists, Research Economists, and Research Assistants for the upcoming academic year and interns for the upcoming semester.

Full position descriptions are here: https://www.whitehouse.gov/cea/jobs-internships

Full-time Research Assistant at Penn

26 May

The Behavioral Ethics Lab (BeLab), led by Dr. Cristina Bicchieri, is seeking to hire a highly skilled and motivated individual to work as a full-time research assistant beginning in the summer of 2017. Dr. Bicchieri is an expert in social norms and conducts research at the intersection of philosophy, economics, and psychology. Our group includes behavioral economists, psychologists, network analysts, game theorists, applied mathematicians, and philosophers. This is an excellent position for those who are seeking to be exposed to a vibrant research environment, for example in preparation of a graduate degree or a research career in the private sector. The research specialist would help out with many elements of our lab’s research activity. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) programming lab and online economics experiments and surveys, collecting, cleaning, and analyzing data, as well as writing up results.
Please apply before May 31, 2017. The position would start in the summer of 2017, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Highly motivated and qualified applicants should submit a CV/resume and a cover letter that outlines research interests, skills, and experience. Be ready to supply at least 2 letters of recommendation upon request.
Qualifications
-B.S. or B.A. in social or cognitive sciences with a strong quantitative background (minor or higher in economics preferred) and 0 year to 1 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
-Experience programming (i.e., zTree, Python, etc).
-Proficiency in statistical methods and software (e.g., R, STATA, etc).
-Excellent writing skills.
-Flexible and independent thinking, self-organization, and the ability to self-motivate.
-Strong interpersonal skills.

-The link to the application can be found at http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/27926

Mitchell International Seeking New Grad (or soon to be grad) for Financial Analyst Position

1 May

Mitchell International is looking for a newly graduated or soon to be graduate who is highly motivated and business savvy to fill our Financial Analyst position. Our finance team is top notch, loves to have fun and a great training ground for new grads.

Mitchell is a San Diego based software company with operations across the US, Canada and parts of Europe. We are growing and always looking for talent. Check out the full job description: Financial Analyst. Apply now to be considered!

Banking Research Associate at Federal Reserve Bank Kansas City

10 Apr

Apply for the position:  https://frb.taleo.net/careersection/10jresearch/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=249981Banking Research Associate-4_17.jpg

Career Opportunities for Statistical Assistant at Mathematica Policy Research

10 Apr

Career Opportunities for Statistical Assistant at Mathematica Policy Research

Mathematica is a nationally recognized research organization that conducts social policy studies on disability, early childhood, education, family support, health, labor, nutrition, and international issues. Our mission is to improve public well-being by bringing the highest standards of quality, objectivity, and excellence to bear on the work we do for our clients, which include federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as private foundations.

We are looking for an entry-level statistical assistant in our Washington D.C. office. Assistants support all statistical activities including survey sampling, data analysis, and project management. The contributions of our statistical assistants underpin our company’s core offerings in program evaluation and data analytics, which yield crucial evidence and information for policy and decision makers.

Mathematica offers our employees a stimulating, team-oriented work environment, competitive salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package. We provide generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and an on-site fitness center.

Responsibilities:

Statistical assistants contribute throughout the course of a project on the following:
Perform literature searches, reviews, and abstract articles
Compile and track datasets
Perform data analyses during R, SAS, or Stata
Summarize results using descriptive statistics, tables, and data visualizations
Assist with writing reports and memos
Position Requirements
Bachelor’s degree with an excellent academic record, including courses in statistics, economics, mathematics, social science, or computer science
Academic or work experience performing data analysis using a statistical computer package, including R, SAS, or Stata
Strong organizational and communication skills
Ability to work independently and in a dynamic, interdisciplinary teams

Please attach your cover letter, resume, and transcripts (unofficial are acceptable). You will be asked to attach these materials during the online application process. The direct apply URL for this position is:
https://careers.mathematica-mpr.com/job/washington/statistical-assistant/727/4162954

Mitchell International is Currently Hiring for an Entry Level Data Analytics Team Member

10 Apr

Mitchell International is currently hiring for an entry level data analytics person to join their HR team. They will report into our Sr. Manager of Compensation and basically be the reporting guru for the HR function as well as learn a little bit about Compensation.

For more information and to apply, go to: Data Analytics Analyst 2