In this position you will assist the National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN) Coordinator and Associate Coordinators in the overall leadership of the NAHLN, and serve as a technical liaison between Veterinary Services, the National Veterinary Services Laboratories (NVSL), and NAHLN laboratories for supporting the surveillance of and response to significant national animal health issues.
The duties may include, but are not limited to:
Providing data-driven solutions to complex challenges associated with the analysis, interpretation, and visualization of large and varied unstructured data sets.
Developing algorithms and/or tools to support data manipulation and processing as well as the use of data visualization techniques to articulate findings.
Analyzing data provided by NAHLN laboratories to find insights and trends that may go undiscovered in traditional research.
Working with large datasets and numerous confounding variables using appropriate tools and software to transform, combine, and clean data in preparation for analysis.
Initiating and maintaining networks, liaisons, and collaborations among internal and external partners and stakeholders to identify and document data management requirements.
Providing professional leadership in developing policies, standards, and operating procedures pertaining to data collection and analyses.
Preparing and presenting technical and general briefings to a variety of audiences.
Planning and coordinating technical training of internal and external employees in laboratory related data management and integration of laboratory data.