1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East

United Healthcare Workers East

Data Analyst

Based in New York City, NY


1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East is the largest, fastest-growing, most progressive healthcare union in the country, and we are looking for a Data Analyst to work out of our New York City Headquarters in the New Organizing Department.

The members of 1199SEIU are driven to achieve affordable, quality healthcare for all and improve the lives of healthcare workers. 1199’s New Organizing department helps healthcare workers join our union so they have a voice for better patient care and jobs. If you want to work in a fast-paced, action-oriented environment to win social justice for working families this job is for you.

A minimum of 1-3 years’ experience with data analysis, data extraction and data mining (Preferred, but not essential); Working knowledge of SAS and/or SPSS, and ability to setup connections and train researchers on basics of querying; Ability to design robust data reports; Ability to multi-task and set priorities; Strong interpersonal skills; Ability to work long hours, including evenings and weekends; BS in Computer Science, Statistics or related field preferred;


  • Raw Data Manipulation: Quickly and accurately convert large files into clean databases, even when the original files were not designed for that purpose.
  • Data Importing: Load data files from various sources into a single database server, converting the data to be linked with other sources. At times, this will involve completely redesigning the data structure to match with other data sources or to meet research needs.
  • Database Design: Designing new databases for a range of data that is generated from fieldwork. Querying large sources like Lexis-Nexis, court records, SEC filings, etc., so that data can be queried on and linked into other data sources. Designing ways to import this data.
  • Day to Day Tasks: Working with researchers to index and optimize data tables for efficient linking and searches. Aid researchers in query construction.
  • Dealing with data conversions, text field manipulation, and complex calculations.
  • Track and integrate new versions or correct the data that become available.
  • Monitor data backup and user access.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by persons assigned to this title. They do not include all job duties performed by employees in the title and every position does not necessarily require the same duties.

To Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and résumé to Annie.Wallyn@1199.org. No phone calls please. Applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements will not receive a response.

1199SEIU is an equal opportunity employer. All persons regardless of age, race, ethnicity, gender, religious affiliation and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply.

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