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  • Define data requirements and gather and validate information, applying judgment and statistical tests.
15-2041.00 Statisticians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Determine whether statistical methods are appropriate, based on user needs or research questions of interest.
  • Prepare data for processing by organizing information, checking for inaccuracies, and adjusting and weighting the raw data.
  • Adapt statistical methods to solve specific problems in many fields, such as economics, biology, and engineering.
  • Evaluate the statistical methods and procedures used to obtain data to ensure validity, applicability, efficiency, and accuracy.
  • Evaluate sources of information to determine any limitations, in terms of reliability or usability.
  • Plan data collection methods for specific projects and determine the types and sizes of sample groups to be used.
  • Apply sampling techniques or use complete enumeration bases to determine and define groups to be surveyed.
15-2041.01 Biostatisticians Bright Outlook
  • Calculate sample size requirements for clinical studies.
  • Review clinical or other medical research protocols and recommend appropriate statistical analyses.
  • Apply research or simulation results to extend biological theory or recommend new research projects.
  • Develop or use mathematical models to track changes in biological phenomena, such as the spread of infectious diseases.
15-2051.02 Clinical Data Managers Bright Outlook
  • Design and validate clinical databases, including designing or testing logic checks.
  • Process clinical data, including receipt, entry, verification, or filing of information.
  • Perform quality control audits to ensure accuracy, completeness, or proper usage of clinical systems and data.
15-2021.00 Mathematicians
  • Develop computational methods for solving problems that occur in areas of science and engineering or that come from applications in business or industry.
  • Apply mathematical theories and techniques to the solution of practical problems in business, engineering, the sciences, or other fields.
15-2051.00 Data Scientists Bright Outlook
  • Apply sampling techniques to determine groups to be surveyed or use complete enumeration methods.
  • Propose solutions in engineering, the sciences, and other fields using mathematical theories and techniques.
19-4099.01 Quality Control Analysts Bright Outlook
  • Compile laboratory test data and perform appropriate analyses.
  • Perform validations or transfers of analytical methods in accordance with applicable policies or guidelines.
15-1299.02 Geographic Information Systems Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Review existing or incoming data for currency, accuracy, usefulness, quality, or completeness of documentation.
15-1243.01 Data Warehousing Specialists Bright Outlook
  • Verify the structure, accuracy, or quality of warehouse data.
19-2012.00 Physicists Bright Outlook
  • Perform complex calculations as part of the analysis and evaluation of data, using computers.
19-4044.00 Hydrologic Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Perform quality control checks on data to be used by hydrologists.
15-1252.00 Software Developers Bright Outlook
  • Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcomes and consequences of design.