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  • Break systems into their components, assign numerical values to each component, and examine the mathematical relationships between them.
15-2041.01 Biostatisticians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Draw conclusions or make predictions, based on data summaries or statistical analyses.
  • Develop or implement data analysis algorithms.
  • Prepare statistical data for inclusion in reports to data monitoring committees, federal regulatory agencies, managers, or clients.
  • 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.
15-2021.00 Mathematicians
  • Address the relationships of quantities, magnitudes, and forms through the use of numbers and symbols.
  • Apply mathematical theories and techniques to the solution of practical problems in business, engineering, the sciences, or other fields.
  • Perform computations and apply methods of numerical analysis to data.
  • Assemble sets of assumptions and explore the consequences of each set.
15-2041.00 Statisticians Bright Outlook
  • Analyze and interpret statistical data to identify significant differences in relationships among sources of information.
  • Identify relationships and trends in data, as well as any factors that could affect the results of research.
  • Adapt statistical methods to solve specific problems in many fields, such as economics, biology, and engineering.
15-1299.02 Geographic Information Systems Technologists and Technicians
  • Perform integrated or computerized Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analyses to address scientific problems.
  • Interpret aerial or ortho photographs.
  • Create, analyze, report, convert, or transfer data, using specialized applications program software.
15-2051.00 Data Scientists Bright Outlook
  • Identify relationships and trends or any factors that could affect the results of research.
  • Propose solutions in engineering, the sciences, and other fields using mathematical theories and techniques.
15-2011.00 Actuaries Bright Outlook
  • Construct probability tables for events such as fires, natural disasters, and unemployment, based on analysis of statistical data and other pertinent information.
15-1221.00 Computer and Information Research Scientists Bright Outlook
  • Conduct logical analyses of business, scientific, engineering, and other technical problems, formulating mathematical models of problems for solution by computers.
19-2012.00 Physicists
  • Perform complex calculations as part of the analysis and evaluation of data, using computers.
15-1243.01 Data Warehousing Specialists
  • Perform system analysis, data analysis or programming, using a variety of computer languages and procedures.
19-5011.00 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
  • Analyze incident data to identify trends in injuries, illnesses, accidents, or other hazards.
15-1242.00 Database Administrators
  • Identify and evaluate industry trends in database systems to serve as a source of information and advice for upper management.
15-1299.09 Information Technology Project Managers
  • Prepare project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
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.
15-1243.00 Database Architects
  • Identify and evaluate industry trends in database systems to serve as a source of information and advice for upper management.
19-4099.01 Quality Control Analysts
  • Compile laboratory test data and perform appropriate analyses.
15-1253.00 Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers Bright Outlook
  • Conduct historical analyses of test results.