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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 08/11/22

Applications Due08/27/22

Vacancy ID110377

AgencyAddiction Services and Supports, Office of

TitleResearch Scientist 3

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade25

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $881610 to $111111 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Bureau of Addiction Treatment and Recovery

1450 Western Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12203

Candidates must have permanent status as Research Scientist 3 (SG-25), and be interested in transfer; OR possess a Bachelor’s Degree and four years of professional research experience in the appropriate field; OR possess a Master’s Degree and three years of such experience; OR hold a doctorate in the appropriate field and one year of such experience.

Duties Description DUTIES

The Research Scientist 3 will play a critical role in the division of Addiction Treatment and Recovery and one of the leads in performing various data management and analytical functions and evaluation to support priority projects including but not limited to:

• Assisting in monitoring and managing the current Substance Use Disorder National and statewide performance and outcomes measures
• Having an understanding of the treatment billing process
• Analyzing the Provider Network Data System (PNDS) and Network Adequacy data system
• Working on Medicaid Managed Care Operational Reports
• Research and development of new performance and outcomes measures
• Understand and evaluate Encounter Data Submissions and the Post Adjudicated Claims Data Reporting
• Working with other state agencies, universities, and National entities in researching substance use disorder treatment and outcomes
• Other Applicable duties as assigned

Needed skills include Strong analytical skill. Strong verbal communication and writing ability. Experience with Medicaid data bases, proficiency in Microsoft tools (excel, PowerPoint, word), proficiency in SAS and SQL coding. Experience in development of statistical dashboard.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Melissa Fisher, Human Resources Specialist 2

Telephone (518) 457-2963

Fax (518) 457-4880

Email Address


Street NYS OASAS Bureau of Human Resources Management

1450 Western Ave., 4th floor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12203



**Please provide your SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER for verification of transfer eligibility.

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