Data Analyst / Statistical Programmer

R, R programming, Alteryx, Statistics, Tableau, Consumer Data, Data Analysis, Data Mining, R-Studio, Thurstonian Modeling, R functions
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 6 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Clover Consulting has a large, direct client in Grand Rapids, MI in need of a Data Analyst/R Programmer.  Term of this contract is 6 months.  This position will start off remote during COVID restrictions, but will then need to be on-site in Grand Rapids, MI after COVID Restrictions are lifted.  


  • 1-2 plus years of experience providing statistical support for sensory panel data evaluation and consumer products research
  • Applied knowledge of scaling methods, statistical methods, tools/techniques, and experimental design in support of new product development efforts, product benchmarking, consumer research, etc.
  • Strong applied statistical software and programming skills, specifically SPSS, S-Plus and R software; familiarity with RStudio a plus
  • Working knowledge of relational databases (i.e., MS Access); familiarity with database development and management, including SQL
  • Demonstrates ability to work with minimal instruction, open and seeks to learn and apply new tools/methods, stays current/up-to-date in the field
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills

Job Description:

This position provides statistical support for the Consumer Product Research group

  • Ability to apply understanding of the product development process and business principles
  • Strong knowledge of statistics, data analysis and visualization techniques
  • Perform statistical analysis of in-house descriptive panel and global consumer test data
  • Interpret and report on statistical analysis of the research data in support of technical guidance and quality decision-making
  • Present research results and recommendations to others (project team members, management, etc), as required
  • Consult on experimental design and power of testing to ensure efficient and proper test set up and execution
  • Manage and maintain relational databases in support of product knowledge management
  • Interact regularly with internal staff with ability to manage against priorities of multiple projects/activities for internal clients

Priority Skills:

  1. R programming (analytics and visuals)
  2. Applied statistics
  3. Experience analyzing perceptual data (sensory and/or consumer data)
  4. Alteryx and Tableau skill sets

Stretch Skills:

  1. Learn/advance use of scale methods and sensometric Thurstonian modeling; R functions
  2. Expand use of available R Packages used for sensory and consumer data Sensominer Factominer PanelCheck ggplot2 Other custom applications, as identified against project needs (such as Best-Worst scaling, MATI analytics, Random Forest, text-mining, etc).
  3. Apply R-Studio (R software interface environment)  

Qualified candidates please apply with resume.  


Dice Id : 10108584
Position Id : AF-StatsRDA
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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