Lead Statistician – WHO Project

Job Details

Brief Description about the Project:

Optimization of Supplementary Nutrition Provisions of the Integrated Child Development Services of India

  • Develop an interactive tool to do SNP optimization.

Lead Statistician

Position Starting: 15th June, 2022

No. of Vacancy: One

Language: English.

Experience: 2 years of experience

Salary: Rs 80,000/-pm

Duration: 1 Year

Preferred Qualifications: MSc Statistics.

Last Day for Receiving Application: 05th June, 2022

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Experience in building a linear and non-linear optimization model in R and Python
  • Descriptive and inferential statistics, experience in building and interpreting basic statistical models.
  • Experience in AI and ML models
  • Programming in R and Python to mathematically infer underlying relationships in health datasets
  • Check for data inconsistencies programmatically using regular expressions. Additionally, compensate statistically for missing data
  • Prepare draft reports/papers based on the data analysis.
  • Collaborate in preparing technical reports and journal articles.
  • Identifying health related datasets relevant to project’s objectives
  • Cleaning, harmonising, labelling, and warehousing of datasets
  • Build statistical, machine learning and linear programming models
  • Prototyping and developing innovative data products using datasets
  • Publish results from developing statistical and econometric


Interested candidates may send their Resume to:

The Principal Investigator

WHO Project



To Apply: E-mail cover letter and curriculum vitae with 3 references (names and email addresses / phone numbers) by on or before 05th June, 2022 To tinku.sarah@sjri.res.in & cc to hr@sjri.res.in For more information, please visit our website www.sjri.res.in Can Contact us on the following Numbers 080-49467010/49467011