Requisition ID:  28382

Research Operations Administration: Data Capture and Reporting Specialist

Job Summary

Serves as the Data Capture and Data Management specialist for all the teams at the Military Family Research Institute.  Oversees the construction and production of routine data reports made to funders of various programs.  Coordinates data flow between MFRI and external collaborators.  



  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Three years’ experience in data management or data science. 
  • Capable of producing clearly documented code in one or more of the following:  SPSS syntax, R, Python or Java Script.  
  • Able to competently structure relational data;
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of data security;
  • Familiarity with Structured Query Language (SQL) for data manipulation and migration;
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work with diverse audiences.



  • Experience with Python and R


Additional Information:  

  • To learn more about Purdue’s benefits summary:
  • Purdue will not sponsor employment authorization for this position 
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position 
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime) 
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period 
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply 

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette