JOB TITLE: Senior Survey Engineer
REPORTS TO: Managing Survey Engineer
The Senior Survey Engineer is responsible for the delivery of complex studies under minimal supervision. This role is advanced in skills of building, testing and deploying solutions based on organizational standards. The role is also responsible for supervising, coaching and mentoring Survey Engineers and Associate Survey Engineers.
As a Senior Survey Engineer, you will be responsible for scripting within the IBM SPSS Data Collection software suite using IBM SPSS Professional (mrStudio) including interview scripting (implementing complex routing, skip patterns, quotas, etc.) and table scripting (implement weighting, indexing, etc.) You will also administer online surveys using IBM SPSS Interviewer Administrator (DimensionNet) as well as be responsible for light web design and site administration which includes hand-coding HTML, minor editing images .
You will work as part of the centralized survey development team and will be responsible to develop functional surveys, field them and perform data processing and reporting. Duties also include participation in defining and following best practices, process automation for survey design, ensuring data quality and other tasks related to data collection process.
Learn, Implement and follow best practices for Dimensions survey development, data management, and reporting .
Perform data processing functions using toolset and automated scripting.
Develop custom Dimensions product extensions.
Work with a research team to understand and execute complex survey logic, data management, and reporting .
Communicate progress and information clearly and often.
Provide technical support to other Survey Engineers.
Execute mini trainings to expand the knowledge and experience of other Survey Engineers.
Act as a Technical Lead on project executed by Associate Survey Engineers.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field and one to two years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.