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Data Mapping Analyst


4 days ago

Job type: Contract

Hiring from: USA Only

Category: Data

Caktus has grown sharp web and SMS applications for business, higher education, and social good since 2007. Our award-winning, Agile teams focus on developing for impact and scalability. We specialize in custom Django apps, but also offer discovery workshops, best practices consulting (project management, QA, Agile), and team augmentation. As a full-service shop, Caktus commits to maintaining each project with managed hosting and ongoing Django upgrades. Past and current clients include Mozilla, UChicago, PBS, Discovery Communications, and others in media, travel, education, finance, and health research.


We are looking for a Data Mapping/Analyst expert with experience working as an independent contractor. As a contractor at Caktus, you’ll be a member of a team and work collaboratively on a public health project with our development team. The length of this position will be between 2 to 3 months of work at approximately 30 to 35 hours a week. This position would be remote with the expectation of being available during some of the core business hours of Caktus, between 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST. 


As a Data Mapping Analyst you will: 

  • Work closely with local public health agencies  to upload existing data for contact  tracing systems
  • Assist with the process of entering data into data importing tools
  • Develop best practices for exporting excel templates for data importing
  • Coordinate with local IT offices to develop a data migration solution for local public health agencies
  • Ensuring that data imports are clean utilizing R, Python or similar tools 
  • Analyzing and solving issues that may arise from errors during initial data import
  • Work with clients to create data migration documentation for future use


Caktus is looking for a Data Mapping Analyst who has: 

  • Experience working in the public health sector
  • Knowledge of R, Python, or similar data tools
  • Has experience working as an independent contractor

Before you apply, please check if any restrictions apply in terms of time zone or country.

This job has a geo-restriction in place: USA Only.

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