HO2106014 Contract Part-time Chief Data Scientist, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 9/6/2021

Job Title: Contract Part-time Chief Data Scientist

Staff Group: Management and other professionals

Reference Number: HO2106014

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Head Office Cluster-Head Office

Description: Rank: Principal Executive Officer Office: Bureau Support, Strategy and Planning Division, HA Head Office Pay HK$190,576 to HK$203,894 per month* (including Monthly Allowance) [HMPS point 27 to 29] * (To be pro-rated based on the total package and work pattern for a full-time Principal Executive Officer depending on the work hours) Job The post-holder will be seconded to the Research Office, Food and Health Bureau, with the main duties as follows: 1. Develop framework and mechanism on the availability, integration and application of health data from various sources, including but not limited to health profile, health behaviour, health expenditures and healthcare workforce, to inform policy formulation, implementation and evaluation. 2. Develop framework and mechanism to maximise the use of data generated from the Health and Medical Research Fund (HMRF) research studies to enable medical research on a larger scale and support research using larger datasets. 3. Co-ordinate and promote synergy of surveys and researches on public health and health care services within government and academia for policy formulation. 4. Initiate and plan for integration of health data from various sources such as health-care providers, patients and research institutions, insurance records, etc., to support the Government in planning, implementing and evaluating various healthcare programs. 5. Advise on policy on open access and sharing of health data as well as data privacy and security. Requirements 1. Tertiary education in biostatistics / data science / epidemiology / health sciences or related subjects. 2. At least 10 years of management experience at senior level in health care services. 3. Substantial experience in analytics/ business intelligence with knowledge of relational database structures. Experience in working with Government research funding bodies is preferred. 4. Good knowledge of and relevant experience in the operation of public hospital system, public health and clinical services in Hong Kong and /or overseas. 5. Fluency in Cantonese and English, and good English and Chinese writing skills. 6. Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills. Remarks 1. Appointment will be on contract part-time terms for 3 years, subject to renewal. The selected candidate will be offered contract employment with an up to 15% total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) as end-of-contract gratuity upon satisfactory performance and completion of contract. 2. The required number of working hours is around 19 hours per week. 3. May be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. Please submit application online on or before 23 June 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2300 7653 or 2300 6477.

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