Kaiser Permanente Masters Level Student Temporary in Oakland, California

THIS POSITION MUST BE REVIEWED WITH TOTAL COMPENSATION BEFORE POSTING. This position provides analytical support to a project or department. Under the guidance of a Project Manager/ Director, responsible for collecting and researching data, performing analysis, providing recommendations and presenting results.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for contributing high level analytical support to a project or department requiring application of knowledge in marketing, information management, finance, management, economics or statistics.

  • This position contributes to a full range of project components.

  • Assigned to at least one project and expected to produce results and report out as a member of a project team.

  • Organizes assigned project tasks, identifies and structures information collection activities, and sets time lines for completion of required tasks as directed.

  • Develops tools to identify and to document best practices.

  • Prepares various excel, word or PowerPoint reports, and works w/ access database software (or similar tool) to develop data extracts and management information reports.

  • May be asked to produce graphic information using excel or PowerPoint or similar software.

  • Contributes to development of management information and analysis conducted, provides recommendations and assists w/ preparation of formal presentations to communicate results to various management levels.

  • Identifies alternative solutions to project issues.

  • Contributes to development project plans to ensure timely deliverables and successful completion of project and demonstrates an understanding of various business intersections.

  • Assists w/ identification and development of training information.

Secondary Functions:

The Pathways Study, is a prospective cohort study of a diverse population of recently diagnosed breast cancer survivors in KPNC. The aims are to examine the effect on recurrence and survival of 1) lifestyle factors such as diet, physical activity, and use of complementary and alternative therapies and 2) molecular factors such as biomarkers of inflammation and tumor DNA methylation profiles. To learn more about our study, please visit http://pathways.kaiser.org.

Basic Qualifications:


  • N/A


  • Enrolled in or recent graduate of a MBA or other Master's level program with an accredited college or university.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A.

Additional Requirements:

  • Solid analytical skills, problem solving, project management and critical thinking.

  • Strong project management skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to utilize at a working level Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/ Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of SQL or SAS highly desirable.


TITLE: Masters Level Student Temporary

LOCATION: Oakland, California


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.