LIS is Hiring!

LIS is currently seeking applications for a

Microdata Expert (2-year contract)

Preferred starting date : 01st July 2020

Your mission

The position involves supporting the National Statistical Office of Luxembourg (STATEC) in the production of the national EU-SILC data:

  • Preparation of the survey questionnaire
  • Data checking and validation
  • Imputation of missing income components
  • Gross-net tax calculations
  • Computation of sampling weights
  • Construction of the final datasets to be transmitted to Eurostat
  • Writing of a quality report and documentation of the whole process

Your profile

  • The successful candidate will have an MA in statistics, sociology, economics, econometrics, demography, or another social science.
  • Familiarity with the EU-SILC data and the commonly agreed EU indicators is a strong asset.
  • Extensive experience working with microdata using standard statistical software (preferably SAS) is required, as is attention to detail.
  • Command of spoken English is required. Luxembourgish and French is an asset.


Applicants should submit a cover letter and a Curriculum Vitae to Lucie Scapoli, , or mail to:

Lucie Scapoli
LIS: Cross-National Data Center in Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
5e étage
11, porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-Belval

Applications will be considered until the position is filled.

May 18, 2020 | Uncategorized