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Research Informatics Software Engineer

Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY 10007
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Position Summary

Participates in the design, implementation, and maintenance of software to support scientific workflows\. Primarily focuses on back\-end and front\-end application components as well as the integration of data from multiple source systems\. Through these activities, will work with team members to provide robust, scalable software solutions to the research enterprise\.

Job Responsibilities

+ Participates in analysis, development, modification, and troubleshooting of software packages to provide an architecture of computer systems supporting research workflows\.

+ Participates in creation and implementation of testing procedures to ensure system performance meets client requirements\.

+ Uses programming languages to configure and maintain back\-end and front\-end components, integrate with other systems, and manipulate data from different sources\.

+ Works with team members to convert business and technical requirements into professional software solutions\. Ensures timely completion of tasks while managing multiple assignments, project timelines, and business user expectations\.

+ Adheres to defined application development life\-cycle practices\. Produces and maintains comprehensive technical documentation for all systems under the developer's responsibilities\.

+ Collaborates with business analysts and subject matter experts to gather and document requirements with some supervision\.

+ Keeps abreast of current application developments through continuing education, professional reading, online forums, conferences, workshops, and professional groups\.


+ Bachelor's Degree in related field


Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or similar discipline is preferred\.

Approximately two years of experience in technology\-intensive roles and environments\.

Expertise in programming applications using Java, Python, PHP, XML, AJAX, JSON, SOAP, and/or REST\.

Prior development or administration experience with a relational database platforms \(e\.g\. MS SQL, Oracle, MySQL\)\.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

+ Experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and up

+ Experience with clinical information systems \(e\.g\. electronic health records, computerized order entry\) and/or clinical data \(e\.g\. encounters, laboratory results, medications, diagnoses, procedures, claims\)\.

+ Knowledge of n\-tier software approaches leveraging components such as J2EE, Jboss, Tomcat, and web services\.

+ Knowledge and experience in using integrated development environments \(IDEs\) such as Netbeans or Eclipse\.

+ Knowledge of and experience with data warehousing, star schemas, and reporting\.

+ Knowledge of biomedical vocabularies, terminologies, and ontologies \(e\.g\. SNOMED, LOINC, RxNorm\)\.

+ Experience with machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques \(e\.g\. Bayesian networks, support vector machines\.

+ Experience with Unix environments\.

+ Solid analytical and problem solving ability\.

+ Ability and skill to influence personnel through a matrix organization as opposed to line\-management authority\.

+ Strong organization and communication skills\.

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Working Conditions/Physical Demands

Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world\. Our doctors and scientists\-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization\-are engaged in world\-class clinical care and cutting\-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies\. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U\.S\. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey\. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork\-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork\-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork\-Presbyterian/Queens\. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients \- the center of everything we do\. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer\. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information\.

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Posted: 2019-07-30 Expires: 2019-08-30

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