The Coordinating Center for the Major Extremity Trauma and Rehabilitation Consortium (METRC) housed in the Department of Health Policy and Management is looking for a Programmer Analyst to support the reporting and analyses for clinical trials and observational studies in Orthopaedic trauma and rehabilitation. This is a full-time position. The primary duties are described below.
Multiple Positions Available
Note: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
Primary Duties and responsibilities for the job:
The Programmer Analyst will support research data collection and management activities. Primary responsibilities are as follows:
Build stand-alone cross platform applications to assist any and all parts of the research process
Design and manage a system to track the logical framing of research concepts across the center’s ongoing studies and then map those concepts to fields found in common study forms
Design and manage a system, to be utilized directly by study teams, to produce visualizations based on combinations of research concepts
Design and manage a system to flag study issues at the individual participant level and an automatic process to follow up with the relevant team members to seek clarification and remedies to said issue
Develop and implement data quality assurance procedures to ensure validity and reliability of data cleaning and study results
Maintain and update an Electron app storing important administrative information
Maintain and update a Python Flask web server on the Google Cloud Platform that automates the collection of external administrative information and constructs and hosts on-demand study progress reports
Proactively seek to improve or optimize data workflows between data analysts and the rest of their study team
Communicate with the Director of Informatics regularly with respect to data management related issues
Other potential responsibilities:
Mentor and develop the skills of Data-Centric Research Assistants
Explore cutting edge data analytic techniques that have specialized computational and/or software requirements
Write detailed documentation/specifications for both existing and yet to be built research applications
Perform and document analyses on large, complex datasets using statistical software packages. Work with investigators to in the performance of analyses.
Create tables and figures in publication-quality form summarizing the results of statistical analyses and present results orally to study investigators
Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
Related Work Experience:
1 year related experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Classified Title: Programmer Analyst Working Title: Programmer Analyst Role/Level/Range: ATP/03/PC Starting Salary Range: $50,700-$69,780 (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Working 37.5 hours per week; Monday-Friday Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 60004105-Health Policy & Management -METRC Personnel area: School of Public Health
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