Columbia University Data Programmer - CBCH in New York, New York
Job TitleData Programmer - CBCH
Job Code Title
Job Requisition Number 097019
Department 7518- MED Medicine
Location Medical Center
Job Type Officer Full-Time Regular
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Hours Per Week 35
Job Family Research (Laboratory and Non-Laboratory)
Salary Grade Officer 103
Salary Range commensurate with experience
Advertised Summary Job Description The Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health (CBCH) is an innovative clinical research entity looking for highly organized, detail-oriented and enthusiastic candidates to support the patient-oriented research portfolio of the Center. We are looking for a Data Programmer/Developer who is passionate about the intersection between technology and health research, a creative problem-solver, can think outside the box, and can recommend and/or develop web-based and/or mobile tools for efficient implementation of our various research protocols. Specific responsibilities include:
Developing new FileMaker solutions, and updating existing solutions to fix bugs, and implement changes due to study protocol modifications and feature-requests from end-users. Processing data and transforming data from various formats (e.g. JSON, XML, etc.) to CSV, SAS or Excel. Implementing, testing, modifying and debugging programming code. Devising automation techniques. Integrating Qualtrics with FileMaker solutions. Automating the data download from FileMaker solutions, Qualtrics, Fitbit, and similar tools via the corresponding APIs or ODBC, if applicable. Automating the distribution of scheduled email and SMS surveys via the Qualtrics API. Assisting with data cleaning processes to create key variables datasets for statistical analysis. Other responsibilities as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications for Grade
Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Bachelor's degree or equivalent, training and experience, plus two years of related experience required.
Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications The ideal candidate will have:
Master's degree in computer science or related field. Experience with statistical analysis methods used in clinical trials and epidemiological studies. Familiarity with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and experience working in an academic or health research environment.
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This position works with: There are no special indications for this position
HIPAA Compliance training required Yes
Participation in Medical Surveillance required No
What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting
Requisition Open Date 03-11-2019
Requisition Close Date Open Until Filled
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