Posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 2:13 PM
This position supports Bioinformatics component for the Childrens Foundation Research Institute (CFRI) by transforming and strengthening informatics technologies to support research. Responsible for developing new informatics technologies including but not limited to software technologies, data storage technologies, and translational science technologies, the combination of basic science research and patient:centered clinical applications. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in The Methodist Mission, Vision and Values.
Masters degree required in computer science, biomedical, bioinformatics, or related field.
Minimum 3 years of full:time experience in integrating informatics technologies
:Knowledge of preparing peer review articles.
:Possesses working knowledge of Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, or other relational database, version control software, and continuous integration software.
:knowledge or experience with Data Management System (e.g., REDCap, OpenClinica, etc.)
:Possesses strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skill.
:Experience in developing applications for higher education/biomedical environments and general purpose visual analytic tools that offer a fresh way to visually browser and arrange massive amounts of data for research.
:Demonstrates the ability to conduct qualitative and quantitative research and to analyze data in order to produce publications and instructional materials for the academic and public communities and communicate these findings through presentations and articles 13;
Key Job Responsibilities 13;
:Utilizes and implements software and design practices to document bioinformatics solutions to support a wide range of infromatics and research.
:Works directly with researchers to analyze and translate their needs into technical designs and informatics solutions.
:Leads efforts to ensure that bioinformatics systems support and advance research objectives. 13;
Physical Requirements 13;
:The physical activities of this position may include climbing, pushing, standing, hearing, walking, reaching, grasping, kneeling, stooping, and repetitive motion.
:Must have good balance and coordination.
:The physical requirements of this position are: light work : exerting up to 25 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently.
:The Associate is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity, such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; or extensive reading.
:The conditions to which the Associate will be subject in this position: The Associate is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions; job functions are typically performed under conditions such as those found in general office or administrative work. 13;
• Location: Memphis
• Post ID: 33307102 memphis