Program Analyst

Company Information: Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University

Preferred Start Date: 05/01/2019 or later this year

Position Title: Program Analyst    

Duties and Responsibilities: This opening is sponsored by a couple of NIH funded research projects for curating large-scale electronic health records data and sequencing data.  The ideal applicant is expected to serve as the data architect for our rich clinical and genomic datasets and help clinicians and investigators to use these data for clinical research recruitment, outcome analysis, and disease knowledge discovery.

Position Qualifications: Suitable postdoctoral applicants
1.    Strong computational background is expected. Should hold a BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Data Science, Biostatistics, Informatics, or Information Science; or an M.D. with a strong computational or data science background;
2.    Should be proficient in common programming languages such as Java, Python, R, etc.
3.    Should be familiar with full stack development including frontend user interfaces and backend database management systems.
4.    Should have an excellent ability to collaborate and be able to work with interdisciplinary teams and support many projects simultaneously.

Salary Range: commensurate with experience

Benefits: https://humanresources.columbia.edu/benefits

Application Information:
*Letter of intent and CV: All applicants must submit a brief research statement, along with their CV and references to chunhua@columbia.edu with the subject line as “Programs Analyst Application.”

**Statement of objectives and goals:
Applicants should describe why they are interested in this opening. Please address interests and goals, related to (i) research and (ii) education, as well as (iii) career goals and career development plans.

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