This position will be focused on research issues related to Programming and Software Development and deployment, along with Data Science training in Biomedical Informatics. The successful candidate will work with a diverse group of contributors from the University at Buffalo and will provide programming and database support for research projects. The successful candidate will work with the Veterans Administration to move forward their research agenda. This individual will work directly with Dr. Peter Elkin on the Biomedical Informatics program.
Provide programming support
Develop learning modules using Jupyter notebooks
Develop methods for automated data driven recruitment of patients to clinical trials
Use social media to encourage trial participation
Keep minutes and record of versioning of the code
Assist Dr. Elkin in administrating the program
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As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.
Bachelor's degree is required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Expertise in database design and database optimization
Familiarity with programming in either: .Net, C# and Java programmer; Python
Ability to work well in a small team of individuals
Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science, engineering or related field required
Certified Project Manager – a combination of education and experience may be considered
An understanding of SMART on FHIR
An understanding of SNOMED CT, LOINC and RxNorm
Experience in the use of Web services, Java beans, REST Services and enterprise Java beans in a multi-tiered architecture is a plus
Knowledge of Ontologies, the Web Ontology Language, automated reasoners and expert systems would be a plus
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.