The USC Keck School of Medicine - Alzheimer Therapeutic Research Institute (ATRI), located in San Diego, California is an academic institute comprised of an expert panel of scientific collaborators committed to advancing the development of new treatments for Alzheimerâs Disease (AD) through innovative clinical trials.
ATRI is looking for a Programmer Analyst II that will assist with developing software applications using programming languages to the given design specifications. Duties include but are not limited to:
Follow design specifications to code, test, debug, install, document, and maintain software applications.Â
Develops new and enhanced functionality for software applications.Â
Prepares code documentation in support of program development.Â
Responsible for Interfacing with users to determine software application objectives, scope and requirements.
Performs work of moderate complexity and handles most activities under general supervision of more experienced programming staff.
1+ years full-stack web development experience including front-end, back-end
Experience with Django and the Django security models is highly preferred
Experience writing and shipping code with a modern web application framework (preferably: AngularJS, Cassandra, React, NoSQL)
Experience with an RDBMS (PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc.)
Experience with version control fundamentals (GIT, HG, SVN, etc.)
Experience with test-driven development (TDD) and Continuous Integrationâ¯
Strong understanding of fundamental web service technologies including XML, SOA, and REST is highly preferred
Strong software integration experience
Strong understanding of AWS
Good taste with respect to code quality
Passionate about performance, reliability and scalability
Position is located in San Diego, CAÂ
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree, Combined work experience and education as equivalentMinimum Experience: 1 year, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experienceMinimum Field of Expertise: Sound knowledge of programming and documentation procedures, programming methods, program flow charts and operator instructions. Knowledge of one or more appropriate computer languages.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.