PROGRAMMER AND WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPER

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Aug 31, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91812-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SMPH/BIOSTAT & MED I/BIOST&M I


Location: Madison

Categories: Information Systems/Technology, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 91812-AS

Working Title: Programmer and Web Application Developer

Official Title: INFORM PROCESS CONSLT(S44DN) or ASSOC INF PROC CONSLT(S44FN)

Hiring Department: A531200-MEDICAL SCHOOL/BIOSTAT & MED I/BIOST&M I

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 02, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

B.S. in Computer Science or closely related area. M.S. preferred.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Two years of web application development experience in a research setting, with experience in developing web interfaces for software systems.



Position Summary:

Primary Duties

The successful applicant for this position will contribute to the Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics (BMI) in two primary ways: providing consultative expertise and programming for web interfaces and other applications in support of research programs in biomedical informatics; and web application development and programming for other departmental activities, as time allows. The amount of time spent in these two areas will vary depending on active projects.

Programming and Web Application Development - Research (50-75%) BMI is home to a strong research program in biomedical informatics, including the Center for Predictive Computational Phenotyping, a research center focused on big data, machine learning and statistical modeling. BMI faculty require programming and web application development support in order to accomplish their research goals. An example of a typical project is the development of a web interface that supports querying, browsing and displaying information from a database characterizing 3 billion statistical analyses of genetic variants.

The successful applicant will act as an expert consultant to potential collaborators, assessing the web application development and programming needs to support successful grant proposals, and then designing, implementing and testing the tools funded by the grant awards.

Programming and Web Application Development Department/Administration (25-50%) The successful applicant for this position will support administrative and departmental data or web-oriented projects. Examples include web application development, web interfaces for research cores, and a financial reporting system.

The successful applicant for this position will report to the director of the Biomedical Computing Group (BCG). The successful applicant will follow BCG direction to ensure that all web application development and programming work follows established departmental conventions for usability, documentation, etc., and to ensure that all projects comply with BCG security and other requirements, as well as applicable human subjects, privacy, and other regulatory requirements.



Contact:

Tamra Flock
tflock@wisc.edu
608-262-3006
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See http://www.wisconsinrelay.com/">RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the 'Apply Now' button. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter briefly describing your interest and your qualifications relevant to the position.



Additional Link: http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/weblisting/External/PVLSummaryPrint.aspx?pvl_num=91812">Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The https://uwpd.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2016/09/ASR16-Final-Draft-093016.pdf">Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.



Advertised: Aug 30 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Sep 27 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

PI99237538