SHOW DATA BASE ADMINISTRATOR
JOB NO.: 92013
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: SMPH/POP HEALTH SCI/POP HLTH
Categories: Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 92013-AS
Working Title: SHOW Data Base Administrator
Official Title: SR DATA BASE ADMINSTR(R82BN) or DATA BASE ADMINSTR(R82DN) or ASSOC DATA BASE ADMIN(R82FN)
Hiring Department: A538500-MEDICAL SCHOOL/POP HEALTH SCI/POP HLTH
FTE: 50% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: NOVEMBER 05, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $55,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required; computer sciences or related field preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
The candidate should have 1 year or more of related experience and knowledge, as described below.
The following are required:
Experience developing up to date solutions for data management, storage, security and dissemination.
Effective communication skills and ability to collaborate with peers, investigators, scientist and other staff.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and responsibilities and ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Working knowledge of firewall and security settings on Windows network.
The following are preferred:
Strong Web programming skills.
Experience in designing, testing and implementing data-driven websites or web-based data entry forms.
Knowledge and ability to understand unique aspects of data handling in the context of health survey research requirements.
Experience with multiple database programs including Oracle 10g, 11g, MySQL, Microsoft Access.
Experience with designing tables, fields and user permissions in relational databases.
Experience with statistical programming, preferably SAS including macros, and with creating re-usable code.
Understanding research methodology with Master's level course work in any social science or public health, ideally in survey methodology.
Experience with UW-Madison and School of Medicine and Public Health data security and compliance requirements.
The incumbent will serve as the administrator for the SHOW research databases and be a key liaison between the SHOW research team and the vendors associated with SHOW to develop, secure and maintain the multiple databases for SHOW and its many diverse users. This position will be an active contributor to the short and long-term planning for this research project.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
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 qualifications relevant to the
position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references, including at least one current or former supervisor.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: Sep 19 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Oct 31 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time