IT Sr. Professional - Principal Professional

Description
University of Colorado | CU Anschutz Medical Campus
School of Medicine Center for Health and Artificial Intelligence
IT Sr. Professional - Principal Professional
Position #00794695 – Requisition #24997

* Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers *

The University of Colorado has a requirement for COVID-19 vaccinations and full completion thereof by 9/1/21 or upon start date.  Information regarding this requirement, and exemptions can be found at:

Anschutz: https://www.ucdenver.edu/docs/librariesprovider284/default-document-library/3000-general-admission/3012---covid-19-vaccination-requirement-and-compliance.pdf?sfvrsn=4e9df3ba_2

Denver: https://www.ucdenver.edu/coronavirus

Exemptions vary by campus location/department.

Campus/Unit-Specific Exemptions:

    Anschutz Campus – Exemptions are allowed for medical or religious reasons.Denver Campus - Exemptions are allowed for medical, religious, or personal reasons.Consolidated/Central Services Administration – Will follow Anschutz policy on exemptions
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Center for Health and Artificial Intelligence has an opening for a full-time University Staff (unclassified) IT Sr. Professional - Principal Professional position.

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is a world-class medical destination at the forefront of transformative science, medicine, education and patient care. The campus encompasses the University of Colorado health professional schools, more than 60 centers and institutes, and two nationally ranked independent hospitals - UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital and Children's Hospital Colorado - that treat more than two million adult and pediatric patients each year. Innovative, interconnected and highly collaborative, the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus delivers life-changing treatments, patient care and professional training and conducts world-renowned research fueled by over $650 million in research grants. For more information, visit www.cuanschutz.edu.

The Way Lab at the University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus welcomes applications for a Software Engineer (Open Rank).

The Way Lab's mission is to integrate high-dimensional biomedical data into clinical decision-making and drug discovery. We are biologists who use data science to reduce human suffering. We develop and validate analytical methods, novel approaches, and write open source software for the biology community. We aim to improve patient treatment strategies, discover biological mechanisms, and enable computational reproducibility with open source software.

The Software Engineer will play an important role in advancing this mission by developing and maintaining open source software for processing, evaluating, and providing access to cell microscopy image data.

Nature of Work:

The Way Lab is looking to hire a Software Engineer to create, develop, maintain, and deploy software products towards furthering the lab’s mission.

This position will provide an opportunity to develop and improve open-source software products that serve multiple communities of users. Some of the existing publicly-available tools include pycytominer (https://github.com/cytomining/pycytominer) and cytominer-eval (https://github.com/cytomining/cytominer-eval). The software engineer will maintain these packages and work towards improving usability and scalability. The software engineer will also have the opportunity to develop new tools in the areas of data visualization, machine learning, and public data.

The engineer will work closely with grad students, postdocs, and other stakeholders to design and implement software packages, data processing pipelines, machine learning applications, CI/CD, unit-tests, and comprehensive documentation.

The engineer will also join a highly interactive, supportive, and interdisciplinary group of faculty, staff scientists, postdoctoral fellows, engineers, and students in The Center for Health Artificial Intelligence (AI). They will enjoy access to state-of-the-art equipment and facilities on the Anschutz Medical Campus.

The Center for Health AI fosters a thriving community of researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine who are inventing and deploying advanced analytics and knowledge integration approaches. The goal of building this community is to make the Anschutz Medical Campus a leader in translating data into advances in research practice, health care delivery, and population health and in scaling these to provide nationwide benefit through innovative technologies.

This position may be eligible for remote or remote/office flex work.

Supervision Received:

The Software Engineer will report to the Principal Investigator (PI), Dr. Gregory Way, PhD.

The PI will mentor the engineer and provide deliverables. The PI aims to provide personalized mentorship and opportunities to fulfill the specific career goals as mutually established.

Supervision Exercised:

As necessary to carry out the duties of the role, the IT Professional may guide and mentor other employees.

 

This description is a summary only and is describing the general level of work being performed, it is not intended to be all-inclusive. The duties of this position may change from time to time and/or based on business need. We reserve the right to add or delete duties and responsibilities at the discretion of the supervisor and/or hiring authority.

 

Salary and Benefits:

The salary range (or hiring range) for this position has been established at

Senior Professional:  $59,000 - $89,000
Principal Professional: $68,000 - $102,000

 

The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty, and training.

 

The above salary range (or hiring range) represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

 

This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.

 

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

 

Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits

Total Compensation Calculator: http://www.cu.edu/node/153125

 

Diversity and Equity:

The University will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the employment application process. To request an accommodation pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Human Resources ADA Coordinator at [email protected].

 

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

 

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.



Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications:

Senior Professional:

    Bachelor's degree in any discipline from an accredited institution2 years of related software experience2 years experience with Python and developing Python packages2 years of experience working with Unix and/or Linux, including shell scripting
Substitution: A combination of education and related technical/paraprofessional experience may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree on a year for year basis.

Principal Professional:

    Bachelor's degree in any discipline from an accredited institution3+ years of related software experience3+ years experience with Python and developing Python packages3+ years of experience working with Unix and/or Linux, including shell scripting
Substitution: A combination of education and related technical/paraprofessional experience may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree on a year for year basis.

Required: Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

 PLEASE NOTE: Candidates will be responsible for travel expenses related to the interview process and any relocation expenses, if applicable.

Preferred Qualifications:

Senior Professional:

    Documented open source contributions2+ years experience with cloud-based computing solutions (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, etc.)2+ years experience using data engineering, data storage, and data orchestration tools (Airflow, snakemake, kubernetes, etc.)2+ years of experience designing and implementing RESTful APIs (Swagger, OpenAPI)2+ years experience implementing machine learning applications
Principal Professional:

    Documented open source contributions3+ years experience with cloud-based computing solutions (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, etc.)3+ years experience using data engineering, data storage, and data orchestration tools (Airflow, snakemake, kubernetes, etc.)3+ years of experience designing and implementing RESTful APIs (Swagger, OpenAPI)3+ years experience implementing machine learning applications
Core Competencies

    Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orallyAbility to clearly document their codeAbility to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees at all levels throughout the institution and with geographically distributed collaboratorsDemonstrated commitment to advance diversity and inclusionExperience and interests managing computer hardware custom buildsAbility to interact with people of varying technical levels to gather requirements and understand existing systems relevant to the challenges at handOutstanding customer service skills.Demonstrated commitment and leadership ability to advance diversity and inclusion.


Job Category: Information Technology
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Mar 4, 2022
Unposting Date: Ongoing

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