Health Systems Analyst Programmer I

Nashville, Davidson County
Jul 15, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Technology, IT Support & Training


The Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical Translational Research is seeking a health Systems Analyst Programmer I (TERM).  This is a full-time/exempt term position lasting six months to one year. 


Position Specific Key Functions and Expected Performance:    


Assists in the design and development of electronic data entry forms to accurately collect instrument and operational study data.                     

Assist in the planning, design, implementation, training, on-going support, and modification of existing and new complex computer-based and web-based informational management systems.                 

Exhibits the ability to understand study protocols and guidelines, critically evaluating each data entry form to meet the protocols and guidelines as well as modifying electronic forms as needed.                           

Participates in system 'user acceptance' testing in an ongoing basis.                    

Develop new electronic data entry instruments for use in REDCap based on NCS study protocols and guidelines.                          

Assist in the development and updating of coding documentation and training documents. 


Additional Information:
This is a full-time/exempt TERM position lasting six months to one year.
Salary is commensurate upon years of education and experience.

Background screens will be performed and education will be verified prior to employment. Please be prepared to provide required information and/or documentation.
Vanderbilt is an Equal Opportunity Employer 
A Term position is a staff position that exists for a period longer than six months but is not expected to last beyond one year. Although a position may exist for a specified or indefinite period, staff who accept term positions are not guaranteed employment for the entire period; they are employed for indefinite periods within the limit of the appointment. There are no guarantees of continued employment, either within the term or when the term ends.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree required or the equivalent.
Preferred knowledge, skills and experience:                   
Good communication skills (verbal and written) preferred.                     
Expertise in database design (MySQL, Oracle, and/or SQL Server) helpful.                        
Prior experience with/knowledge of REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) software helpful.                      
Must be able to work in a team environment and have good interpersonal skills.                          
Prior experience in database development and data collection/entry preferred.                          
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple deadlines preferred.                
Prior experience with study protocols and  guidelines preferred.                          
Prefer prior experience with program documentation.                              
Prefer detail and process oriented.                     

Job Information Technology

Primary Location TN-Nashville-2525 West End Ave

Organization VICTR 104242