At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted, and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness and in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global, and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Research Computing Group and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Senior Research Software Development Engineer will be responsible for:
Developing electronic consenting workflows to support research studies and clinical trials. This involves integrating extensions to the open source framework for electronic data collection with other systems at BCH, such as the electronic medical record and research participant registries.
Working closely with research groups throughout the institution who need custom-build web and mobile applications and business intelligence reports and dashboards for their basic and/or clinical research needs.
Designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining and improving the software.
Managing individual projects priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
Creating business intelligence dashboards and reports.
In order to qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field of study and 7 - 10 years' experience, a M.S. degree, 4 - 6 years of related experience or equivalent.
Strong database design, advanced query writing and general optimization skills using SQL Server/MySQL/Oracle/Postgres.
Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Combination of patience, determination, and persistence to troubleshoot technical issues.
A positive attitude and ability to develop productive relationships with pediatric researchers.
Passion for new technologies and science.
If you are intrigued by the challenge of helping to support the pediatric research enterprise and its various components, then this opportunity is for you!
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability.
Internal Number: 2893128
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.