Job Code: 4873Job Grade: J Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking a web developer to join the Research IT team in the Office of Information Resources and Technology (IRT) (https://researchit.stanford.edu). Research IT delivers the next generation of tools and services used by researchers, research participants, patients and clinicians to collect, discover, analyze data, make discoveries and improve human health and wellness.
The Research IT team works on a variety of infrastructure and software applications used at Stanford Medicine and other institutions. These include tools for working with clinical data from the hospitals and clinics (the STARR data warehouse), monitoring patient health status (CHOIR), and supporting population health studies (MyHeart Counts, Apple Heart Study, our mHealth Platform).
The web developer will be asked to create aesthetically pleasing, compelling user experiences for patients, research participants, and clinicians. She/he should understand how to design, implement, and test pixel-perfect web applications that are secure, accessible, and work well on all devices and browsers. The web developer will work within a team of Java developers and should be comfortable collaborating with non-technical project stakeholders and external community members deploying the software we build at other institutions.
All candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume and provide work samples or links to completed projects. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Strong visual design and user interaction design skills.
Demonstrated understanding of modern mobile-first, responsive web design.
Experience dealing with device and browser compatibility issues.
Demonstrated understanding of web application security and testing methodologies.
Skilled at writing polished web copy, product information sheets and documentation.
Comfortable developing and presenting product demos to varied audiences.
Experience facilitating user reviews and focus-group testing.
Solid software engineering skills and testing practices to ensure high quality solutions.
Strong team player and individual contributor.
Ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies.
Any or all of the following would also be beneficial:
Skills and experience with Java programming
Experience with GWT
Working familiarity with modern single-page web app development
Experience working with high-risk, regulated data (HIPAA, PCI, etc.)
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED): Bachelor's degree and five years of relevant experience or a combination of education and relevant experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated significant experience developing for web content management systems.
Demonstrated significant experience in developing websites and web applications using open source tools, languages, libraries, and current standards-compliant code.
Ability to hand code HTML.
Demonstrated ability to write, compile, test, debug, and deploy software on UNIX-like platforms and web servers.
Knowledge of web analytics tools and related analyses.
Ability to design and manage relational databases.
Ability to design and implement web services.
Ability to interact positively with and build consensus among a diverse group of colleagues, clients, and senior leadership.
Ability to understand and manage greater web environment.
Ability to design and integrate complex web enterprise systems.
Familiarity with browser devices and platform differences and idiosyncrasies, and ability to develop workarounds to accommodate specialized user/client needs and device platforms.
Rarely writing by hand, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds.
Strong visual acuity.
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
This position currently works in our Porter Drive office. We anticipate that this position will move to the new Stanford Redwood City campus in late May to late June 2019.
Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.
Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned.
Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu.
Location: School of Medicine, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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