UPCI Administration-Office of the Director - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19005354)
Under joint direction by the VP/CIO of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center and an Associate Director of the Hillman Cancer Center and leadership, this Research IT/Analyst position requires the development of Analytic and IT strategies and solutions to enable the efficient operation of cancer-related research.
This position is responsible for the following:
- Integration and communication with various IT, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics and research groups, UPMC, Pitt, genomics facilities, Pathology, AWS via UPMC Enterprises, etc. - Development and implementation of analytical tools for research. - Integration, importing, exporting, migration and formatting of 'Omics data - Managing multiple, complex projects across multiple investigators and disciplines - Facilitating the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) - Serving as the lead of complex technical projects overseeing the design, development, testing, and installation of research IT/Analytic solutions within a client group - Serving as a supervisor and/or mentor for other analysts
* 1-2 years of research experience highly recommended * Good communication skills * Highly driven and self-motivated to exceed expectations * Ability to work independently and in a team-based environment * Effective in mentoring and leading less experienced team members * Completes on-going training on-the-job, through courses, self-study, certifications and/or advanced degrees to maintain and enhance technical and business capabilities * Database experience related to research environment * Cloud computing experience with emphasis on research use * Knowledge of informatics tools and requirements * Additionally, this position may be required to maintain a stand by status as part of a rotation within the team. This requires 24 hours per day, 7 days per week availability during the stand by period. The frequency varies based upon the number of colleagues in the rotation.
Significant experience can substitute degree per University guidelines.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Systems/Programmer.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 6-9 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $46,644.00 - $76,440.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Optional Documents: Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19005354
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.