The Computational Biology Program at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), Portland, OR is committed to leading the development of next-generation patient care through discoveries made by big data analytics, enabled by values of open access data, open source code, highly collaborative team science, and professional software engineering methodologies.
Critical to achieving this mission, as a software developer, you will specialize in genomic, imaging, and clinical analysis applications, leveraging your talents to change the world in the fight against disease. You are: passionate about open-source software and transparent sharing of information, enthusiastic about working in a team that finds quantitative insights in complex data and develops interactive tools to enable clinicians and researchers to understand cancer or other diseases, experienced in thinking analytically and developing software tool and an organized self-starter who enjoys creative freedom in solving computational challenges.
Develop and extend analytics and data management applications to facilitate management and analysis of genomics, clinical, and imaging data
Establish and maintain standards for structured software & systems engineering, including requirements, design, code, test, quality, configuration & release management and project management
Provide documentation and user support allowing computational researchers across campus to access and re-use analysis tools
Maintain well-curated, highly structured, transparent omics, imaging, or clinical data resources
Develop tools to integrate commonly used open source bioinformatics software applications
Participate in leading international efforts aimed at establishing best practices and standards for genomic data representation and analysis
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm