Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutchs pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nations first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Womens Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
The Software Development Engineer II role is to collaborate in designing, creating, maintaining, and supporting software solutions to support the mission of Fred Hutch. This position reports to the Programming Core Manager of the Collaborative Data Services department. The ideal candidate should be prepared to work 40 hours per week.
This is a temporary six-month position.
Develop custom software
Test & debug new and modified software
Assist in the analysis of application requirements as requested
Assist in the design of applications to meet user specifications
Create and maintain documentation
Assist in creation of application architecture and design for small projects
Create and maintain databases
Support software and troubleshoot user problems
Collaborate with other members of CDS and Fred Hutch staff and end users
Follow software development best practices
Participate in code and design reviews
Perform other responsibilities as required
Maintain knowledge and follow department specific project management methodologies
BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related field desired
Minimum of 2 years of professional software development experience
Programming in C# and ASP.NET
Experience of relational databases and SQL, especially Microsoft SQL Server and MySQL
Experience managing web servers is a plus
Experience managing database servers is a plus
Experience with open source technologies and cloud computing is a plus
Strong analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
Enjoy working in a team environment and with a proven record of positive contributions to the work of the team
Solid understanding of Object-Oriented Programming concepts, data structures and algorithms
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The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance was incorporated in 1998 as a separate, jointly governed non-profit that included the cancer programs of three partners. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is a cancer treatment center that unites doctors from Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Medical Center, and Seattle Children’s. The purpose of this organization is to provide state-of the-art patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is the only NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Northwest, and according to the National Cancer Data Base, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patients in general have better survival rates than patients treated at other cancer treatment centers.