Would you like to utilize your outstanding data engineering skills to support MSKs mission? Do you want to be part of a team that values your contributions and encourages you to grow?
Our Data Strategy team is committed to facilitating the efficient delivery of reliable data to the physicians and researchers working to discover more-effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future!
We are seeking a SrData Engineer who understands the critical value that prepared data provide for next-generation analytics. You will support the work of Data Strategy by managing the full development life cycle of complex projects requiring integration to other systems including analysis, design, programming, implementation and support, you will exponentially reduce the time-to-insight for healthcare professionals, researchers, and the advanced analytics teams providing innovative, best-in-class solutions.
MSKTranslate: A program designed to transform free-text fields using common external ontologies, which provides clearer links within clinical information regarding patient outcomes
Genomic data integration, which allows principal investigators to match patients to the most appropriate clinical trials
Maintain relationships with many partners including developers from other divisions, physicians, administrators, researchers, and technical specialists throughout the international cancer care community.
Mentor others in technical standard methodologies and problem-solving, both within the MSKCC community and the cancer data consortium's in which it participates.
Function as the technical lead by crafting and architecting elegant data delivery and analysis solutions that integrate seamlessly with existing technologies. These solutions will be innovative and solve complex issues, and a high degree of problem-solving and creative thinking are required.
Keep abreast of developments in technology as well as healthcare, science, analytics, and the broader world to identify novel ways to make quality data available efficiently.
Be responsible for all project planning and coordination of assigned projects, including keeping the project timeline on track and managing user and management expectations.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics
Minimum of 5 years in a professional environment using Java
Demonstrated history of technical leadership and project management within a data-driven environment
Outstanding CS fundamentals and analytical skills
Proficiency with SQL
Nice to have:
Experience with Noble Coder/TIES or other Named Entity Recognition (NER) tools
2-4 years of experience as a Software Engineer focusing in Java or a Masters Degree in CS or related field.
Experience and comfort with XML
Familiarity with REST API
Internal Number: 2019-34596
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.