This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 10/16/18 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 10/25/18. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
The Clinical and Translational Research Institute (CTRI), an organized research unit at UCSD, was established to provide education, training and infrastructure for clinical research in the San Diego area that encompasses four hospital systems, two universities and four biomedical research organizations. The mission of the CTRI is to create an environment that advances health care through interactions between basic scientists, clinical investigators, community physicians, and patients. The CTRI functions under the direction of Gary S. Firestein, M.D., Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor for Translational Medicine at UC San Diego and has significant support through a Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) funded by the National Center for Advancing Translational Science.
Additionally, the CTRI is the administrative home of many projects outside the CTSA consortium such as a clinical trial Phase I unit, Office of Coverage Analysis Administration, UC BRAID, XPrize competition, the NIH Center for Accelerated Innovation, and the Coordinating and Information Management Center (CIMC) of CIRM. This Institute crosses VC areas to include the SD Supercomputer Center, Rady School of Management, CALIT2, and collaborates with the 4 other UC campuses with medical schools and CTSA funding, through the BRAID consortium.
Under general supervision, this position will serve as an Applications Programmer for CTRI and its associated projects that have a local, national and international scope and are devoted to harnessing information technologies and telecommunications to improve the competitiveness of the California economy and to benefit society. The incumbent applies skills as a seasoned, experienced software professional with a full understanding of industry practices, community standards and relevant policies and procedures to medium-sized projects or portions of large projects with moderate scope and complexity. Resolves a wide range of issues. Demonstrates competency in selecting tools, methods and techniques to obtain results.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
3 or more years of relevant experience.
Demonstrated ability to understand functional needs and how systems can support those needs. Demonstrated ability to develop conversion and system implementation plans.
Proven experience with formal quality assurance software processes and testing methodologies.
Thorough experience with identification and use of code libraries and open-source forums. Demonstrated experience with open- and community-source projects and frameworks such as Selenium, Apache, Eclipse Foundations, Maven. Experience in provisioning web servers on Linux and Windows in a Virtual environment.
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 8 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom - life is their laboratory. UC San Diego's rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and five graduate and professional schools. The university's award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs.