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MSK is seeking a Bioinformatics Software Engineer to join the Precision Oncology Team in the Division of Health Informatics (DHI). DHI focuses on the interaction of people, processes, and technology to support the exceptional patient care delivered at MSK. We manage a suite of clinical information systems including the electronic health record, ancillary systems and tools that enable decision support, health information exchange and knowledge management. The Department of Pathology consists of disease-specific pathologists, molecular diagnosticians, and researchers with expertise in a range of solid tumor types as well as hematopathology. Our pathologists collaborate with other specialists to customize each patient's treatment based on his or her individual diagnosis. Molecular pathology and precision medicine are increasingly vital components of patient care at MSK. DHI's Precision Oncology Team collaborates closely with the Department of Pathology and other DHI teams to bring results from various lab assays, genomics and proteomics to clinical and research systems. As a Bioinformatics Software Engineer on the Precision Oncology Team, you will play an essential role in extracting data from clinical systems to guide precision cancer treatment and to speed up the process of cancer research.
You Are: * Able to design and develop the full stack: both front and back-end of application development * Experienced with creating and implementing RESTful APIs and web application architecture. * Able to design and develop software and databases as part of biomedical informatics data storage, visualization, processing, and analysis systems * Able to consider good user interface design practices as you develop a UI. * Responsible for program design, coding, testing, debugging, and documentation * Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions * Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information * An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
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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.