MD Anderson Cancer Center Software Developer - McCombs Institute in Houston, Texas
Software Developer - McCombs Institute
Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at https://mdanderson.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/12426/other-jobs-matching/location-only
Information Technology at http://mdanderson.referrals.selectminds.com/landingpages/information-technology-opportunities-at-md-anderson-cancer-center-10
Cancer Prev & Pop Sciences-Res 900717
Requisition #: 116640
The mission of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.
The primarypurpose of the Software Developer position is to develop, maintain, and improvesoftware for processing of metabolomics and proteomics data within the McCombsInstitute.
Development ofsoftware/programs to analyze data from metabolomics, proteomics, and otheromics platforms.
Adhere to coding guidelineswithin the team and utilize approved software packages to execute platformautopipelines
Design application domainmodels and application architecture
Ensure optimal use of versioncontrol and tracking system to manage code, version history and work detail
Coordinate migration ofdatabase changes from development environment to test and productionenvironments
Responsible for writing codein all tiers (UI, business domain, service, data access layer)
Establish sound automatedtesting and unit testing solutions for the applications
Maintain requireddocumentation for the infrastructure
Assist in high levelarchitectural design of applications
Applies advanced statisticaland bioinformatics programming as needed
Other duties as assigned
Participate in effective, optimal and timelycommunication
Communicate best software development patternsand practices to team members
Communicate with stakeholders the progress ofprojects
Promote the use of IT as a solution to businessprocess issues
Proactively look for and implement ways toimprove IT service delivery
Adhere to established project managementmethodology and recommend ways to improve efficiency in project maintenance
Participate in the development of policies,procedures, and standards
Maintain support for systems efficiently andachieve successful outcomes in support activities
Explore and implement new software developmentpractices that will accelerate the pace of development
MAINTAINS A LEVEL OF PROFICIENCY THROUGH EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS
Attends appropriate departmental meetings andinstitutional continuing education programs
Maintains knowledge of regulations and policiesfor systems
Keep up with knowledge on improvements intechnology
Assist in the development and training of thesoftware development team.
Three years in software programming and analysis. May substitute required education degree with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one basis or completed years of college on a one to one basis.
Biomedical research experience
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html