Advertised Summary Job Description: The successful candidate will play an integral role in cardiovascular precision medicine team science focused on the clinical data, electronic health record (EHR) data, genetic associations studies, and clinical genetic data. He/she will work with clinical researchers, other data analysts, biostatisticians and bioinformaticians to generate and integrate clinical and EHR datasets for precision medicine research including genetic associations studies, clinical and laboratory translational studies, and to assist with clinical cardiovascular genetic programs. Primary responsibilities will include collating, integrating and managing clinical data from the EHR and genetic data to address clinical and human genetic research questions. The candidate will perform project-specific tasks with fellows, post-doctoral research scientists, and faculty. The Data Analyst will perform other responsibilities as required.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus three years of related experience.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: Experience with database management plus at least one year of applied experiences in managing clinical, EHR, epidemiological, or genetic association data and analysis. Candidate should be organized with ability to work in a team following common protocols and algorithms while also taking initiative to develop and apply methods in an independent manner. Experience with EHR clinical and genetic data and analyses.
Preferred Qualifications: Master degree in database science or related disciplines e.g., biomedical informatics, biostatistics, or bioinformatics is preferred but not required.
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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_157894
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