Application Systems Analyst / Programmer 2
Job ID: R0029003 | Systems Engineering, Design and Development | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The University of Virginia's Research & Clinical Trials Analytics Team seeks a talented analyst to build/support cancer clinical trials electronic data capture projects and to help effectively fulfill cancer-related data requests from UVA researchers. This role will support UVA's research portfolio with accurate data solutions in an exciting, rapid growth season.

The Application Systems Analyst/Programmer 2 will solicit and analyze requirements, as well as plan and create electronic data capture projects and data extracts to support cancer clinical trials within the UVA Cancer Center. The successful candidate will have the ability to elicit and adapt to changing requirements, learn new tools and data quickly as necessary, employ effective communication in reaching a common understanding of the request and consensus on the solution, and have exceptional teamwork skills overall.
  • Interact with UVA researchers and teammates to efficiently define project requirements and build/test/deliver effective solutions, including data extracts and electronic data capture projects.
  • Establish and maintain change management best practices in order to support the local electronic data capture environment.
  • Navigate SQL databases (i.e., SQL Server, MySQL, Maria DB or Oracle) and write efficient SQL to extract appropriate data from a variety of UVA databases into output files that meet researcher requirements.
  • Rapidly learn internal UVA cancer data and processes/environment, UVA Epic electronic health record (EHR) data and other data sources.
  • Develop, maintain and collaborate with other teammates on a common code set repository.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $46,580.00 - $93,161.00 Annual

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science, MIS, computer engineering or related discipline.
  • Experience: At least one year of experience. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Licensure: None.

Experience building electronic data capture projects in REDCap, Advarra EDC or Qualtrics.
Experience working within cancer clinical trials is preferred but not required.

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs. This position provides the flexibility of working REMOTE.

COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Charlottesville, Virginia is one of the nation’s most charming and picturesque places to live and work. Our area boasts many excellent restaurants, wineries and craft breweries; historic sites; Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods, as well as urban and rural locations. Public transportation is excellent, and you’re just a short drive from the beach or Washington, D.C.