SOFTWARE BUSINESS ANALYST
The Informatics Infrastructure Group is responsible for providing informatics and analytical support to the daily operations of the institute and conducting biomedical informatics research in both technological and scientific fields. This is a Software Business Analyst position that will be responsible for performing detailed requirements analysis, documenting processes, and performing some user acceptance testing. To succeed in this role, you should have a natural analytical way of thinking and be able to explain difficult concepts to non-technical users, both within and outside the organization. Bachelor’s degree in business or related field or an MBA required. A minimum of 3 years of experience in business analysis or a related field. Full understanding of agile development model. Must be able to use Windows OS and Microsoft Office applications. Software development experience a plus. Abstract preparation and writing is a plus.
IT DEVELOPER III
RESEARCH ASSISTANT – BIOBANK
This position will support all biobanking activities which include inventory management of biological samples (sample receiving, storage and distribution), and sample processing. Responsibilities include: Biological sample inventory management: receiving samples shipped weekly to CSSIMMW, identifying samples requested for research, retrieval of samples from freezers, and sample distribution for research. This position also involves data entry and cataloging, blood processing and record keeping (freezer, environmental, instrument maintenance). Other related biobanking duties may be assigned and will be commensurate with the position. This is a supervised position. The position is open to individuals with the following qualifications- Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLT), Associate degree in the Life Sciences or related field. Recent graduates or those graduating in 2022 are encouraged to apply. Prior laboratory experience will be an advantage. Communication and organizational skills with high attention to detail are required. Strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft applications are required, and the ability to quickly learn new skills will be an advantage. The candidate should be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
RESEARCH SCIENTIST – BIOBANK
This position seeks an individual with hands-on laboratory experience. The successful candidate will apply genomics and proteomics methods in research studies. Such studies will include biospecimen science studies that form the basis of evidence based practices which guide research activities utilizing human biospecimens. The candidate will design and execute experiments, trouble shoot and interpret data, conduct protocol optimization and validation. Manuscript preparation and communicating research findings through publications or oral/poster presentations. PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or other related field required. 2-4 years hands-on laboratory experience, good communication and writing skills required. The candidate should be self-motivated, and able to work independently and as a team member. New PhD graduates will be considered. The Biobank is a CAP accredited biobank.
The Chan Soon-Shiong Institute of Molecular Medicine at Windber (wriwindber.org) has been part of several major national cancer programs, including TCGA and the Cancer Moonshot Initiative. The institute is expanding and is hiring for multiple new Bioinformatics Scientist positions – at the Murtha Cancer Center Research Program (MCCRP) office in Bethesda, MD to join an experienced and highly collaborative team of clinicians, scientists, statisticians, and bioinformaticians in the fight against cancer! The level of the position will be considered based on candidate’s experience.
Posting Date: August 16, 2023
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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Windber Research Institute
600 Somerset Avenue
Windber, PA 15963
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CSS Institute of Molecular Medicine
Human Resources Department
600 Somerset Avenue
Windber, PA 15963
Fax: (814) 467-3453
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