Application Development Analyst

  • Company:
    University Health Network
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Application Development Analyst
MaRS, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower
UHN Digital/Research Application Development
Reports To:
Senior Manager
$66,191 – $82,000 (Commensurate with experience and consistent with UHN Compensation Policy)
Permanent Full Time
UHN is a major landmark in Canada’s health care system with four hospitals, five research institutes, and our Michener Institute of Education. Our purpose is to transform lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery, and learning.
With over 1,200 beds, more than one million clinic visits per year, UHN and its 16,000 employees make a difference in the lives of patients and their families every day.
As an Application Development Analyst, you will be responsible for various aspects of the REDCap service including: developing in-depth understanding of the available features and modules; train/support research study staff in the use and functions of the application. Additionally, provide development support for some applications.
At minimum, completion of a 3-year community College program in a Computer, Math related field or recognized equivalent is required.
2+ years of relevant experience with software development, clinical or academic environment.
Required Experience:
Good knowledge of an EDC system such as REDCap (preferred), Medidata, Oracle Clinical, Phase Forward or another widely deployed research EDC system.
Support development of custom applications involving use of REDCap. This may include programming plugins and/or Application Programming Interface (API) calls.
Assist with testing monthly REDCap upgrades on test server.
Familiarity Linux VMs and OCI-compliant container runtimes.
Knowledge of clinical research concepts, standards (GCP), and processes (SOPs, consent) preferred.
Ability to identify, triage, action plan, and resolve or escalate issues: developing flexible solutions and solving issues that meet evolving requirements.
Some development experience in PHP, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, XML would be nice.
Knowledge of relational database structures and structured query language (SQL) a plus.
Nice to have experience in Kubernetes
Knowledge of Ontario PHIPA and privacy laws in other jurisdictions
Good to have knowledge of best practices for securely storing and transmitting PHI
Validating systems to meet clinical trial regulatory requirements for Health Canada, US FDA 21 CFR Part 11
Familiar with Biostatistics and Statistical Programming (i.e. R, SAS, Python, etc.)
Excellent organization and prioritization skills, demonstrated by the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively.
Strong technical skills including knowledge of software development processes.
Ability to deeply understand application functions and technical documentation required.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing and presentations.
Able to work effectively independently and as part of a team.
February 16, 2021
March 2, 2021
Staffing Advisor, Human Resources AOB
Posting # 871359
For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN’s attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.