Children's Hospital Boston Applications Development Specialist I in Boston, Massachusetts

Title Applications Development Specialist I

Department Urology

Job Posting Description At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness and in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Proteomics Center and Department of Urology and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.

This position will be responsible for:

  • Located at the Proteomics Center and Department of Urology at Boston Children's Hospital / Harvard Medical School, working closely in conjunction with the Proteomics Center at Boston Children’s Hospital and the Vascular Biology Program at Boston Children’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School led by Dr. Marsha Moses.

  • Interrogating the urinary proteome and glycoproteome to identify novel and clinically relevant markers of urologic disease, renal damage, urinary tract infection, and bladder dysfunction. Developing novel software programs to augment high throughput data analysis.

To qualify, you must have:

  • One or more years of experience with R programming.

  • Familiarity with statistical approaches including modeling, graphical analysis, and bioinformatics, desired.

  • Aptitude at applying functions to: elements of lists, and lists of lists using the "apply" functions (sapply, lapply, mapply); and matrices with the "apply" function.

  • Deep experience working with all R data structures, especially matrices, lists, and lists of lists.

  • Comfort with R plots and graphics, and the ability to perform input / output processing.

  • Experience or familiarity with mass spectrometry and proteomics, a plus.

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Status Full Time

Shift Day

Standard Hours per Week 40

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