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Job Req ID:  17093

Programmer Analyst

General summary/purpose:

The Center for Child and Community Health Research (CCHR) in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics is a leader in addressing social determinants of health, sexually transmitted infections and other health disparities through research, programmatic and clinical endeavors ( CCHR seeks a Programmer Analyst-IT to provide management and support to Center research support services. Under the moderate supervision, this job supports departmental research programs and/or clinical trials with data programming, management and analyses and their associated best practices.



Specific duties & responsibilities:

The range of duties includes, but is not limited to:

  • Overseeing day to day research and programmatic activities as they relate to database development and database management for research projects and programs
  • Day to day research and programmatic activities as they relate to database development and database management for research projects and programs
  • Developing and building data collection tools within databases while working with Primary Investigators and identified CCHR/BEAD staff.
  • Perform moderately complex data analyses using systems such as R, SAS, STATA, etc, interpret research data, present research findings and prepare data for use for various computer software applications.
  • Develop moderately complex tracking database/spreadsheet based on study requirements utilizing systems such as C++, Python, Excel, Access, or similar software applications.
  • Continue development of database programming skills.
  • Performing QA/QC of data and associated database
  • Exporting data and compiling reports as needed
  • Design and implement data integrity tools for consistency checking, data entry quality control, and data quality assurance.
  • Coordinate communication between the different project sites data management centers and JHU research team. Ensure smooth operation of the data management center.
  • Analyze and summarize study progress using regular reports.
  • Prepare / extract data for investigators / scientific analysis.



Minimum qualifications (mandatory):

Bachelor’s degree and one (1) year of related experience required. Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.


Classified Title: Programmer Analyst 
Working Title: Programmer Analyst  ​​​​​
Role/Level/Range: ATP/03/PC 
Starting Salary Range: $26-$35.78
Employee group: Casual / On Call 
Schedule: Monday - Friday/ up to 27 hours 
Exempt Status: Exempt  
Location: 33-MD:Johns Hopkins Bayview 
Department name: 10003110-SOM Ped Bay Bayview Pediatric Unit 
Personnel area: School of Medicine


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