Mount Sinai Careers
PROGRAMMER ANALYST II ARNHOLD INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL HEALTH
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The Front-End Engineer/Programmer Analyst II develops, designs, implements and documents modifications to both vendor supplied and in-house operating systems to meet specific needs of the installation.
ATLAS is a population health management tool for health workers including nurse directors, clinicians, and community health workers to support healthcare services to global communities. The product aims to:
•Reduce response time for follow-ups, leveraging dashboards and alerts for at-risk patients and events of concern.
•Detect informational cold spots. Using machine learning, Atlas identifies communities that have no data or affiliation with health posts or health districts.
•Provide operational health indicators to measure and evaluate the quality of health services delivered on the ground.
•Provide an experimental platform to integrate Machine Learning tools to advance public/community health efforts.
•Support Community Health organizations and initiatives to enhance sustainability, robustness, and effectiveness.
The ATLAS team is comprised of a wide variety of complementary disciplines – the Programmer Analyst will work with data scientists, epidemiologists, interaction designers and engineers day-to-day for the project. The team is highly collaborative and passionate; they promote speaking out and challenging assumptions about the product to drive clarity and value and to ensure real-world impact.
The Front-End Engineer/Programmer Analyst II in the Arnhold Institute for Global Health (Arnhold Institute), ATLAS (Team) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai will participate in front-end engineering of the ATLAS global health tool. You will be called upon to design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance components of our global health software solution, ATLAS. Your work will include building APIs to support data acquisition and externalization, exploring novel and innovative solutions to address our end-users’ needs and challenges, and integrating font-end tools with back-end development activities and data science activities. You will be expected to participate in standards and technical requirements design and enforcement, documentation activities, and stakeholder management with the design team. Performing related duties as assigned or requested.
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline; or equivalent in education and relevant experience:
•With modern front-end frameworks, ideally React;
•With Node.js and Express.
•Working knowledge of SQL -- we use PostgreSQL.
•Experience with Git or similar version control systems.
•Familiarity with AWS or similar cloud services is a plus.
The applicant should have excellent team working skills. Attention to detail and an ability to shift between tasks is essential to the position, as well as the ability to work independently, when necessary.