Mount Sinai Careers


New York, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:
The Arnhold Institute for Global Health is dedicated to improving global health via an integrated approach of using unique data streams to improve care models. The Arnhold Institute seeks to hire a Front-End Engineer/Programmer Analyst II for its ATLAS initiative.

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 JavaScript (ES2015+), HTML5, and CSS3;
•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. 

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

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