ABOUT THE HEALTH INFORMATICS RESEARCH GROUP
Health Informatics Research group (HIR) is part of Ontario Cancer Institute (OCI) at Princess Margaret Hospital. The group specializes in research and the development of visually intuitive database applications which collect health information for research, patient management and clinical decision-making. Our mission is to improve the delivery of health information that is usable by patients, practitioners, researchers, and institutions. Currently, HIR has a number of resesarch applications being used at the point of care to collect health information for research and quality of care analysis. HIR group works closely with Clinicians and Researchers at UHN to develop comprehensive disease-specific database applications. The Technical Analyst will work in a dynamic and highly movtivated environmnet and will gain exposure to a wide range of current technologies and issues regarding electronic systems for health care.
The Technical Analyst will be involved in the development and maintenance of databases: coding, testing, debugging and documenting programs; providing and maintaining a various security and access controls; coordinating with users to determine requirements/specifications; providing support and training to users as required. The successful candidate will gain exposure to a wide range of current technologies and issues regarding electronic systems for health care.
Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
Two (2) years related experience
Experience with relational databases, including design, implementation and SQL
Experience developing and implementing web applications using PHP/JSP, Java Script, CSS/DHTML, XML and XSL
Good understanding of object oriented design principles, and server side development issues on reliability, security, availability and scalability
Excellent customer relations and support service
Excellent problem recognition and problem solving abilities
Excellent analytical, prioritization and organizational skills
Excellent presentation, technical writing and training skills
Experience with creating testing strategies and executing test plans
Experience developing mobile applications an asset
POSTED DATE: July 6, 2012
Posting # 682901
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
University Health Network has a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunity employer.
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