Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Senior Clinical Data Analyst will be responsible for data needs related to the DFCI research community, including: managing the coordination, standardization, harmonization, quality assurance, and documentation clinical data assets from a variety of operational and other sources into the DFCI enterprise data curation platforms (DFDW); working with research teams to identify research data assets from the DFDW for use in research applications and databases, including structured and unstructured data; and working collaboratively with the Informatics staff to develop improved access to research clinical data through the Oncology Data Retrieval System (OncDRS) and the DFDW.
The Senior Clinical Data Analyst is responsible for identification, analysis, specification, integration, and quality assurance of research data in the DFDW. In this capacity, the incumbent will report to the Team Lead of Research Data Services and work closely with Data Services to identify and analyze potential data assets and integrate these assets into the DFDW. The incumbent will be expected to manage this process with minimal guidance, from specification gathering through deployment, including liaising and coordinating with external groups, producing detailed project plans, specifying underlying data components, and working alongside the existing Informatics technical and operational teams to ensure seamless integration and implementation within the existing Informatics workflows.
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.