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.
There is an immediate opening for an Electronic Data Capture (EDC) Application Specialist to help coordinate, lead and support the DFCI REDCap instance, exclusively designed to support faculty in their electronic data capture (EDC) and survey needs for research studies. As part of the team, the candidate will support the DFCI instance of REDCap. S/He will be responsible for the in-depth understanding of REDCap; identifying the optimal study designs given the investigator’s requirements; and train/educate these personnel in REDCap’s use and functions. Additionally, the EDC Application Specialist will perform outreach to research departments and research security officers regarding REDCap. Lastly, the candidate will, along with the team’s software engineer, troubleshoot users’ issues and managing feature requests.
The EDC Application Specialist will work closely and on a daily basis with DFCI research faculty and their study coordinators, designers, and programmers in addition to the Research Informatics team.
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.