Research Programmer

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
12 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 9036/I1117

Job Description

The research programmer will contribute technical support to the research of the Framingham Heart Study's Neuropsychology group. This position will work on several projects, but primarily will assist in the ongoing development of a Java application for the management and analysis of neuropsychological test data as captured by digital pen. The position requires writing, testing, and maintaining Java code, building on an existing codebase to add features facilitating the viewing and scoring of digital-pen-based neuropsychological tests as well as the extraction of novel computed measures. Additional responsibilities will include assistance with various other research projects, particularly related to the implementation, execution, and analysis of novel digital health and cognitive metrics. The person in this position is expected to be proficient in scripting for file and text manipulation as required for common data management tasks.

Required Skills

Bachelors Degree Required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular