This is a one-year term appointment with the possibility of extension based on satisfactory performance and continued availability of funding.
We regret that Harvard does not provide work authorization and/or visa sponsorship for this position.
All formal offers will be made by FAS Human Resources.
We invite individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and abilities to be a part of our community.
During the current period of COVID-19 related restrictions, this position may start as a remote position, with transition to working onsite in Cambridge, Massachusetts when our campus reopens.
Salary Grade: 056
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Scientific programming skills (R and Python are preferred).
Knowledge of health data nature/structure and management
Experience with data wrangling, data virtualization, data curation techniques (R and Python are preferred).
Familiarity with SQL database language.
Knowledge of data extraction techniques with web scraping or REST API
Experience with Linux and distributed computing is a plus.
Comfortable working with version control systems such as git.
Basic statistical expertise would be preferred.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: 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.
Internal Number: 52775BR
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