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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2016. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
A team of data analysts and programmers in the Health Outcomes group at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. We are looking for someone interested in a career in healthcare or health informatics to help our work. Candidates should have academic or professional experience in at least one of the following: software development, web design, mathematics, or a health-related discipline. All of our work is very computer intensive and will require excellent computer skills, with some experience in programming.
Passionately committed to our mission of cancer research and clinical care
Motivated to work closely with doctors to help them meet their patients’ needs
Committed to high standards of productivity
Eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
Someone interested in a career in healthcare or health informatics.
Collaborative with teammates of diverse backgrounds
Learn to analyze and visualize data, providing decision support for doctors.
Design digital tools for data collection, analysis, and visualization of patient outcomes
Build interactive reports for doctors
Create tools to assess surgeon performance
Have clinical exposure and the opportunity to work closely with doctors and clinicians from diverse clinics
Receive unparalleled training and experience, in one of the most productive and innovative groups in one of the world’s leading medical research institutions
To have (or be shortly receiving) a Bachelors degree that includes coursework in Visual design, Front end development, Science, Mathematics, or a Health-related discipline, or have a Bachelors Degree in an unrelated field, but have professional experience in one of these key areas
Excellent computer skills, with some experience in programming.
Some of the work we do has been featured in the press. See https://medium.com/backchannel/should-surgeons-keep-score-8b3f890a7d4c
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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