Remote Programmer

Post Date

Feb 07, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Aug 19, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Programmer / Developer

Req #


Pay Rate

$51 - $77 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Our large government client is seeking a Python programmer to join their team in Rockville, MD. The candidate will be supporting one of their largest research programs by developing analytic tools to expand the use of Electronic Health Records (EHR), physical measurement data, wearables data, and clinical trial participant-provided self-reported information (PPI) data all incorporated in an existing large data repository for research purposes. incumbent will help the program establish data quality control and quality assurance grounded in transparency and scientifically accurate reporting appropriately addressing internal and external validity. Accordingly, the incumbent will need expertise in statistical analyses and analytics for complex biomedical, environmental, and scientific data and experience in providing documentation, training, and technical assistance using operational and research data and tools. The ideal candidate will need to have experience working independently, providing recommendations, trainings, and consulting with internal stakeholders.

Required Skills & Experience

1. EHR / clinical informatics experience

a. Analytic/Research background of EHR preferred

2. Python - Employment related experience (not theory/grad school)

a. R and Jupyter notebooks good to have

3. Statistical analysis

a. Descriptive statistical analysis of clinical EHR data

b. SQL/Relational database experience good to have

4. Medical coding classification systems

a. Familiarity with OMOP preferred, but SNOMED, ICD, LOINC, etc. acceptable

5. Ability to write detailed SOPs and reports for others

a. Technical and non-technical

b. In reusable format

6. Data visualization experience

a. Utilizing python/R for visualization

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.