Job Posting #: 920939
Position: Junior Software Developer
Site: Toronto General Hospital
Department: Peter Munk Cardiac Centre Artificial Intelligence Team
Reports to: Project Manager
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: $65,000 - $80,000 annual commensurate with experience and consistent with UHN compensation policy
Status: Temporary Full-Time
Shifts: Monday - Friday
Posted Date: June 08, 2023
Closing Date: July 08, 2023
The University Health Network, where “above all else the needs of patients come first”, encompasses Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and the Michener Institute of Education. The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise has made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research and education. With a long tradition of ground breaking firsts and a purpose of “Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning”, the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world.
Working under the project manager and the Data Architect, the Technical Analyst will be responsible for working on data-related tasks for operational and research projects. They will work within the Digital Cardiovascular Health Platform (DCHP) and other repositories to support all data-related needs for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Team. They will also be involved in developing data-driven pipelines to streamline and augment AI projects.
Build database pipelines to collect, manage, and convert raw data into usable information for AI projects.
Work on data architecture needs with the Lead Data Architect
Integrate data from various sources into a centralized, accessible platform
Explore innovative ways for data visualization and exploration
Work with Project Manager on developing protocols and Standard operating procedures in data management and access.
Undergraduate and/or Graduate Degree in Computer Science, software and/or computer engineering, network engineering
Previous experience in working with various data types and formats
*Mandatory* Strong programming skills (python, R, shell scripting, perl, java, and Scala)
Proven track record of supporting teams with their data needs (evaluated through previous work experiences, internships, etc.)
Expertise in website development and maintenance
Experience with network engineering, application integrations, and database analysis and development
Strong knowledge and/or interest in data warehousing and systems
Keen interest in exploring new sources of data for AI projects.
Why join UHN?
In addition to working alongside some of the most talented and inspiring healthcare professionals in the world, UHN offers a wide range of benefits, programs and perks. It is the comprehensiveness of these offerings that makes it a differentiating factor, allowing you to find value where it matters most to you, now and throughout your career at UHN.
Competitive offer packages
Government organization and a member of the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP https://hoopp.com/)
Close access to Transit and UHN shuttle service
A flexible work environment
Opportunities for development and promotions within a large organization
Additional perks (multiple corporate discounts including: travel, restaurants, parking, phone plans, auto insurance discounts, on-site gyms, etc.)
Current UHN employees must have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, to be eligible for consideration.
Vaccines (COVID and others) are a requirement of the job unless you have an exemption on a medical ground pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code.
UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their requirements known in advance. Any information received related to an accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.