• Junior Java Developer

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 4 months ago(3/23/2018 6:15 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
  • Company Overview

    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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description


    The Computing Resource Group, in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, is a team of IT professionals who comprise a centralized resource focusing on the informatics requirements of both Memorial Sloan Kettering’s clinical research program and the faculty and staff of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.  Memorial Sloan Kettering’s clinical research program is supported by the Clinical Research Database (CRDB), an institutional resource developed in-house by the Computing Resource Group, which also architects, develops  and maintains the underlying system interfaces, multi-tiered web applications and database platform.  The CRDB supports all Memorial Sloan Kettering’s clinical research protocols and a large number of research data repositories.  This also includes implementations of specimen banking and a tracking system to facilitate multiple research laboratories.  The CRG is currently focusing on enhancing the web interface and database implementations for greater flexibility and efficiency. Within the department, the CRG also operates a Linux computation cluster used solely by departmental faculty and staff engaged in projects with extensive computation requirements.


    You are:

    • A good decision maker, with proven success of making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
    • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric
    • Action oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
    • Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.

     You Will:

    • Responsible for the web application developments on J2EE platform
    • Participate in all phases of the development life cycle for the institutional Clinical Research Database (CRDB) and related project.
    • Requires an ability to work on multiple projects and responsibilities for programming in Oracle Forms/Reports and JDeveloper.
    • Support new applications and ensure the successful operation of existing applications. 
    • Hours are Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM. Flexibility is required

     You Need:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with 2-4 years of experience OR Master’s degree in Computer Science with 0-2 years of experience
    • Experience programming in C/C++, J2EE, Web Services, SQL and their development technologies
    • In-depth knowledge of relational database theory and practice




    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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