CAREERS

Epidemiologist

Job Description: The Jaeb Center for Health Research is seeking to add an epidemiologist for the NIH-funded Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network Coordinating Center. The Jaeb Center is a nonprofit entity in Tampa, FL whose primary focus is in serving as a Coordinating Center for NIH-funded multi-center trials. Current projects involve eye diseases and diabetes. For more information on the Jaeb Center's current projects, please visit our website at www.jaeb.org.

For an epidemiologist interested in an academic medical research environment, the position offers an excellent opportunity for professional growth. Work will involve protocol development, study management, and manuscript preparation. Conducting statistical analyses may be part of the position but extensive experience in this area is not required.

Applicants must hold a Masters degree in biostatistics, statistics, epidemiology, or a related field. Salary will be commensurate with degree and experience and includes an excellent benefit package.

Candidates may apply by emailing a letter outlining current interests and relevant experience and a curriculum vitae (resume) to careers@jaeb.org. EOE/DFWP

Closing Date for Applications: August 1, 2014

Web Developer

The Web Developer works on programming tasks that support needs of the data coordinating center of clinical trial research. The applicant is expected to have a complete understanding of web-based applications and knowledge of databases.

Essential Functions

  • Work closely with business users to define functional and technical requirements
  • Create new applications and maintenance of existing code base
  • Documentation, development, testing, and debugging of programs
  • Relies on pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job

Requirements:

  • Programming skills for development of web applications using current technologies, experience using .Net Framework preferred
  • An understanding of databases, experience with Microsoft SQL Server preferred
  • Good organizational skills, attention to detail, and accurate execution of tasks
  • Effective collaboration with other staff
  • Relevant experience or a bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, engineering, or related fields

The Jaeb Center for Health Research, Inc. is a Tampa based company that coordinates medical studies and epidemiological research primarily in the areas of type 1 diabetes and eye disorders. Among our current major projects are a registry and biobank for people with type 1 diabetes, a network conducting studies on diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema, and a network researching eye disorders in children. Our studies are conducted at locations across the country using proprietary web-based applications and materials developed by our programming and database teams.

The Jaeb Center is located in North Tampa and offers competitive compensation, an excellent cafeteria style benefits plan, and a casual work environment.

Send resumes to: careers <at> jaeb <dot> org