Position Type: Full Time
Date Ad Posted: 04/05/2018
Job Region: Downtown Toronto
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Years Experience: 3+ years in Software Development
Status: 1 Year Full-Time Contract (renewable)
Salary: To Be Negotiated
The Centre for Global Health Research (CGHR – http://www.cghr.org/) is a non-profit and non-partisan organization associated with the University of Toronto and St Michael’s Hospital. CGHR’s mission is to lead high-quality public health research that advances global health for all, with particular attention to the world’s poorest populations. Its flagship project, the Million Death Study (MDS), is run in collaboration with the Government of India and documents causes of death across the country.
We are looking for a technical project manager/research coordinator to lead, manage, and implement all IT related aspects of our research, with emphasis on software development. Our software solutions aim at digitizing collection, coding, and analysis of epidemiological data. Candidates with 3+ years of experience and proven expertise are invited to apply.
The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating and engaging in all aspects of software development including programming, testing, quality assurance (QA), deployment, and documentation. In addition, the successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating with other stakeholders including researchers, biostatisticians, GIS analysts, and other administrators to ensure that software development initiatives fall in line with CGHR’s overall vision and mission. The successful candidate will spend 30% of their time on software development and 70% on management and coordination of research projects, including management of offshore developers. The successful candidate in this role will work closely with an interdisciplinary team.
Preferred qualifications are as follows:
Please submit a cover letter and CV to:
Centre for Global Health Research
St. Michael’s Hospital
30 Bond Street
Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8
Please quote “Senior Programmer/Technical Project Manager” in the subject line.
Deadline for applications: open until filled.
CGHR thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. CGHR has a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunity employer.