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Under direct supervision uses project management concepts. Applies campus and NIH policies and procedures to resolve routine issues. Works on technical project management activities of limited scope. Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained.
Under direction of the Metabolomics Data Repository and Coordinating Center (DRCC), the incumbent will serve as a Coordinator and as the technical expert responsible for developing the Metabolomics Workbench which populates data from large and medium scale metabolomics studies and develops tools and resources for the national community. Coordination and communication between the DRCC and the Regional Comprehensive Metabolomics Resource Cores (RCMRCs) as well as other funded metabolomics projects will be a part of this position.
This individual will serve as point of contact for data deposition outside the RCMRCs, including outreach to other Metabolomics Program components and the broader metabolomics community and will provide direction as project leader to other EC Working Groups – e.g. include, Identification of new tasks, progress on current tasks, and capture and dissemination of outcomes, e.g. best practices. This individual will also develop workbench website oversight and implementation of process improvement/enhancements.
This position is very important for the NIH funded Common Funds Metabolomics initiative, since the incumbent will be responsible for broad coordination between NIH, Common Funds Cores and individual projects and the scientific community.
Experience with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), metadata standards and taxonomies, metadata management tools, query languages, data warehousing and data mining technologies.
A Bachelor's Degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong background in biochemistry and data sciences.
Must possess basic knowledge of project management principles, theories, and concepts.
Demonstrated software repository skills. Knowledge of secure software development.
Demonstrated ability to code software of high complexity/derive algorithms on technical platforms.
Proven ability to engage in performance/integration testing, business and technical analysis, data analysis and data modeling of high complexity.
Proven ability to understand functional needs and how systems can support those needs.Demonstrated ability to develop conversion and system implementation plans.
Demonstrated ability in identification and use of code libraries and open-source forums.
Ability to assess campus, medical center or Office of the President needs for information technology products and design services to meet those needs.
Ability to work with NIH Program Staff responsible for Common Funds Metabolomics Activities.
Job offer is contingent upon a satisfactory clearance based on background check results.