Title:  IT Project Management Associate

Division:  Human Genome Sequencing Center
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $70,100 -$96,737
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  13251


The HGSC Clinical Informatics (HGSC-CL) team is looking for an IT Project Manager to oversee the execution of multiple high-throughput clinical sequencing projects. Our center is involved in multiple large, NIH-funded, next-generation sequencing (NGS) initiatives, with partners around the United States. As part of that work, we need to develop and operate systems that analyze that data and allow our collaborators to access it. As a member of the HGSC Clinical Informatics team, you will directly contribute to the HGSC's pioneering work in Mendelian genomics and multiple NIH Precision Medicine initiatives. The HGSC-CL informatics team focuses on the center's growing list of clinical projects and partnerships. The many well-defined and funded HGSC projects offer our talented staff the freedom to innovate and the satisfaction of delivering actionable results. 

Job Duties

Manages Clinical Informatics projects

  • Creates project plans and tracking development of engineering components; leading 3 times a week team meetings and overseeing daily tasks of technical personnel.
  • Develops and maintains appropriate procedures to track and manage the systems development life cycle.
  • Ensures implementation of engineering components by developing testing plans for each new release and taking the lead in testing in the staging and production environments.
  • Oversees the sample tracking system, a database which collects sample state information from across the center. Uses this data to identify any systematic problems in data production as well as build a sample tracker dashboard through AWS Quicksight.
  • Analyzes data collected by sample tracker to perform root-cause analyses.
  • Works with a relevant team and directors to identify and implement solutions.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree. Four years of relevant experience may substitute for degree requirement. 
  • Two years of relevant experience.



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