Job Details

REDCap Database Application Specialist

Category: Research
Department: Research Administration - 738000
Position Type: Regular
Shift: Day Shift
Hours Per Week: Full time 40 hours per week
FT/PT/PD: Regular
Location: New England Baptist Hospital, 125 Parker Hill Ave, Boston, MA 02120

REDCap Application Specialist

Coordinates and manages the day-to-day activities related to the New England Baptist Hospital Orthopedic Registry. Ensures completion of patient-reported and clinical-reported health data via a web-based system.

  • Threshold Requirements
    • Experience with RStudio
      • Capable of writing/debugging R-functions, ggplot, dplyr, R-markdowns, Flexboards, and API calls
    • Experience as a REDCap administrator for v8.2 or higher
      • Experience building and managing REDCap projects
      • Experience with ETL as pertinent to data migration from csv files into REDCap
      • Experience with Automatic Survey Invitations (ASIs), longitudinal, repeated events, and REDCap surveys
      • Experience with LDAP and Table based users
  • Target Requirements
    • Experience following established protocols for data transformation and loading
    • Experience submitting and renewing IRB protocols
    • Capable of performing REDCap upgrades with minimum supervision
    • Familiar with REDCap’s API and API Playground
    • Comfortable with Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Software Requirements:
      • Comfortable developing using: HTML, PHP, JavaScript, PhpMyAdmin, and MySQL or similar.
    • B.S. in Computer Science or similar
  • Max Requirements:
    • M.S. in Computer Science or similar
    • Experience developing/maintaining REDCap’s hooks, plug-ins, or External Modules.
    • 3+ years of experience using the mentioned technologies
    • Experience using Confluence
    • Capable of training Research Fellows on Registry and REDCap duties.
    • Capable of distributing Registry and REDCap tasks among Research Fellows
    • Capable of designing and creating Registry’s Annual Report.