Sr. Web Developer

Job Posting Number: 13372

Information Technology
New York, NY
April 19, 2017
Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

MSK is seeking a Sr. Web Developer for our Department of Surgery Research and Development. The Sr. Web Developer Plans, analyzes, designs, develops, tests, implements and maintains web-based applications and databases for clinical, research and administrative needs. This position will also interface and integrate applications and/or databases with other institutional and departmental systems. Manage assigned project tasks and/or applications.

You Will:

  • Collaborate with users, project team and other stakeholders to understand application goals, requirements and constraints. Identifies appropriate environments, utilities, databases and tools
  • Define business requirements, functions and operations of intended applications or enhancements.
  • Design new web-based and database applications and specifies enhancements to existing systems to meet specific clinical, research and administrative needs (includes specifying requirements and enhancements for vendor systems)
  • Develop web-based application and database program according to specified design
  • Prepare sample data and scripts for testing applications.
  • Move all integrated system components into testing and quality assurance environments.
  • Demonstrate assigned projects or systems conform to requirements as specified, Performs unit, system, integration, regression and quality assurance testing on assigned projects
  • Resolve all reported bugs and issues
  • Produce functional, technical and training documentation of user requirements, use cases, objects, code and interfaces for assigned projects

You need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 4-7 years of experience
  • Master’s degree and 2-4 years of experience preferred
  • Experience in web-based application development (i.e. HTML/CSS/XML/Javascript/ASP.NET)
  • Experience and/or certification in at least one programming language (i.e. C# or Java)
  • Experience and/or certification with a database management system (i.e. Microsoft SQL Server)
  • Strong experience in database programming and solid SQL and T-SQL programming experience
  • Knowledge of best practices in computer science and raid software development


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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