Research Database Manager

  • UCLA Health
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Jan 13, 2023
Full time

Job Description


The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior is seeking to hire a full-time Research Database Manager to join the Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics. Our program of research is aimed at developing a databank and biobank, including DNA samples and both phenotypic and genotypic data, from Latin America. Primary duties include:

  • Build and maintain existing and novel research database based on EMR data
  • Assist the international team in running the de-identification pipeline and perform data upload to AWS or other cloud-base servers
  • Performa data downloads through existing online research databases, provide data summary reports and perform basic quality control steps
  • Assist in REDCap project creation and maintenance to support all phases of the research programs
  • Maintain and monitor UNIX server
  • Other duties as assigned

Salary range: $22.94-$36.54 Hourly


B.S. or M.S. Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline
Strong programming background in R or Python, UNIX, shell scripting
Previous experience in research or health care settings
Ability to prioritize and complete in a timely way work on multiple projects with competing requirements
object-oriented programming such as C++ or Java
knowledge of database management techniques and relational databases
experience with Amazon Web Services or related cloud-based servers

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.