Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

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Evolving Health Care through Information Technology

At Penn Medicine, Information Technology professionals are creating The Future of Medicine® by supporting our organization's tripartite mission of Patient Care, Teaching & Research. From campus expansions to new mobile apps to medical genomics, our teams are at the cutting edge of medicine. We are a world-class academic medical center and research institution where collaboration and innovation happen every day. Hospitals and Health Networks named us a "Most Wired" health system. Information Week has consistently recognized us as a leader in technology innovation.

Penn Medicine's support of world-class research activities targeted to providing cures and therapies to the many diseases that face humankind. As a top recipient of National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants, information technology has become critical to the support of these activities.

Application Process

  • Go to the Penn Medicine Careers page
  • Answer the «Are you currently employed by Penn Medicine?» question.
  • Enter one of the id numbers below in the «Search by Job ID» field.

Application Development

Associate Web Developer / Web Developer / Senior Web Developer PSOM (Perelman School of Medicine)

As a PMACS developer, you'll work closely with other PMACS team members to build web applications supporting the education, research and administrative missions of the Perelman School of Medicine. You will be working across multiple layers of the application stack with responsibility for everything from database object creation to the implementation of client-side behavior with JavaScript and HTML5. We're in the early stages of a transition to Ruby on Rails after having spent over a decade as a PHP shop, so you'll spend time in both environments. Read more about the Application Development in the Perelman School of Medicine.

  • Responsibilities:
    • Write code in JavaScript, PHP and Ruby
    • Work closely with your scrum team to plan and build scalable, maintainable web
    • Aid in planning future infrastructure requirements for the PMACS development team
  • Requirements:
    • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
    • Classroom or work experience with a modern relational database
    • Classroom or work experience with multi-tiered web application development (preferably a scripting language like Ruby or PHP)
  • Desired
    • Knowledge of academic environments and processes
    • Experience with Agile development methodologies
    • Experience with open source projects
Web Designer PSOM (Perelman School of Medicine) [Job ID: 80405]

As a PMACS web designer, you'll work closely with other team members to build websites supporting the education, research and administrative missions of the Perelman School of Medicine.  Read more about the Web Design Team in the Perelman School of Medicine. [Learn more about this position or apply]


For more information, see the Penn Medicine Information Services Careers page.

Penn Medicine Academic Computing Services (PMACS) at the Perelman School of Medicine

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