This program, administered by ORAU through its contract with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to manage the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), was established through an interagency agreement between DOE and CDC. Participants do not become employees of CDC, DOE, or the program administrator, and there are no employment-related benefits. Proof of health insurance is required for participation in this program. Health insurance can be obtained through ORISE.
The successful applicant(s) will be required to comply with Environmental, Safety, and Health (ES&H) requirements of the hosting facility, including but not limited to COVID-19 requirements (e.g., facial covering, physical distancing, testing, vaccination).
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Who is Eligible?
The qualified candidate should have received a bachelor’s or master’s degree in one of the relevant fields (e.g., Bioinformatics) or be currently pursuing one of the degrees with completion by September 30, 2022. The most recent degree must have been received in the past five years.
- Proficient in Linux
- Proficient in Bash and Python scripting
- Experience with package managers and compiling from source
- Use of project version control with git Public health informatics majors
- Understanding of generating computer algorithms for disease trends
- Informatics experience, including software applications for public health analysis.
- Background in information technology
- Communications skills and a desire to learn and grow
How to Apply?
Please visit our Program Website. After reading, if you have additional questions about the application process, please email ORISE.CDC.NCEZID@orau.org and include the reference code for this opportunity.
The participant will receive a monthly stipend commensurate with her educational level and experience.
The deadline for online submission of the application and supporting documents is September 30, 2022