The Fund for Public Health in New York City (FPHNYC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to the advancement of the health and well-being of all New Yorkers. To this end, in partnership with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), FPHNYC incubates innovative public health initiatives implemented by DOHMH to advance community health throughout the city. It facilitates partnerships, often new and unconventional, between government and the private sector to develop, test, and launch new initiatives. These collaborations speed the execution of demonstration projects, effect expansion of successful pilot programs, and support rapid implementation to meet the public health needs of individuals, families, and communities across New York City.
The New York City Department of Health (DOHMH) has received funding via the Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to conduct work to support the emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This position to work as a Data Analytics/Integration Developer is funded through June 2023. This position will work on-site to the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Gotham Center, 42-09 28th Street, Queens, NY 11101 with an option for remote work.
The Data Analytics/Integration Developer will be responsible for maintaining and expanding existing systems to share data used for surveillance and monitoring of social determinants of health, health behaviors, access to health care, and disease outcomes, including cases and rates of COVID-19.
The Data Analytics/Integration Developer will work with a Health Department team to:
- Update EpiQuery and the Community Health Profiles applications (upload data, trouble shoot, data check).
- Conduct quality assurance checks of EpiQuery and Community Health.
- Design, develop, document, and implement new functionality, as well as make enhancements, modifications, and corrections to the system.
- Streamline the process flow