Employment Opportunities

The Center for Innovative Public Health Research currently has openings for a Web Developer / System Administrator and a Field Intern.

Web Developer / System Administrator: The Web Developer / System Administrator is responsible for the creation and implementation of a wide variety of Web-based and server-side products using PHP, JavaScript and MySQL. This person will often integrate their own code into the existing code base while maintaining its original philosophy and design. They will implement and extend automation tools relating to data which must be processed and exported from one format and/or medium into another. They will also maintain our Linux dedicated server, which will involve installing, updating, and configuring software as well as ensuring the server’s continued security. The developer/administrator must be present at our office in San Clemente during working hours. The developer/administrator must be available 40 hours per week.

To take full advantage of this position, the knowledge, skill, and/or ability are desired:

Knowledge: The developer/administrator needs to be familiar with the integration of PHP/JavaScript with third party API’s and libraries, as well as be familiar with a cPanel / Linux / Apache server environment.

Skills: Object-Oriented PHP/MySQL Development JavaScript / jQuery / AJAX Mastery of Standards Compliant CSS/HTML5 Mobile-Responsive Web Development Skills Cross Browser HTML/CSS Compatibility Linux maintenance and security BASH scripting Both group and independent problem solving skills.

Additional skills that are preferred but not required: SMS Text Message Gateway Integration WordPress Integration / Customization Creative and Innovative problem solving skills Project Management / Scheduling

Abilities: Orientation to detail Clear communication skills and organization Work with individuals from diverse backgrounds Set priorities and to work comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. Organize, manage and execute responsibilities with minimal supervision.

Required experience: Web Development: 2 years; System Administration: 1 year

Compensation: $60,000.00 /year

Please send resume and optional cover letter to Hannah@innovativepublichealth.org

Field Intern: We are looking for a field intern to assist on a study focused on teen pregnancy prevention and sexual health for sexual minority adolescent girls. The field intern will be involved with our field activities for the randomized controlled trial, concentrating their efforts primarily on participant recruitment and enrollment. This includes reaching out to research participants via phone, text messaging, and social networking websites to engage them in our research studies. Additional activities will include: literature reviews, assisting with IRB protocol submissions, and other research support activities.

Applicants who have strong customer service skills, experience working with adolescents and/or LGBT people, and interest in LGBT health-related issues are highly preferred. 30-40 hours per week. Flexible hours.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: San Clemente, CA

Please send resume and cover letter to Tonya@innovativepublichealth.org