ASHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds.
ASHG is a dynamic professional community of human genetics researchers, clinicians, and other specialists who work at the leading edge of discovery, generating new genetic knowledge and translating it rapidly to improve human health and well-being. A non-profit founded in 1948, ASHG has nearly 8,000 members worldwide; hosts as many as 9,000 attendees annually at the world’s largest genetics and genomics meeting; publishes one of the field’s most respected journals; and undertakes a growing array of public outreach, education, policy, and advocacy programs throughout the year. ASHG offices are in Rockville, Maryland, near White Flint Metro in a new office space with free parking, on-site fitness facility, and cafe. We offer a work environment with a great mission, collegial team, and professional trust and respect. We offer a competitive salaries and excellent benefits. ASHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please see our current openings below.
Business Application/IT Manager
American Society of Human Genetics seeks a skilled, team-oriented and entrepreneurial colleague to be its new Business Application & IT Manager. This newly created position will work closely with ASHG staff and outside consultants to support and coordinate a range of off-the-shelf technology and data platforms used by various departments; ensure the strategic selection and adoption of new applications; manage the IT resource inventory; and optimize the use and integrity of data through effective storage, management, and reporting. The position will also guide small/medium technology projects, documenting business requirements, developing training materials and conducting UAT. As an effective and collaborative liaison between business and technology, the successful candidate is expected to have experience with a range of IT and database management responsibilities as well as key skills of creative problem solving, clear communication and attention to detail.
Internship opportunities for summer 2019 are closed. Please check back for future opportunities.