Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research

SharePoint Developer

Frederick, MD, USA
Aug 28, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Within Leidos Biomedical Research Inc., the Clinical Monitoring Research Program Directorate (CMRPD) provides high-quality comprehensive and strategic operational support to the high-profile domestic and international clinical research initiatives of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Clinical Center (CC), National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), and the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). Since its inception in 2001, CMRPD's ability to provide rapid responses, high-quality solutions, and to recruit and retain experts with a variety of backgrounds to meet the growing research portfolios of NCI, NIAID, CC, NHLBI, NIAMS, NCATS, NINDS, and NIMH has led to the considerable expansion of the program and its repertoire of support services. CMRPD's support services are strategically aligned with the program's mission to provide comprehensive, dedicated support to assist National Institutes of Health (NIH) researchers in providing the highest quality of clinical research in compliance with applicable regulations and guidelines, maintaining data integrity, and protecting human subjects. For the scientific advancement of clinical research, CMRPD services include comprehensive clinical trials monitoring, regulatory, pharmacovigilance, protocol navigation and development, and programmatic and project management support for facilitating the conduct of 400+ Phase I, II, and III domestic and international trials on a yearly basis. These trials investigate the prevention, diagnosis, treatment of, and therapies for cancer, influenza, HIV, and other infectious diseases and viruses such as hepatitis C, tuberculosis, malaria, and Ebola virus; heart, lung, and blood diseases and conditions; parasitic infections; rheumatic and inflammatory diseases; and rare and neglected diseases. CMRPD's collaborative approach to clinical research and the expertise and dedication of staff to the continuation and success of the program's mission has contributed to improving the overall standards of public health on a global scale.

The Clinical Monitoring Research Program Directorate (CMRPD) provides direct Information Technology (IT) support services for clinical trials management to the NIAID Division of Clinical Research (DCR) and the Office of Clinical Research Policy and Regulatory Operations (OCRPRO).


  • Designs, develops, implements, maintains and supports applications, databases and collaboration tools
  • Develops and maintains applications throughout the software development lifecycle from conceptual design to product phase-out
  • Organizes and leads stakeholder meetings to evaluate programmatic needs and rapidly transform commercial off-the-shelf or open source products into operational platforms
  • Utilizes industry standard methods to document user and functional requirements, conduct feasability assessments, evaluate integration methods, develop functional models, perform system testing, and release and manage production systems
  • Responsible for assessing and improving systems efficiency, accessibility and connectivity regardless of source, format, location or resource availability
  • Ensures the integrity of all system data
  • Performs work and data flow analysis and utilizes in-house and/or commercial off-the-shelf software to develop solutions
  • Evaluates and develops methods to integrate new and existing systems
  • Provides training and guidance to program staff on the use of custom applications
  • Authors test cases, system documentation, operational guides and related materials
  • This position is located in Frederick, Maryland



  • Possession of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Biomedical Science or a related field from an accredited college or university according to the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education)
  • Foreign degrees must be evaluated for U.S. equivalency
  • In addition to education requirements, a minimum of five (5) years related experience in developing, constructing, and managing Microsoft® SharePoint sites or developing applications using relational database management systems (SQL)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in one or more higher-level computer languages
  • Capable of independently identifying and resolving complex problems
  • Excellent communication skills including technical writing experience and ability to interface at a technical level with research, clinical, administrative, and information technology staff
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Broad range of knowledge of information systems, technical infrastructure, and ability to innovatively and independently fulfill project requirements
  • Strong organization skills with ability to effectively handle varying workloads
  • May be responsible for supervising staff
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance




  • Experience with installing, configuring, upgrading and maintaining SharePoint 2016 systems
  • Experience administering and securing SharePoint 2016 sites and sub-sites
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft SQL Server, PowerShell and JavaScript
  • Experience in web development (ASP.NET, C#)
  • Experience using SharePoint Designer
  • Ability to lead and independently perform all aspects of software systems implementation from concept to deployment


Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) | Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) | Drug Free Workplace (DFW)