Senior Technical Consultant, Research Technology

Hillsboro, MISSOURI | 8 months
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Job Summary


Job Description

Category: Higher Education Consulting, Technology

Opportunity Type: Experienced

Country: United States

Office Locations: Hillsboro - OR

The Opportunity:

Our Research Enterprise Solutions team works with hospitals, universities, cancer centers and research institutions and helps these organizations improve every aspect of research administration performance through transformative change. As part of the Research Services team, you will work with leading physician/scientists, administrators, and other professionals connected to the healthcare, university and life sciences industries on a variety of projects in strategic planning, finance, operations, technology and compliance.

Our legacy is rooted in the industry – bringing an unmatched level of expertise and experience in higher education, healthcare, and academic medicine. Yet we challenge the status quo and empower our clients to think more deeply about the future. From vision to execution, we enable our clients to identify and realize unique opportunities to drive higher levels of performance and impact.

At Huron we provide flexible, scalable and configurable solutions to streamline workflow and relieve administrative burden to free up time for what matters most – the research mission.

Position Summary:

As a Senior Technical Consultant, you will play an integral role in the design, configuration and deployment of client applications. You will use your technology skills to implement web-based applications and collaborate with clients to leverage the latest industry and technology best practices. Our Senior Technical Consultants participate in the definition and development of the requirements and detailed design for the customer-specific application, allowing you to gain valuable, hands-on consulting experience while also helping to lead implementation teams.

You’ll be part of the Huron Higher Education team with opportunities to collaborate, learn and grow while impacting some of the most prestigious higher education and research institutions.

Let’s get to work – together.


- U.S. work authorization is required
- Huron requires a Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to this position or equivalent work experience.
- A minimum of 5 years of hands-on application development/programming experience in or using:
- Database technology and SQL/query design, preferably using Microsoft SQL Server.
- Programming (JavaScript, C++ or C#, Java)
- Source code control technology and process
- Web services using SOAP or REST technologies
- Experience leading implementation teams
- Willingness and ability to travel annually on a 20% basis; work extended hours as necessary

LOCATION: Hillsboro, OR

About Huron:

At Huron, we’re redefining what a consulting organization can be. We go beyond advice to deliver results that last. We inherit our client’s challenges as if they were our own. We help them transform for the future. We advocate. We make a difference. And we intelligently, passionately, relentlessly do great work…together.