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Job Code: 0807
Job Level: 08
Revised Date: 04/24/2015
Job Family: JF 16

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Occupational Summary

To perform the full range of ophthalmic measurement tests

Work Performed

Grade OCT images according to OCT Reading Center protocols

Provide feedback to the Senior Technical Analyst, Project Manager and study sites regarding the quality of images submitted.

Help to certify study site OCT technicians.

Perform OCT technician evaluations and prepare OCT technician evaluation reports.

Help to develop and implement policies and procedures as needed.

Assist with standard operating procedure updates as needed.

Help the Senior Technical Analyst to develop and maintain electronic grading systems.

Enhance and implement the OCT Reading Center at Duke Data Transmission Site (DTS), and train site technicians.

Keep abreast of new developments and techniques in the field and recommend modifications to existing systems as necessary to improve quality and efficiency; and to adapt to specific requirements for clinical and research activities.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Required Qualifications at this Level


Work requires a Bachelor degree in Biology, Chemistry or other related science (or equivalent) degree.


Computer literacy is essential, although specific familiarity with OCT is not required. The individual should enjoy interacting with others, like to troubleshoot problems, and be willing to accept new challenges.



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