The Bioinformatics Research Scientist in the Computational Biology Department takes a lead role in data analysis, data visualization, statistical analysis, experimental design and database development. Provides bioinformatics analysis for interdepartmental investigators and communicates and discusses with investigators on analytical process and results. Develops and participates in Computational Biology Department’s independent research project. Actively participates in preparing and submitting manuscripts for publication. Contributes ideas to automate or improve existing analysis methods. May act as a project manager of designated research computing applications. Provides project oversight, scientific advice, programming support or other necessary input to achieve established objectives. Ensures that efficient and prompt help is provided to the SJCRH investigators. (MJP)
PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics,
Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics,
or related field plus three (3) years of postdoctoral and/or job experience in Computational Biology or Bioinformatics research required.
Analytical experience in sequencing data, microarrays, SNPs, proteomics data or biological pathways.
Experience with programming languages such as Perl, C, C++, SQL, PHP, or Java required.
Experience in development of algorithms, statistical methods or scientific software is preferred.
OTHER CREDENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
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