: Responsible for the application of existing data analysis techniques to cytogenetic and CNV and SNP array data; development of novel statistical approaches for analyzing data; interaction with research and product development teams for collecting information and providing results; and working with large complex data sets. Provide analytical support for internal product research and development efforts. Must be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Education: PhD or foreign equivalent in Biology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Statistics, Computer Science or a related field.
Experience: 2 years of experience as post doctor researcher, research assistant, scientist or related occupation.
Requirements : Must have hands-on experience with development and application of data analysis in the field of molecular biology or genomics, microarray analysis and programming. Advanced skills in Perl, SQL and proficiency in Linux/Unix and cluster computing are essential. Experience with statistical data analysis software (such as R, SAS/JMP or Matlab) are essential. Working experience with large volume bioinformatics data is a must. Experience in analysis of microarray data and other genomic technologies are essential. Experience with cancer biology or oncology is a must.
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