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Bioinformatics Specialist - Matsen Lab

Seattle, WA

The Matsen research group at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, WA develops and applies methods to learn about evolution and immunology from molecular sequence data. This position will be to develop software in collaboration with the team to answer hard biological questions.They are seeking a Bioinformatics Specialist to join the team. This includes working with the team and... collaborators to extract biological knowledge from high-throughput data sets designing and implementing software packages to fill unmet needs in computational biology developing pipelines for reproducible large-scale processing contributing to writing papers. EnvironmentThe Matsen group provides an environment where you can work on interesting problems of real relevance to human health and our understanding of the host/pathogen interface.This is an environment that offers independence and ownership, that aligns your work with your interests and personal goals, that values clean code and elegant solutions, and that is highly collaborative between postdocs, PhD students, interns, programmers, and collaborators.The Center is housed in a lovely campus on Lake Union a short walk from downtown, and a slightly longer walk from the University of Washington. The Matsen group is in the newly-remodeled Steam Plant building overlooking the lake. We believe that science is for everyone. We have had researchers with a variety of backgrounds and believe in the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion.Please read our expectations of group members. By applying for this position, we expect that you will fulfill these expectations. We enthusiastically solicit feedback on these expectations or requests for clarification.QualificationsBachelor’s degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, or a related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.Essential SkillsWe are looking for someone who has: demonstrated coding ability in Python if from a biological background: knowledge of genomics if from a math/stat/CS background: knowledge of the data science Python stack and/or pipeline/workflow automation a desire to produce clean (clear, factored, and tested) code the motivation to learn new topics and improve their craft an ability to work in a team and communicate an ability to find solutions independently interest in the group’s research and is excited to contribute Additional Helpful Skills experience developing in a Linux environment background in statistics experience with a modern git-based workflow Application InstructionsIf you are interested in this position, please submit the following materials (preferably as one PDF): A CV summarizing your education and work experience so far. The names, phone numbers, and email addresses of two references. A code sample showing work that you are proud of. The code sample need not be elaborate, but should demonstrate what you consider to be clean code. This is an important part of the interview because we value code quality, and we hope you do as well. Ideally, it would be publicly accessible (e.g. on GitHub), but if that’s not possible, a zipped attachment is fine too. Physical Requirements: Remaining in a normal seated or standing position for extended periods of time; reaching and grasping by extending hand(s) or arm(s); dexterity to manipulate objects with fingers, for example using a keyboard; communication skills using the spoken word; ability to see and hear within normal parameters; ability to move about workspace. The position requires mobility, including the ability to move materials weighing up to several pounds (such as a laptop computer or tablet). Persons with disabilities may be able to perform the essential duties of this position with reasonable accommodation. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be evaluated on an individual basis. Please Note: This job description sets forth the job’s principal duties, responsibilities, and requirements; it should not be construed as an exhaustive statement, however. Unless they begin with the word “may,” the Essential Duties and Responsibilities described above are “essential functions” of the job, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act

Postdoctoral Fellow in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics...

Wellesley, MA

Please review the details for the position before applying for the opening. If you are an internal employee, please apply through the internal portal on Workday. You should have your completed resume/cv and cover letter ready to upload. You should upload both documents on the third page (the required section is named resume/cv – this is also where you should upload your cover letter). These... documents should either be in a PDF format (.pdf) or a Word document (.doc) format. Job Posting Title Postdoctoral Fellow in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Statistics, Biostatistics or a related field Job Description Summary Admin Exempt Job Description Position Summary This position is for research in the microbial ecology will encompass projects entailing analysis of microbiome samples (shotgun metagenomics and metabolomics) and linking them to human genome datasets, pre- and post- natal environmental exposures, children cognitive development, behavioral and nutritional assessments. While the focus of the position will be to explore how gut microbiomes mediate the relationship between environment and cognition and development in a large (n ≈ 600 ), longitudinal, and well-characterized pediatric cohort, candidates are also encouraged to propose research topics of their own related to the project and the candidate’s research interests. This is a full-time, 12 month position funded by a Wellcome Trust-funded project and the NIH-funded project. Primary Position Responsibilities The focus of the position will be to explore how gut microbiomes mediate the relationship between environment and brain cognition and development in well-characterized pediatric cohorts from the US, Malawi, and South Africa. The projects allow for developing ideas and analyses specific to the applicant’s research interests. The responsibilities will include: • database management • interactions with other members on the team In addition to having a pH.D. or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Biology, Bioinformatics, Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field, requirements for the position are: • Experience with analysis of amplicon and shotgun metagenomics datasets • Proficiency in programming for biological data analysis (julia, python, R) • Strong writing and communication skills Additional desired qualifications: • Experience with version control for code (eg git) and data • Knowledge in database management of structured and unstructured data • Experience in network analysis • Experience in machine learning • Self-motivated and able to work in a team with minimal supervision Supervisor Responsibilities • co-mentoring of students Education Required • A Ph.D. (or equivalent experience) in a relevant discipline is required. Experience Required • At least one year of a postdoctoral experience is expected. Skills and Abilities Required In addition to having a Ph.D. or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Biology, Bioinformatics, Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field, requirements for the position are: • Experience with analysis of amplicon and shotgun metagenomics datasets • Proficiency in programming for biological data analysis (R, Python, Linux) • Strong writing and communication skills Additional desired qualifications: • Comfortable working with Git • Knowledge in database management of structure and unstructured data • Experience in network analysis • Experience in machine learning • Self-motivated and able to work in a team with minimal supervision All employees hired after August 2, 2021 are required to upload proof of vaccination against COVID-19, subject to approved medical or religious exemptions or disability accommodations Worker Sub-Type Fixed Term (Fixed Term) Time Type Full time EEO Statement At Wellesley, we embrace and honor difference and diversity. We believe the best ideas—the best solutions—draw on a range of voices, perspectives, and experiences. As a college, and as a community, we are dedicated to assuring that all members for the Wellesley community have an equal opportunity to flourish. Wellesley College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Wellesley College and all its subcontractors shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60–1.4(a), 60–300.5(a) and 60–741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that Wellesley College and all of its subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply

Bioinformatics Research Scientist (Bioinformatician II-III)

Seattle, WA

Overview Combatting Immune Disease Through Systems Analysis. Come join our team and help fight immune diseases. We need individuals to apply cutting edge big data approaches to study of the human immune system. We believe that understanding how the immune system is broken in diseases like cancer and autoimmunity will lead to better patient care. We are looking for highly motivated and creative... individuals who enjoy working in a multidisciplinary team-oriented environment to use Systems Biology approaches to help discover new mechanisms, biomarkers, and therapies for immune diseases. Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason (BRI) is an internationally recognized medical research institute committed to finding a cure for autoimmune and immune-mediated diseases, through a combination of basic and translational research programs. This means you can contribute to scientific advances that have a direct impact on people afflicted with these diseases, including type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, allergies, and asthma. BRI research leadership has identified Bioinformatics as a key enabling technology, so there is broad and strong support for the analysis, and visualization of research data. Responsibilities: The Bioinformatics Group in the Center for Systems Immunology is seeking Postdoctoral Fellows. These individuals will drive project teams performing RNA-seq profiling (single cell and bulk), and/or cytometric studies (flow and mass) of immune cells in autoimmune disease and cancer. The Bioinformatics Group is broadly engaged in basic and applied studies using complex systems theory, high throughput techniques as well as mathematical and computational tools to understand the functioning of the immune system in health and disease. The group works closely with informaticians and immunologists in many groups at BRI, resulting in a rich environment for quantitative, computational, and laboratory collaborations in immune disease research. Opportunities for training, conference attendance and publication are available. Qualifications: Ph.D. preferred in bioinformatics, biostatistics, or life science, with a strong understanding of biology and bioinformatics. Bioinformatician II: Ph.D: in bioinformatics, biostatistics, or other life science with a strong understanding of the principals of bioinformatics, and 3 or more years related experience; alternatively an M.S. in the above listed fields and 6 or more years experience. Bioinformatician III: Ph.D: in bioinformatics, biostatistics, or other life science with a strong understanding of the principals of bioinformatics, proven ability to develop new methodology when needed, and 6 or more years related experience; alternatively an M.S. in the above listed fields and 9 or more years experience. Knowledge of modern experimental biological science. Fundamental understanding of the application of statistics to scientific data. Experience with statistical tools (R, SAS, Matlab) and/or scripting or higher-level programming languages (Shell, Python, Perl, Java). Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason (BRI) has a bold mission: Predict, prevent, reverse and cure immune system diseases, from autoimmune disease to cancer to COVID-19. We examine the immune system in both health and disease to understand how disorders start and how to rebalance the immune system back to health. Equipped with innovative tools and robust biorepositories, our team chips away at the biggest mysteries behind these conditions to work toward our vision of a healthy immune system for all. As an independent non-profit organization within Virginia Mason Franciscan Health, we collaborate with clinicians to accelerate the path from innovative lab discoveries to life-changing patient care. At BRI, each role is valued and an important contributor to the vision and mission. BRI is committed to a safe, caring and diverse workplace; as well as to taking action to further our commitments to foster inclusion, equity and belonging so employees feel comfortable bringing their full selves to work. Consider making a difference, join our team. Because together, we are Powering Possibility. Visit or follow BRI’s Autoimmune Life Blog, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter to learn more. Visit to apply for this position. We strongly support and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds including race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status

Senior Bioinformatics Engineer

San Francisco, CA

OUR TEAM The Kinship B2B Engineering teams create APIs and applications that enable pet parents to provide the best care and life for their pets. Whether you are working on the world’s largest canine DNA platform, the premier experience for finding and scheduling pet care services or one of the many solutions in our product portfolio, your ideas, design and code will make a real difference in... the growing field of pet care technology. This is an exciting time to join Kinship as we scale out our products and create the pet care platform of the future. We are looking for a strong Bioinformatics Engineer to play a critical role in our technology organization and partner closely with our R&D, business, product and engineering teams to design, build, manage and scale the capabilities that power our pet DNA platform. This role is focused on creating the key services, tools and processes to enable the success of our internal partners and provide reliable and timely data to power valuable insights for our customers. HOW YOU’LL HELP EVERYONE PET PARENT LIKE A PRO • Work closely with our computational biology and population genetics scientists to create a robust, highly performant and extensible DNA pipeline to drive our science and innovation forward • Identify and utilize the best tools and methods to analyze large genetic datasets • Create and Implement operational best practices for our production DNA services • Design, Build, maintain, and scale research databases and services that integrate data from heterogeneous sources and enables efficient reporting and analysis • Serve as liaison with members of the Engineering, IT, and Bioinformatics R&D teams and be the company’s domain expert in and advocate for research infrastructure • Collaborate across Product, Engineering, and R&D to define product and technical requirements THE PRO WE’RE LOOKING FOR As Kinship people, we have three pillars that set out how we aim to be--in our everyday work, and in how we approach each other. We call these our Cultural Pillars. In all of the roles that we hire for, we look for people who are Optimistic, Purposefully Inquisitive, and Open to All. And for this role, you’ll need these skills to knock it out of the dog park: LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES: • You Have Courage: a willingness to bring forth a new idea, engaging others across Kinship to support you, and taking risks and action with full accountability. • You Learn at Pace: a consistent and fast work ethic to meet growth goals, and the ability to evolve and pivot quickly from what you’ve learned. • You Value Difference: a genuine belief in inclusion and diversity is in your DNA, and it shows up in your work, and how you work. • You are a pragmatic thinker and outcome driven collaborator. • You are a coach and value the importance of mentoring junior engineers. • You are able to go technically deep as well as cover a wide range of shared engineering capabilities. TECHNICAL SKILLS: • Strong development skills with standard bioinformatics tools (e.g., Python, R) • Experience with SQL, relational databases, graph databases • Deep understanding of cloud computing and appetite to stay up-to-date on innovation in the space • DevOps experience creating and managing scalable APIs (CI/CD, Docker, K8s) • Extensive experience in writing robust code in a shared development environment • Experience in deploying internally developed tools in a production environment • Curiosity to collaborate across cultures, flexibility to work across time zones • Excellent communication skills and experience with translating highly technical projects to colleagues If you also had these experiences, you’d knock it out of the dog park: • Masters or Ph.D. in Population Genetics, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology or a related field • Hands on experience working with large genomics datasets

Senior Scientist, Bioinformatics - REMOTE

San Jose, CA

Job Description Summary Job Description... Be part of something bigger! BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. Spend your day on things that matter. Work closely with a team of molecular biologists, immunologists, and other bioinformatic scientists in the exciting field of single-cell genomics and proteomics. Develop and deploy assay design pipelines to support our BD Rhapsody™ and BD™ AbSeq products. These complex pipelines are the tools that enable cutting edge research into areas like cancer and immune profiling, cell therapy, and stem cell biology. Success requires a firm grounding in software engineering, data analytics, ability to work successfully in teams, and a strong focus on making our customers successful. Duties and Responsibilities: • Develop, test, deploy, automate, and support primer design pipelines • Give to end user applications that support visualization and statistical analysis • Troubleshoot problems, address issues, and answer questions from internal users, collaborators, and customers • Deploy computationally efficient cloud-based technologies to maximize pipeline efficiency • Interact with a cross-functional team of data scientists, engineers, and biologists to determine requirements and functionality Education and Skills: • PhD degree in bioinformatics, molecular biology, or related field • Python programming and data analysis • Experience implementing pipelines and analyzing NGS data • Team-oriented • Strong written and verbal communication • Able to prioritize and deliver results with a high emphasis on quality, technical rigor, and attention to detail Preferred Experience: • Experience with multiplex primer design • Experience with advanced RNA or protein expression data, including single-cell • Experience with common biological sequence databases and formats • Experience with cloud computing • Experience with any of the following: Common Workflow Language (CWL), Seven Bridge Click on Apply if this sounds like you! Why join us? A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day. You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates. To learn more about BD visit Employment at BD is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are or will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law. Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status #LI-PRO Primary Work Location USA CA - San Jose Additional Locations Work Shift

Bioinformatics Research Scientist

Memphis, TN

Overview The department of Pathology is seeking a highly motivated Bioinformatics Research Scientist to lead projects to dissect the underlying mechanisms for an uncommon but clinically important pediatric brain tumor called ependymoma. Dealing with large numbers of genomic and epigenomic datasets, including DNA methylation profiling, gene expression profiling and ChipSeq, you will be working... with scientists from the lab of Dr. David Ellison. Candidates with a strong background in bioinformatics, computational biology, and cancer genomics are highly encouraged to apply for this position. You will not only be manipulating the data, but also visualizing data for presentations and publications. This role provides an exciting opportunity to solve challenging, but highly relevant, scientific questions with new methodologies such as ATAC-Seq, whole-genome bi-sulfite sequencing and single cell RNA-seq. In this role, you will become an expert in both genomics and functional genomics by working in a highly collaborative environment. Specific responsibilities may involve developing and evaluating analytic tools and, through collaborative initiatives, machine-learning approaches for genomic analysis, communicating with our partners and users, project management, and manuscript preparation. You will work closely with members of our Center for Applied Bioinformatics, giving you access to high performance computing clusters, a cloud computing environment, innovative visualization tools, highly automated analytical pipelines and mentoring from scientists with deep experience in data analysis, data management and delivery of high-quality results. Take the first step to join our team by applying now! Minimum Education Bachelor’s degree is required Minimum Experience Seven (7) years of relevant post-degree work experience is required Five (5) years of relevant post-degree work experience is required with a Master’s degree Two (2) years of relevant post-degree work experience is required with a PhD Other Information COVID-19 vaccine: As of September 10, 2021, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment. St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer No Search Firms: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. Please do not call or email. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee or other representative at St. Jude via email, the internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place and approved by HR will result in no fee being paid in the event the candidate is hired by St. Jude. Apply for this position now

Scientist I/II, Bioinformatics/Computational Biology

Boston, MA

Summary Ikena offers an exciting new opportunity to join our team as a highly creative, diversely experienced, and self-motivated bioinformatics/computational scientist. You will be part of an innovative, scientifically driven, and fast paced team focused on developing breakthrough cancer therapies. You will take responsibility for computational aspects of drug discovery and development by working closely with discovery and translational scientists. Your Role You will develop and maintain analytical and data visualization pipelines for analysis of genomics, epigenomics, transcriptomics, and pharmacological data across a broad range of human cancers Collaborate with biology and translational teams to design and execute data analysis to support project needs Integrate and analyze multi-dimensional data from proprietary and publicly available datasets to support new target evaluation, biomarker discovery, indication selection, and patient stratification Critically analyze results, detect... relevant data associations, and prepare reports in the form of presentations for project teams Manage and execute multiple projects across matrixed teams; work with leadership to meet short timelines while maintaining scientific rigor Explore, implement, and master new technologies, computational tools, and best practices for data analysis and data management Additional duties and responsibilities as required Your Background You will have a PhD in bioinformatics, computational biology, or data science related fields with 3+ years of experience in academia or industry Experienced in NGS and omics data analysis, with a focus on RNA- and DNA-seq Deep knowledge of public genomic, transcriptomic databases and tools (e.g., TCGA, ICGC, cBioportal, DepMap, GEO, GTEx, ENSEMBL) Experience with AWS environment preferred Fluency programming in R or Python Good understanding of the genetic and molecular mechanisms of cancer Excellent data management and analytical skills Ability to derive insights from complex multi-dimensional biological data including bulk and single cell RNAseq, somatic mutation, and copy number alteration data, biological networks, and pathways Significant experience applying statistics to the analysis of large datasets Familiarity with machine learning techniques Demonstrated ability to multitask and excellent time management and presentation skills

Director of Computational Biologist AI platform

Dallas, TX

Our client is seeking a talented and highly motivated computational biologist and bioinformatics leader to build and enhance our drug positioning AI platform that can predict drug response, therapeutic benefit, and survival outcome of cancer patients, and generate biomarkers for specific cancer types & drug candidate of interest. Candidates must have a passion for solving world problems in cancer treatment using bioinformatics and computer science with involvement in optimizing our core bioinformatics workflows, computational algorithms, and AI-based algorithms to improve their level of robustness and effectiveness, and efficiency.• Leveraging cutting-edge Machine Learning technology to develop clinically relevant AI platforms for discovery of drug-tumor-specific biomarkers • Designing biologically meaningful optimization and validation strategies to assess the applicability and relevance of the set of biomarkers • Applying biomarkers to larger data sets and developing optimal... approaches for patient stratification • Incorporating multi-omics (RNAseq, NGS, proteomics, mutation, methylation) data into the current workflow to strengthen the platform • Integrating systems biology and statistical analysis to identify druggable tumor signaling pathways • Assisting the data scientists to apply Machine Learning/Deep Learning algorithms on biological data • Identifying institutions/companies to collaborate with and get data access • Processing, analyzing, and interpreting high volumes of data for the development and validation of methods • Collaborating with other informatics scientists, academic experts, and statisticians around data analysis methods and solutions for automated workflows and database creation • Implementing, executing, and documenting bioinformatics pipelines and workflows • Publishing scientific papers and posters and presenting the platform and its findings effectively in conferences/meetings • Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computational Biology, Computer Science or other related fields with 5 to 8 years of experience or master’s degree with 8 to 10 years of relevant experience • At least 4 years of experience in scripting languages like R, Perl & Python • Solid understanding and 4+ years of hands-on experience with statistics, data mining, machine learning, and statistical data modeling techniques • Familiarity with fundamental concepts in molecular biology, chemical biology, statistics, and bioinformatics • Acquiring a broad knowledge of multiple sectors in the life sciences and NGS technology • Experience using NGS data for one of the following: biomarker discovery, drug target identification, large cohort analysis, patient stratification. • Demonstrating technical and thought leadership and ability to influence and guide the work of others. • Prior experience in building a bioinformatics platform highly desired. • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with • strong written and verbal presentation • Background in oncology or clinical experience • Familiarity with raw NGS data processing is highly preferred. • Knowledge and experience of online bioinformatics analysis tools & software’s • Experience working with cloud computing. • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment. The client is willing to provide relocation assistance

Bioinformatics Analyst II

Houston, TX

Summary Dr. Fazal is seeking a Bioinformatics Analyst II to develop and apply genomic analysis tools to identify cis- and trans- factors associated with RNA localization. The Fazal lab is a young laboratory focusing on systematically interrogating the subcellular transcriptomes of mammalian cells and characterizing the scope, regulation, and function of subcellular localization, particularly at the systems and organismal level. We use a variety of biochemical, biophysical, imaging, genomic and computational approaches to investigate the sequence-function relationship dictating RNA localization. Recent relevant publications from the principal investigator include: – Atlas of Subcellular RNA Localization Revealed by APEX-seq. Cell 2019 – RNA Structure Maps Across Mammalian Cellular Compartments. NSMB 2019 – RNA-GPS Predicts SARS-CoV-2 RNA Residency to Host Mitochondria and Nucleolus. Cell Systems 2020 – Subcellular Spatial Transcriptomes: Emerging Frontier for Understanding Gene... Regulation. CSHL Symposia of Quantitative Biology 2019 Visit the BCM website ( for more information about our lab. Job Duties Under the general direction of the principal investigator, this position will be responsible for the following: – Running and validating RNA-seq/CLIP-seq pipelines. – Downloading and analyzing publicly-available genomic datasets. – Writing custom scripts to perform desired tasks. – Reviewing existing variation and proposing improvements. – Testing bioinformatics tools and providing feedback. – Using various computational analyses and biological interpretation of results to review existing data and propose improvements. – Collaborating with postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to define software and analysis requirements and implement desired specifications. – Executing analysis using existing software tools. – Designing and coding new systems and/or modifications as needed. – Tracking project data and report analysis results. – Communicating effectively with team members in both computational and experimental biology areas. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Genetics, Biology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, or a related field. One years of relevant experience. Preferred Qualifications M.S. or Ph.D. in Biology. Experience with analysis of next-generation sequencing (NGS) data, including read quality assessment, mapping to genomic sequence, and quantification of mapped reads. – Strong verbal and written communication skills. – Strong organizational skills, prioritization skills, time management skills, and attention to detail. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer

Field Bioinformatics Specialist

Dallas, TX (+7 others)

The Field Bioinformatics Support Specialist will serve to support customers in North America. You will be responsible for supporting and maintaining the utilization of Bio-Rad's portfolio of single-cell technology through bioinformatics support analyzing data. This is a specialized role within the Digital Biology Group and is fundamental for the growth of new and advanced technology (instruments and applications). This role is highly technical and will serve as a liaison between customers, sales, product marketing & development, and the market development group. As new products are released, the Field Support Specialist team will be instrumental in creating and cultivating market adoption through strategic support efforts. Responsibilities • As the Field Bioinformatics Support Specialist, you will be a critical liaison between Bio-Rad and our customers, providing pre- and post-sale bioinformatic & application support on our single-cell technology portfolio specifically focused on... supporting bioinformatic analysis needs. • You will work cross-functionally with other Field Application Specialists in North America. • You will have support reach into other global geographies as needed. • You will work closely with the Specialist Sales team and deliver trainings, presentations, and technical seminars to individuals and groups with diverse needs and experience levels. • Provide training on and assistance with data analysis, troubleshooting, and optimization for each of these technologies. • Assist customers with experimental design and reporting of results. • Initiate strategic projects with internal Bio-Rad stakeholders to further educate and assist customers. Qualifications • Life Science PhD preferred or MS with commensurate scientific experience and demonstrated commercial success. • Experience with Single-Cell genomic data analysis experience is required. • Experience working with command line applications in a Linux environment. • Basic knowledge of NGS bioinformatics workflows (quality control, read alignment, etc.) • Basic knowledge of common bioinformatics file types (FASTQ, SAM/BAM, BED, etc.) • Basic knowledge of distributed computing systems (HPC, AWS, etc.) • Wet-lab experience with molecular biology techniques is highly desired. • Experience with immunofluorescent imaging techniques is highly desirable. • Ability to communicate complex concepts by fostering engaging communication tailored to audience needs. • Superior knowledge of sample preparation considerations and isolation through data analysis with focus on single-cell applications • Deep understanding of genomics applications related to gene expression and epigenetics. • Ability to travel as needed, <25%. Vaccination Requirement: Due to the higher threat of more infectious and deadly COVID-19 variant strains emerging, Bio-Rad recently announced a new mandatory vaccination policy requiring its US employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Bio-Rad will make reasonable accommodations for valid exemptions based on disability, medical, or religious reasons. With this policy, Bio-Rad joins a growing list of companies that are prioritizing sound science and available facts to best ensure the ongoing safety of its employees and the community. About Bio-Rad: Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives. Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results. EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled/Race/Ethnicity/Gender/Age Agency Non-Solicitation: Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes

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