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Principal Computational Researcher, Infectious Diseases and...
The Position The Position... Studying microorganisms in intricate, multicomponent communities was revolutionized by multiple ‘omics technologies. We aim to leverage next generation sequencing, metabolomics, and proteomic analyses to dissect how the microbiome, the complex microbial consortium that resides in and on humans, contributes to health and disease. The Departments of Infectious Diseases and Bioinformatics at Genentech seek a talented and highly-motivated Computational Researcher who will be responsible for projects aimed at determining the mechanisms driving host-microbe interactions within the human gastrointestinal tract in multiple therapeutic areas. This is an exciting opportunity for a computationally-minded investigator to utilize clinical trial and primary ‘omics data at the intersection of microbiology, immunology, and genetics to inform the discovery of novel treatments for patients. The responsibilities of this position include: • Analyzing and interpreting microbiome whole metagenomic sequencing and transcriptome data and integrating these insights with metabolomic and proteomic data sets in collaboration with the Infectious Diseases Department as well as other therapeutic areas at Genentech • Using computational approaches to interrogate host-microbe interactions in healthy versus diseased patients alongside disease area experts • Presenting analyses to the cross-functional project teams Qualifications • PhD or MS in Computational Biology or Bioinformatics; or in Microbiology, Immunology, or a related field with a demonstrated expertise in the use of computational approaches • Computational Biologist who explores complex biological questions, writes code (R and/or Python preferred), and analyzes data • Motivated to collaborate with scientists from multiple disciplines, and excited to work on a cross-functional team • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; can present to both computational and non-computational colleagues in large and small groups • Understands and can explain the basic statistical principles and best practices for large-scale, high-dimensional data analysis • Fluent in modern Linux, HPC, and cloud environments; R/RStudio or Python/pandas for data analysis, visualization, and statistics; and source control tools such as GitHub/Bitbucket What to expect from us • Highly dynamic, collaborative, cross-functional research teams that aim to discover new therapeutics to help patients • Leverage data and insight from multiple sources, ranging from basic biology experimentation through patient clinical samples • State-of-the-art technologies and cutting-edge experimental approaches to drive our best-in-class research programs • Interface with academic and industry leaders through seminar series and research collaborations • Work hard and play hard to achieve a healthy work-life balance • Focus on honing professional skills and career development
Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I/II
Impact Healthcare Roche Sequencing is developing ground-breaking next-generation sequencing products that allow scientists/clinicians powerful new avenues to investigate DNA, the blueprint of any lifeforms, in days giving them the ability to understand health conditions such as cancer, HIV, COVID19 and more! We are not only changing science but changing lives through the development of frontier... technologies that accelerate personalized healthcare. Make a Big Difference If you enjoy working with cross-functional teams on solving challenging problems in a creative way, and driving research directions, we would love to hear from you! As a Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I/II, you are part of our Research and Early Developmentteam dedicated to building innovative products and approaches for the analysis and interpretation of next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. The science of interpreting the human genome is an exciting work in progress. Next-generation sequencing and genomic technologies are providing us with unprecedented visibility into the origins of health and disease. However, the main challenge is enabling the analysis, management and interpretation of massive datasets being produced by scientists and researchers around the world. We know the ability to analyze and manage these datasets will revolutionize how we diagnose disease, develop drugs, and treat patients, especially in complex cases such as cancer. With a strong interdisciplinary knowledge in science and technology, we are elevating the speed and quality of genomic analysis, bringing us one step closer to solutions that will change and save lives. Job Description We are seeking a committed and driven Principal Bioinformatics Scientist for our Computational Bioinformatics Research and Early Development team. We have a team of skilled bioinformatics researchers working in a highly collaborative environment with multiple internal and external teams. The work will be focused on developing novel methods and applications for analyzing biological data, including but not limited to sequencing data from multiple technologies. The applications incorporate developing algorithms as well as advanced data analytics to extract the maximum insights from data. As a researcher, the work is expected to be of high scientific rigor with attention to detail. Responsibilities: • Leverage computational biology and machine learning expertise to develop novel bioinformatics solutions and push state of the art. • Document your methods and analyses to allow reproducible research • Present and communicate your findings in cross-functional teams. • Provide feedback and suggest research directions based on analyses performed. Who You Are When you join us, you will have meaningful work developing an innovative technology that saves and improves lives around the world. As you collaborate with some of the best in the industry, you will make a huge difference in disease diagnostics! Our team is collaborative and fast-paced. And, we offer a competitive salary with a rich benefits package. Qualifications: • PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, or Statistics, or other quantitative field combined with 4+ years experience analyzing large complex genomic datasets, or equivalent combination of education and experience. • Experience in secondary analysis tools, algorithms, databases for sequencing data. • Experience with analyzing genome sequencing data from multiple technologies. • Experience with using machine learning to solve biological problems. • Good knowledge in genomics and/or statistics. • Proficiency in programming, e.g. Python, R, Java, C++. • Skills in data analytics or data science are a plus. • Strong verbal and written communication skills. • Team player known for your fanatical attention to detail at scale in a fast-paced environment. • Proven track record in presenting and publishing scientific articles. #csijobs# Who we are At Roche, more than 100,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, weve become one of the worlds leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity. Unless entitled to a reasonable accommodation under applicable law, employees are required to be fully vaccinated againstCOVID-19 in accordance with customer requirements, the companys health and safety obligations and/or applicable law or guidelines. Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individuals race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us atUS.Accommodation@roche.com. Job Level: Individual contributor
PURPOSE The Bioinformatics Analyst position is tasked with executing data analysis pipelines for our many pharmaceutical and research partners and evaluating the results. The role will provide technical expertise to develop and maintain programs to meet internal and external client needs, and assist in the development of project-related solutions and documentation... RESPONSIBILITIES • Analyze next generation sequencing data in the support of client projects. • Provide quality control evaluations of various next generation sequencing data sets across multiple applications. • Troubleshoot and escalate software problems which may arise during analysis. • Assist Bioinformaticist / Sr. Bioinformaticist in the analysis of production scale projects. • Develop documentation of analyses conducted and/or analysis plans and specifications, as appropriate. • Provide feedback to developers of analytical and / or workflow systems on requirements, bugs, and operational requirements. • All responsibilities are essential job functions unless noted as nonessential (N). REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES • Strong foundational knowledge in Linux/UNIX-based systems • Basic understanding of standard bioinformatics programming languages such as bash, sed, or awk. Knowledge of either Perl or Python a plus. • General knowledge of Next Generation Sequencing data • Good organizational, interpersonal, leadership and communication skills • Ability to effectively handle multiple tasks and projects • Strong level of accuracy and attention to detail • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE • Bachelor’s Degree or educational equivalent in Bioinformatics, Statistics, Genomics or related field; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Q² Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. https://www.q2labsolutions.com/careers We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all, including veterans and candidates with disabilities. https://jobs.iqvia.com/q2-solutions-eoe As the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve, Q² Solutions' ability to operate and provide certain services to customers and partners necessitates Q² Solutions and its employees meet specific requirements regarding vaccination status. https://jobs.iqvia.com/q2-solutions-covid-19-vaccine-status
Remote -- Bioinformatics Scientist
JOB OVERVIEW: The job’s main responsibility is to collaborate with biologists, bioinformaticians, and clinicians to design, validate, and maintain bioinformatics pipelines and applications... Duties and Responsibilities: • Provide bioinformatics support to R&D by analyzing and interpreting NGS data • Validate new assays and clinical product development • Perform NGS data analysis and QA/QC platform • Provide trouble shooting and improvement for bioinformatics pipeline and applications for clinical tests • Develop new methods and maintain bioinformatics pipelines JOB SPECIFICATIONS Education and Knowledge: • PhD degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, structural biology, biophysics, biology and computer science, or related discipline preferred. • MS degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, structural biology, biophysics, biology and computer science, or related discipline plus at least 5 years industrial experience • Familiar with molecular biology, biological pathways, and genomics • Strong knowledge of current theories and principals of bioinformatics and computational biology Technical Competencies (Skill, Abilities and Capabilities): • Proficiency in the use of bioinformatics software, packages, and database • Proficiency with Perl, Python, R, bash, C/C++, java, and SQL in Linux/Unix environment • Proficiency in utilizing and development biomolecular modeling and dynamics tools • Strong skills in the application of statistical analytical methods in genetic data analysis • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Ability to work within a team, among cross-departments, and as an independent contributor, requiring minimal supervision Experience: • At least 3 years research and development experiments in the related fields • Experience in using high performance computing and storage systems • ** Must have industry experience outside of academia. • Experience in Illumina sequencing data and bioinformatics Next Generation Sequencing pipelines
Post Doctoral Fellow; Bioinformatics and Genomics
Position Number: POST40... Working Title: Post Doctoral Fellow; Bioinformatics and Genomics Division: Academic Affairs Department: Coll of Computing&Informatics (Col) Work Unit: Bioinformatics and Genomics Work Location: Bioinformatics Vacancy Open To: All Candidates Position Designation: Post Doc Employment Type: Temporary - Part-time Hours per week: 40 Work Schedule: 8:00 AM to 5 PM Pay Rate: Pay Rate varies Minimum Experience/Education: The Postdoctoral appointee must have recently (within the last eight years) been awarded a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., Sc.D., M.D.) Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:: Some experience with bioinformatic analysis of genome sequence data and knowledge of programming is essential. Statistics and population genetics expertise is recommended. Postdocs must be less than 5 years post PhD and must be available to start the position in the Fall of 2022. Minimum salary will follow NIH recommendations. The initial contract will be for 1 year, with the option to renew for a second year. Subsequent years will depend on available funding. Duties and Responsibilities: A Postdoctoral Fellow (""postdoc"") is a professional apprenticeship designed to provide recent Ph.D. recipients with an opportunity to develop further the research skills acquired in their doctoral programs or to learn new research techniques, in preparation for an academic or research career. In the process of further developing their own research skills, it is expected that Postdoctoral Fellows will also play a significant role in the performance of research at the University and augment the role of graduate faculty in providing research instruction to graduate students. A Postdoctoral Fellow works under the supervision of a regular faculty member, who serves as a mentor to the Fellow, and it is expected that the faculty mentor will impart the realities, and variety, of scientific careers, and will encourage experiences outside the laboratory to broaden postdocs’ aspirations. Within the confines of the particular research focus assigned by that faculty member, the Postdoctoral Fellow functions with a considerable degree of independence and has the freedom (and is expected) to publish the results of his or her research or scholarship during the period of appointment. Thus, the role of Postdoctoral Fellows is clearly differentiated from full-time technical employees. Postdoc appointments are characterized by all of the following conditions: • the appointee was recently (within the last eight years) awarded a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., Sc.D., M.D.); • the appointment is temporary; • the appointment involves substantially full-time research or scholarship; • the appointment is viewed as preparatory for a full-time academic and/or research career; • the appointee works under the supervision of a faculty member; and • the appointee has the freedom and is expected to publish the results of his or her research or scholarship during the period of appointment. As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. Applicants subject to criminal background check. Other Work/Responsibilities: The postdoc will be expected to help analyze the lab’s population genomic data for duplications, deletions, rearrangements and TEs. Additional projects on genome structure evolution in other metazoans are encouraged, especially when public data or collaborations are available. Necessary Licenses or Certifications: PhD Proposed Hire Date: 07/01/2022 Expected Length of Assignment: 12 months Posting Open Date: 03/23/2022 Posting Close Date: 03/20/2023 Special Notes to Applicants: Candidates are encouraged to contact Dr. Rogers before applying. The candidate chosen for this position will be required to provide an official transcript of their highest earned degree.The candidate chosen for this position will be subject to a criminal background check
Postdoctoral Position in Genomics and Bioinformatics
Job description Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in genomics and bioinformatics, with a focus in the cutting-edge research area of comparative genomics and systems genetics. We are seeking an innovative, motivated candidate, who can work independently and collaborate closely with experimental and clinical researchers. We offer a stimulating and collaborative environment for a... candidate with a strong interest in genetics of aging and complex human diseases. Recent NIH-funded projects include discovering mechanisms of resilience to Alzheimer’s disease and genomic regulation of pathways implicated in longevity of human and model organisms. Under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator, the selected candidate will be expected to: * Develop novel computational methods for analyzing high-throughput genetic and genomic data, * Process and integrate experimental results using custom bioinformatics tools, * Publish scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and present findings at seminars and conferences, * Work cooperatively with other lab members and outside collaborators.RequirementThe ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, highly motivated, and with the following qualifications:* Ph.D. in computational biology, statistics, computer science, applied mathematics, or a related scientific/technical discipline,* Skills in manipulating and analyzing large datasets and proficiency in programming (e.g., R/Python/Perl),* Research experience (with first-author publications) in bioinformatics, genomics, and/or genetics. Salary and benefitsThis position is remunerated above NIH guidelines and provided with a generous package of institutional benefits. How to applyApplicants should submit a cover letter and the curriculum vitae (preferably in a single PDF file). All application materials should be sent by email to the lab P.I. at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Einstein seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve. PI169781275
Center for Aging, Tulane Medical Center Location: New Orleans, LA ... Summary Tulane Center for Bioinformatics Core is seeking a Bioinformatics Analyst with background in bioinformatics. Tasks include management, analysis, interpretation of next-generation sequencing data, and documentation of the results to help investigators publish their research results. The analyst will provide appropriate bioinformatics and statistics support for investigators who are seeking answers to biologically important questions. The analyst will also build, organize, and maintain up-to-date databases on bioinformatics. The Core is equipped with state-of-the-art high-throughput sequencing instruments. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Excellent interpersonal skills: ability to work well with others. • Solid analytical skills and excellent attention to detail. • Excellent organizational skills: ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments. • Must be able to work well independently and demonstrate proficient problem-solving skills. • Ability to maintain confidentiality in all work performed. Required Education and/or Experience: • Bachelor's degree in bioinformatics or biostatistics and several years' experience in bioinformatics. Preferred Qualifications: N/A Compensation Information This position is a exempt, salaried position assigned to pay grade 24PREM. Tulane offers a variety of options to enhance your health and well-being so that you may enjoy more out of life now and in the future. Learn more about Life at Tulane as well as our Benefits and Pay. See our Candidate Resources to learn more about our hiring process and what to expect. How to Apply: Click "Apply Now" to apply for this job. This position will close on the date it is filled Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy, which includes the requirement of a booster when eligible. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment. Tulane University is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged
Executive Director Bioinformatics
Aspen Neuroscience is seeking an Executive Director of Bioinformatics with a passion for shaping and influencing both research and clinical products across the entire portfolio for Aspen's bioinformatics solutions. The ideal candidate has excellent team leadership and communication skills and a drive for delivering innovative bioinformatics-based analysis solutions across a broad range of use... cases including (1) quality control testing throughout GMP manufacturing of cellular therapy product; (2) product release; and (3) genetic disease and cancer screening to support clinical studies. This new role requires a proven track record in establishing a strategic roadmap for innovations across bioinformatic methods and algorithms, delivering continuous improvements in core analysis capabilities, establishing information delivering system, and working with internal stakeholders and KOLs. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Lead the bioinformatics development organization, including the delivery of novel methods, algorithms, and analysis pipelines. • Bioinformatic method and algorithm development to further support product characterization and therapeutic potency evaluation. • Drive improvements in speed, accuracy, and precision, as well as the expansion of applications, features, and functions which enable access to broader market segments. • Support the design, delivery, and validation of both research and clinical bioinformatic pipelines across a wide range of applications including basic research, biopsy evaluation and biomarker discovery. • Lead development of statistical and computational methods to analyze large-scale, multi-omic data. • Leverage resources to support clinical assay development through analytical design validation and external trial support. • Provide strategic thinking and leadership related to a wide range of applications and systems. • Help deliver, refine, and communicate the vision of the next generation of informatics to the rest of the organization. • Works closely with the business and other technology teams to define the roadmap and drive execution. • Create an environment of ingenuity and creativity, and act as a role model for others in challenging the status quo to encourage innovation. • Drive change across processes, practices, and technology within the organization by building a high caliber team that can deliver effectively. • Minimize schedule and technical risk by foreseeing and addressing obstacles proactively and aggressively; leverage past experience and communication skills to collaborate effectively and cross-functionally. • Investigate new methodologies, technologies, and experimentation which might progress Aspen's strategic objectives. • Build relationships with external customers, partners, and key opinion leaders and represent Aspen externally as a thought leader in bioinformatics. Education and Experience: • PhD in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, or related mathematics or scientific field • A minimum of 15 years of algorithm and informatics product development experience in a complex systems environment • Extensive experience in bioinformatics analysis across genome, exome, and genotyping data. • Direct experience working on regulated or clinically validated products strongly preferred. • 12+ years of leadership experience including globally distributed teams and director-level direct reports. Job Specifications: • A senior level leader who has led centralized software and informatics product development organizations in a high growth environment. • Must be capable of balancing regulatory requirements with agile software delivery, with the ability drive process improvements throughout the organization. • Possesses a collaborative, yet relentless approach to process improvement and team management to achieve best in class results, especially around cost, cycle time / throughput and customer service. • Proven track record of partnering with R&D, Manufacturing and Quality, and Clinical Teams to optimize new product launches and product lifecycle management within a fast-paced, high growth company with a robust pipeline of new products and short product lifecycles. • Positive and dynamic management style, combined with superior communication skills and high credibility; able to gain followership and attain buy-in from internal stakeholders; capable of successfully navigating a complex organizational matrix. • A fast learner and decisive leader with a quick mind, sound judgment, and excellent problem solving / critical thinking skills EEO and Employment Eligibility Aspen Neuroscience is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and job applicants and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Total Rewards and Culture Aspen Neuroscience, Inc., located in scenic Torrey Pines, is noted for its collaborative, and learning focused culture where each person is valued for contributing their strengths and energy to building a world-class line of products for patients in need. The company offers a competitive total compensation package, time-off in addition to Company observed holidays, Medical/Dental insurance benefits, gym membership, and other wellness perks
Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I
Summary of Major Responsibilities The Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I is self-driven, working on multiple projects that are extremely complex in scope, often across multiple groups and sites... As a thought leader, the Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I brings their knowledge and expertise to bear in planning, design, and execution to ensure successful and timely completion of large or complex projects. This role is responsible for providing the timeline, plan, and successful completion for assignments/projects. This position plays a critical role in the analysis and interpretation of data, presenting and providing data driven outcomes to senior management. Working independently or in a team setting, the Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I will be involved in Research and Development projects serving as a thought leader and subject matter expert by providing guidance in exploring, researching, and testing new technologies or guiding the technical aspects of the molecular diagnostics product development from concept to completion. #LI-KH1 #MRD Essential Duties and Responsibilities • Responsible for developing, planning, and analysis of results from experiments within several product or technology areas to inform and enable project progression. • Work independently to determine methods and procedures or technologies wherein intangible variables may impact future concepts, and products. • Responsible for providing the timeline, plan, and successful completion for assignments/projects. • Stay current with industry technology developments and provide technical assessment and guidance during technology evaluations • Provide deep scientific and technical input and participate in decisions affecting project planning and experimental design or product development. • Prepare, provide, and present information and data for scientific abstracts/scientific and industry conferences/project meetings/publications. • Perform complex analyses and present results and data-driven outcomes to senior management as well as to a variety of audiences throughout the organization. • Contribute to the intellectual property portfolio by implementing innovative and creative ideas to solve problems or improve on current methods and help during IP files. • Generate, document, and communicate development plans for critical projects. • Prepare detailed technical documents for development procedures, protocols, and reports. • Prepare reports and documentation providing highly technical analysis or summarization of results, outcomes and next steps and the future direction of the project to functional leader, to technical teams/groups, or project teams. • Present results with and across R&D function and provide data-informed future direction of projects to the team, R&D and/or functional leaders. • Exercise independent judgment in developing methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining solutions. • Receptive to change in technology, methods or organization processes and adapt as needed. • Work on assignments individually and with project team members to meet department and project objectives. • Ability to determine project timeframes which will result in successful outcomes on multiple projects. • Provide expert knowledge of scientific principles and concepts, on projects that are extremely complex in scope. • Act as subject matter expert in departmental, team, core team and/or cross-functional meetings. • Promote an open, collaborative environment built on trust to foster positive teamwork. • Train, guide and mentor junior bioinformatics scientists. • Apply qualitative and analytical skills with strong attention to detail. • Ability to effectively work on several varied projects at one time, with frequent changing priorities. • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills. • Apply sound technical knowledge and ability gained through experience and/or learning. • Uphold company mission and values through accountability, innovation, integrity, quality, and teamwork. • Support and comply with the company’s Quality Management System policies and procedures. • Maintain regular and reliable attendance. • Ability to act with an inclusion mindset and model these behaviors for the organization. • Ability to work on a mobile device, tablet, or in front of a computer screen and/or perform typing for approximately 90% of a typical working day. • Ability and means to travel 5% between Exact Sciences locations. • Ability to travel 5% of working time away from work location, may include overnight/weekend travel. Qualifications Minimum Qualifications • PhD in computer science, mathematics, physics or field as outlined in the essential duties; or Master’s degree in computer science, mathematics, physics or field as outlined in the essential duties plus 4 years of experience in lieu of a PhD; or Bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics, physics or field as outlined in the essential duties plus 6 years of experience in lieu of PhD. • 12+ years of industry or academia experience in bioinformatics. • 10+ years of experience in molecular diagnostics, medical device/IVD/Laboratory Developed Tests (LDT) development, biotech, or life science. • 4+ years of experience in oncology research or product development. • Demonstrated thought leader in the area of bioinformatics, genomics, and/or next-generation sequencing (NGS). • Demonstrated expertise in one or more of NGS data analytics, mathematical modeling, machine learning statistics, or related topics • Demonstrated experience in somatic or germline mutation calling and related tools • Demonstrated expertise in programming with R or python. • Demonstrated experience in working with high-dimensional data and dimensionality reduction techniques • Demonstrated experience in developing analytical pipelines • Demonstrated experience in working in cloud computing environment and platforms such as AWS or Databricks • Demonstrated experience in working with one more of the cloud-based source control tools • Demonstrated familiarity with collaborative platforms such as Confluence, github/gitlab, and SharePoint • Demonstrated familiarity with the concept of containerized application development • Demonstrated leadership in the area of product/assay research, design, or development. • Proficient in Microsoft Office to include Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential duties of the position with or without accommodation. • Authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship. Preferred Qualifications • Previous experience in developing algorithms in Molecular Diagnostics. • Previous experience in liquid biopsy NGS. • Demonstrated familiarity with software development lifecycle. • Demonstrated familiarity with Dev/Ops concept. • Experience with Project management tools such as SmartSheet or MS Projects. • Previous industry experience in product development or research. • Familiar with the design control process of IVD assay development. • Background containing a substantial amount of bioinformatics work including troubleshooting. • Previous experience working in a molecular diagnostics/clinical laboratory setting. EEO Disclosure We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other status protected by applicable local, state, or federal law. Applicable portions of the Company’s affirmative action program are available to any applicant or employee for inspection upon request
Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS...
Look for more than answers. At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us, we offer exciting and fast-moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and develop... technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing success relies on our people. As a Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development, remote, you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you will have the opportunity to collaborate and affect change while expanding your leadership skills and technical knowledge. The Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development will work 100% remote and can be located anywhere in the US. Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development, Remote, The Role Bioinformatics Scientist focusing on next-generation sequencing technologies, with experience designing/developing/executing NGS workflows. Successful candidate will develop the bioinformatics components during the early phase of development of NGS products/assays, including designing and developing core methods and workflows for analyzing data from sequencers, and collaborating with bench scientists on data analyses and research aimed at feasibility analyses or product development. Duties would also include developing and executing computational approaches to analyze bioinformatics problems and datasets, and serving as SME for analytical methods design/development on product development teams, as well as preparing reports, and scientific publications, conference presentations, and other communications of results. To qualify, the ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience: • PhD, or MS with 2+ years relevant experience, or BS with 4+ years relevant experience in an industrial or academic setting working with genetics data and underlying technologies. • Record of core contributions to relevant projects and/or relevant research and development experience. Apply Today Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better. Your Quest career. Seek it out. All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship. Quest Diagnostics has many career opportunities for individuals whose talent, initiative and dedication will complement our belief that the patients come first and that values do matter. We work to earn our customers’ trust every day by providing the highest quality diagnostic information services in a professional, accessible and informative way. We have a large recognized brand; we offer flexibility and autonomy, great support, pay and benefits and a comprehensive training and onboarding program. All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity / Citizenship