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Bioinformatics Scientist

USA, California

Job description

Bioinformatics Scientist


Bioinformatics Scientist
San Diego, CA (relocation assistance provided)
Salary: Competitive, around $145k + bonus

An enterprise-level bioinformatics company is looking for a talented bioinformatics scientist to join its development team. You will work on various aspects of secondary analysis pipelines, large variant calling, small variant calling, or RNA.

Role & Responsibilities

* Algorithm development - Design, develop and maintain highly accurate computational algorithms for large-scale analysis of novel types of genomic data
* Data analysis - Lead investigation and resolution of technical problems, applying best practice statistical/computational methods
* Pipeline development - design and development of pipelines in production-grade C/C++ software
* Collaboration -- Closely interact with product owners, systems engineers, testers, and FPGA design teams.
* Support -- provide technical assistance to escalated production issues.

Skills & Qualifications

* Ph.D. with 1+ years experience in academic or industrial settings in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Biostatistics or Computer Science, or equivalent experience
* Experience developing next-generation sequencing data analysis methods for DNA and/or RNA sequence
* Extensive experience in an object-oriented programming language; C++ preferred
* Strong background in computer science algorithms relevant to bioinformatics
* Strong communication skills and ability to describe complex analyses to audiences with diverse backgrounds
* Ability to contribute independently and collaboratively, take ownership of assigned tasks, and excel in a fast-paced environment
* Experience with using version control systems such as git


* Competitive Salary
* Annual Bonus
* Relocation assistance