Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
1) Create or modify web-based bioinformatics tools
2) Communicate research results through conference presentations, scientific publications, or project reports
3) Provide training on biomedical informatics related concepts, applications, and tools
4) Contribute to the development of training, tools, and process documentation
This position is wholly funded by contractual grant funding which is renewed under provisions set by the grantor of the contract. Employment will be contingent upon the continued receipt of these grant funds and satisfactory job performance.
1) Ability to give presentations and research talks
2) Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures such as HIPAA, FISMA and/or Genomic Data Sharing, etc.Â Â Â Â Â Â
1) Advanced degree in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field
1) Experience experience in programming for bioinformatics with scripting languages such as Perl, Python, R, Java, XML, C/C++ or SQL
2) Experience organizing and working with big data
3) Experience with next generation sequencing technologies such as BWA, Novoalign, STAR, GATK, samtools, Picard or other tools
4) Experience and proficiency in analysis pipeline development of high throughput data
1) Cover Letter
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
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