Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Will liaison between the Genomics Facility and the Bio-informatics Facility to develop and implement data analysis pipelines for standard facility services (RNA-SEQ, exome SEQ as examples).
Will evaluate data analysis pipeline outputs and communicate results to Facility clients in collaboration with Facility Director.
Will execute the NGS Sequencing part of the Facility (Reagent Ordering, daily planning and execution ofÂ Sequencing Runs).
Participates in creating data algorithms and specialized computer software to identify and classify components of a biological system (i.e. DNA and protein sequences).
Applies basic application of computational tools and information technology to gather, analyze and visualize data in biology and biomedical research.
Plans own resources to implement or modify existing web-based bioinformatics tools.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s or Masterâ™s degree in Biological Sciences with bio-informatics experience.
Minimum of 2 years of NGS related experience in a Genomics Facility: this experience must include library QC (Fragment-analyzer/Bio-analyzer), operating one or more Illumina Sequencers (MiSEQ, NextSEQ, HiSEQ4000 and NovaSEQ6000), and experience with data processing on Linux Based servers.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required to communicate internally with co-workers and externally with Facility clients.
Ability to work under pressure, manage competing deadlines and priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment required in working with the Bio-informatics Facility.
Ability to think critically in solving scientific and technological problems.
Ability to work at a computer for extended periods of time.
Ability to perform lab based tasks for an extended period of time.
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