We are seeking a Bioinformatics Scientist to be responsible for running and improving upon existing next-generation sequencing (NGS) pipelines. The position will also involve creating custom analyses for individual experiments. The ideal candidate will be capable of running high-throughput data analysis in a cloud computing environment, with good documentation practices. This position interacts closely with the lab and outside consultants.
Requirements of the Bioinformatics Scientist:
- PhD in bioinformatics, computer science, statistics and/or the life sciences required.
- 1+ years of relevant experience, with proven experience in developing NGS methods and pipelines.
- Prior experience in cancer and/or cancer genomics a plus.
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