Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is seeking an individual for the position of Scientific Informatics Developer I in the laboratory of Dr. Alexander Dobin. This position would require an individual to work under the direct supervision of a faculty member to analyze data and develop software for scientific research. The successful candidates will join a team of biological data scientists working on novel statistical methods and computational algorithms for multi-omics processing and integration, and leverage Big Genomic Data to elucidate various problems in precision health, such as genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of cancer development and progression, and clinical impact of functional variants.
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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities.
We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree with at least one year of experience or Master degree in the quantitative sciences (Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, Engineering etc.)
EXPERIENCE & SKILLS: Required: work experience in C/C++ programming. Desired: experience with python programming. Desired: experience in scientific data visualization (Python, Matlab, R), familiarity with genomics and the next-generation sequencing technologies.
Applicant must be willing to relocate to Cold Spring Harbor, NY, (Long Island).
To be considered candidates must apply for this position via the CSHL website at: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/18029
Position Number: 02895-R
Internal Number: 02895-R
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.