The Division of Nephrology is seeking an Analyst to provide computational research support. The Analyst will work with the lab manager and the biobank manager to develop and support informatic tools ensuring tracking and accountability for all biological samples and files. The Analyst will also provide similar support to the clinical research coordinators team and the genetic counselors interacting with the patients enrolled into research studies. Finally, the Analyst will work with the bioinformatic development team to run pipelines for the researchers, and to archive and distribute the data and results as needed.
Interact with different lab members and help them as needed using computational tools
Provide data quality control (i.e. "cleaning and merging files")
Run existing bioinformatics pipelines for researchers
Build and maintain databases of genomic data
Perform other duties as needed
Bachelorâ€™s degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus two years of related experience
Fundamental understanding of molecular genetics and sequencing technologies
Self-driven, able to complete tasks with little supervision
Excellent communication skills including summarizing data and research results into clear
Successful completion of applicable compliance and system training requirements
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 514856
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