Participate in the design and implementation process through data analysis and classification.
Support all phases of bioinformatics activities by helping devise or modify procedures to solve complex problems.
Assist with the executions, tests and actively seeks project specific solutions.
Work in collaboration with others working to complete projects in a timely and efficient manner.Â
Document procedures appropriately and supports projects after initial completion including manuscript writing.
Basic application of computational tools and information technology to gather, analyze and visualize data in biomedical research.
Implement or modify existing bioinformatics tools.
Transfer abstract workflows into production level software.
Data analysis of high throughput genomics, transcriptomics and genetic data.
Customize existing applications to meet specific scientific project needs.
Assist in creating data algorithms and specialized computer software to identify and classify components of a biological system (i.e. DNA and protein sequences).
Support the development of data models, databases or software applications.
Produce, present and discuss high quality data analysis reports.
Participate in the communication of results through scientific publications.
Interprets data analysis of high throughput genomics, proteomics and genetic data.
Plans own resources to implement or modify existing web-based bioinformatics tools
Performs other related work as needed.
Advanced degree in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field.
Three years of research and/or relevant experience.Â
Fluency in one or more relevant programming languages such as Python, R, Java, XML, or C.
Experience working on Linux and/or Unix systems.
Knowledge of genetic association studies.
Knowledge of research techniques or methods.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to write research publications.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities and meet deadlines.
Ability to work with teams of clinicians, biologists, bioinformaticians and/or biostatisticians to provide hands-on technical support.
Ability to do big data analysis. Â
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