Location: Foster City, California
Posted On: 8/9/2017
Job Code: 7481-CA
Job Description
Position Details:
• Title: Biostatistician
• Location: Foster City, CA
• Duration: 12 Months

Specific Responsibilities:
• The Bioinformatics group here is seeking highly motivated bioinformatician / computational biologist to perform bioinformatic data analysis and application development.
• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a highly collaborative environment supporting clinical development programs with a focus on analyzing NGS sequencing data across a variety of therapeutic areas and contributing to analytical web application development.

Essential Duties and Job Functions:
• Analyze large-scale genomic data, such as next-generation sequencing (Exome, Whole genome, RNA-seq, etc.) data from patient samples to support patient stratification and biomarker selection for multiple development programs.
• Develop bioinformatic software, analytical pipelines, and applications to visualize genomics results and make findings available to other research and development groups.
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
• Master’s degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, genomics, computer science, statistics, evolutionary biology or other related field.
• Familiar with Linux working environment and high performance computing.
• Experience in viral genomics and/or microbiome NGS analysis is a plus.
• Proficient in statistical data analysis of genomic data using R/Bioconductor.
• Experience in web/database development is a plus.
• Must be highly motivated, independent, and willing to learn.
• Outstanding team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills.

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Contact Details
Pranav Tewari
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