Scientist, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

Design and perform analyses for high-throughput data types with a focus on oncology drug development. Periodically mine public ‘omics’ databases to facilitate target selection, biomarker discovery, and generate biological hypotheses. Apply statistical-based approaches for biological data hypothesis testing. Collaborate with lab scientists as a project team member and provide expertise as a scientific resource.

Requirements include a Master’s degree or equivalent in Mathematics or related field and 2 years of work experience in the job offered or related field of scientific computation; or in the alternative a PhD degree or equivalent and one year of work experience.

If qualifying with a Master’s degree, must have the following: two years of experience in R, Python, Perl, or Java; two years of experience in Unix or Linux environments and command line; two years of experience in analysis of high-throughput DNA and RNA sequencing data, including primary, secondary and tertiary analyses; two years of experience in genomic databases; two years of experience in gene expression profiling, comparative genomics and genetic mapping; and two years of experience in statistical methods and mathematical models in the interpretation of biological data.

If qualifying with a PhD degree, must have the following: one year of experience in R, Python, Perl, or Java; one year of experience in Unix and Linux environments and command line; one year of experience in analysis of high-throughput DNA and RNA sequencing data, including primary, secondary and tertiary analyses; one year of experience in genomic databases; one year of experience in gene expression profiling, comparative genomics and genetic mapping; and one year of experience in statistical methods and mathematical models in the interpretation of biological data.

Position located in Cambridge, MA.


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