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Biostatistician : 17-02669
Ref No.: 17-02669
Location: Foster City, California
Primary Skills : Biostatistician ,RNA-SEQ, R-Language
Duration : 12 Months
Contract Type : W2 only

Bioinformatician / Computational Biologist


Specific Responsibilities : 
  • The Bioinformatics group at Client 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.
  • 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.

    Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Jyoti at - 408-907-2967