Randstad Bioinformatics Analyst in Branford, Connecticut
salary:$40 - $45 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
We are looking for an innovative Bioinformatics Analyst to work with state of the art bioinformatics tools including Cloud Computing to analyze customer samples in our highly advanced DNA sequencing center.
location: Branford, Connecticut
job type: Contract
salary: $40 - 45 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
This person will work closely with our bioinformaticians in the team to process and manage Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data, as well as other molecular testing data such as Sanger and MLPA. There are also opportunities for the Bioinformatics Analyst to develop new data processing pipelines, software applications, databases and custom scripts.
Additional responsibilities include exploring and/or evaluating state of the art
bioinformatics tools, maintaining sample tracking logs and delivering results to
Bachelor or Master degree in bioinformatics, biostatistics, computer sciences or equivalent in Life Sciences discipline
Experience in building and delivering NGS data analysis pipelines and software applications is a plus
Strong programming skills and proficient in programing languages including
Perl/Python, R, SQL and shell scripting
Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills required
Ability to work independently as well as work with others in a team
Experience in working in a clinical laboratory environment is preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.