Genomic Analyst

Organization: 
GenomeDx Biosciences
Job Location: 
Vancouver, British Columbia
Salary: 
TBD based on skills and experience
Benefits: 

Full benefits; medical and dental

Job Description: 

Status: Full time

The Opportunity:
This individual will analyze large cohorts of high-throughput data generated from clinical cancer samples. The position focuses on generating RNA expression profiles from microarrays and evaluating this expression profile’s utility against currently employed clinical protocols. This individual will also work on a team with other researchers and will be required to participate in meetings and discussions.

Deliverables:
• Use of data mining or other statistical techniques to generate gene expression profiles
• Evaluation of RNA expression profiles or other molecular markers against currently employed clinical protocols for treating cancer
• Being up-to-date with current literature on both microarray informatics and cancer research

Requirements: 

The Ideal Candidate:
• Highly motivated Master or PhD graduate in bioinformatics or related field. Master degree should be research based and have required a defense.
• Has experience with an array platform, NGS, or high-throughput technology
• Has worked in human genetics and specifically cancer genetics
• Is proficient in Linux, R, Matlab, Perl or Python (R is preffered)
• Has functional knowledge of data mining

Contact Information: 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@genomedx.com

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