Bioinformatics Specialist

TAJ Technologies Inc.
Job Location: 
Rochester, Minnesota
Depends on the level of experience

Will be discussed later

Job Description: 

Seeking to hire an Individual with Bioinformatics-Sequencing experience. The Employee will develop software and infrastructure for supporting nextgen sequencing analysis under the supervision of an Informatics Lead or designated senior level Informatics Specialists. Other responsibilities are to provide application development and testing support for bioinformatics unit, including testing and development of genomics-related projects develops scripts or software applications to support data management, data extraction, data integration and data analysis as required. An ideal Candidate should be knowledgeable in the handling and in the design of repository systems to contribute to the development of internal databases. The Candidate will have basic expertise in the informatics methods used to analyze data, interpretation of data analysis, writing reports, and contribute to the design of analytical procedures and execute analytical procedures in the framework of a specific project. A qualified candidate should have a degree in domain informatics (computational biology, computational chemistry, bioinformatics, clinical informatics, medical imaging, and medical informatics), and domain-relevant science experience in biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, statistics, or health sciences. Proficiency building software applications using high level programming languages (java/c + +) and working in Linux environment is required.


Education: Master’s in Bioinformatics (Computational Biology, Chemistry, Clinical Informatics, Medical Imaging, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Or Health Sciences)
Required Skills
Genomic or Genetic Domain Experience 3 years
Experience with front end data analysis tools
Experience using CLCBIO, GATK, and BioSQL Tools
Java development experience (average or above) 5 years
Familiarity with XML and xml parser (java) 5 years
Database Experience 5 years
Websphere Experience 5 years
RAD Experience 2 years
Web Service 2 years
Analyst Skills 2 years
R/SAS Statistics 2 years
Working experience using XSL (EXtensible Stylesheet Language) and XSLT (XSL transoformation)
Experience with testing using junit test framework
Working experience with Linux and windows
Experience with Linux shell script
Experience with web development would be useful

Contact Information: 

Contact Email:
Contact Phone Number: 651-688-2801
"TAJ Technologies Inc is an EEO/AA Employer"

About Our Organization: 

TAJ Technologies, Inc. has been providing Information Technology services to business and government since 1987. TAJ’s success is founded on providing its clients consistent, reliable services in staffing and projects onsite, offsite, and offshore. These services include all areas of IT, business analysis, project management, development, testing, and integration of complex systems. TAJ specializes in supporting retail, government, healthcare, bioinformatics, financial services, travel, and manufacturing industries. One of these clients is a world renowned, non-profit medical practice and research group that has several locations throughout the U.S.