Bioinformatics Specialist

Xylo Technologies Inc.
Job Location: 
Rochester, MN
Job Description: 

Title: Bioinformatics specialist with experience in Java, Perl/ Python
Duration: 1 Year
Location: Rochester, MN

Develops software and infrastructure for supporting nextgen sequencing analysis under the supervision of an Informatics Lead or designated senior level Informatics Specialists.

Develops scripts or software applications to support data management, data extraction, data integration and data analysis as required.

Should be knowledgeable in the handling and in the design of repository systems to contribute to the development of internal databases.

Will have basic expertise in the informatics methods used to analyze data.

Contributes to the design of analytical procedures and executes analytical procedures in the framework of a specific project. Contributes to the interpretation of data analysis and to writing reports.

The candidate must have 2-5 yrs of experiences building applications\implementing analytical algorithms.

Exp. in Java, C++, PERL,Python, UNIX Shell, groovy or other scripting languages.

Excellent communication skills required.

Skills Summary:

Unix and Unix Shell Required 2 Years
Bioinformatics/Computer Science Degree (MS, PhD) Required 1 Years
Java Highly desired 2 Years
Perl\Python Required 2 Years
Other Scripting Languauges Highly desired 2 Years
Workflow Tools (ex Galaxy) Highly desired 1 Years
Excellent Communications (Written and Verbal) Required
Next Generation Sequencing Experience Highly desired 6 Months

Contact Information: 

Priya Jawahar
Xylo Technologies Inc
507-289-9956 EXT: 104