Bioinformatician

Organization: 
Courtagen Life Sciences
Job Location: 
Woburn MA
Job Description: 

Courtagen Life Sciences is a CLIA-certified genetic testing laboratory currently focused on neurological and metabolic disorders has an immediate opening Bioinformatician to join our team.

Position Summary:

The primary responsibility in this position is to develop and maintain code to display and organize large-scale clinical sequencing data

Job Duties:

• Developing and maintaining code to display and organize large-scale clinical sequencing data
• Creating/maintaining/tuning relational database(s)
• Writing scripts and programs to display results from statistical tests
• Creating user interfaces for geneticists who want to search/analyze genetic data

Requirements: 

Experience Required:

• BS/MS/PhD in biostatistics, statistics, computer science or related fields
• 1+ year(s) experience analyzing next generation sequencing data
• Recent coding experience with Ruby or Python
• Experience in designing and implementing SQL (Oracle, MySQL) and noSQL (mongoDB) databases
• Experience with multiple operating systems, including Linux
• Experience with software deployment in cloud highly desirable, especially Amazon AWS experience
• Experience with designing graphical user interfaces (GUIs) is a plus
• Strong communicator with ability to maintain open communication with internal employees, managers and customers as needed
• Start-up experience is a plus

Contact Information: 

Courtagen Life Sciences is located in Woburn, MA. We are a pioneering company that's always on the lookout for highly motivated individuals who, like us, believe in the values of teamwork, cooperation and shared success. We offer a friendly and stimulating professional environment for workers seeking to make a big difference in life sciences by delivering innovative products and services. Please send your resume to careers@courtagen.com

About Our Organization: 

Courtagen Life Sciences is a privately held life science company that provides innovative genomic and proteomic products and services for physicians and the Life Sciences industry. Founded by innovators in next-generation sequencing (NGS), genetics, molecular biology, and information science, our company deliver tools that enable researchers and clinicians to make better decisions regarding patient care and drug development.