Bioinformatics Scientist

Organization: 
Ambry Genetics
Job Location: 
Aliso Viejo
Salary: 
Benefits: 

Ambry Genetics offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits include a generous paid time off program, medical, dental, vision, 401K, 125c and a variety of supplemental coverage (legal, pet insurance, additional life, etc.). Interested, qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae.

Job Description: 

Primary responsibilities include developing bioinformatics pipeline, maintaining internal databases, and building REST APIs to retrieve data from internal databases.

Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Bioinformatics, Biology, Computer Science, or related field is required, Master or PhD is a plus.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • In-depth knowledge of human genetics and molecular biology
  • Proficient working in Linux/Unix
  • Proficient in Perl and/or Python
  • Proficient in database, such as MySQL. NoSQL is a plus
  • Experience in version control system, such as git
  • Experience in JSON format.
  • Experience in various public resources, such as NCBI, UCSC.
  • Experience in biological data format, such as FASTA, GenBank, VCF, BAM, etc
  • Familiar with R or other statistical tools is a plus
  • Familiar with C/C++/Java is a plus
  • Contact Information: 

    Please submit working permission status and available date with CV directly to xli@ambrygen.com.

    About Our Organization: 

    Ambry Genetics is a thriving and fun company that provides molecular diagnostics and biotechnology services. The company is currently located in Aliso Viejo, Orange County, California. Ambry Genetics is one of the leaders of applying cutting-edge technologies in clinical diagnostics.