Senior Bioinformatics Scientist

Organization: 
GeneStamp (Stealth Silicon Valley Startup)
Job Location: 
Menlo Park, CA
Job Description: 

BACKGROUND:
We are hiring for a senior bioinformatics role at an exciting stealth Silicon Valley startup, operating at the intersection of big data and genomics. This early-stage role allows entrepreneurial talent to shape and grow the computational biology needs of the company. The company is well-funded and growing rapidly.

REQUIREMENTS:
* Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, or equivalent
* Extensive experience with NGS technologies, sequence analysis tools, and public biological databases
* Strong scripting skills in one or more of: Python, Perl, Ruby, Unix/Linux shell
* Solid understanding of statistical analysis and bioinformatics algorithms
* Strong skills in C++, object-oriented design and cloud-computing is strong plus.
* Highly self-motivated and enjoy working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
* Startup interest and/or experience a plus

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested, please email your cover letter and CV to mahni [dot] ghorashi [at] genestamp [dot] com

Contact Information: 

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested, please email your cover letter and CV to mahni [dot] ghorashi [at] genestamp [dot] com