Senior Data Scientist

Pacific Biosciences
Job Location: 
Menlo Park, CA
Job Description: 

Pacific Biosciences is looking for a senior data scientist to join a team developing exploratory and production scientific applications using PacBio DNA sequencing data.


The ideal candidate will have a master's degree or PhD in a quantitative field, a solid background in statistical methodology, and proven experience modeling complex quantitative data.

Experience using R or Python/pandas/numpy is a must; experience using C#/F# is a plus.

PacBio sells the RS2, is a revolutionary DNA sequencing instrument that enables push-button genome assembly. Join our team!

About Our Organization: 

Pacific Biosciences’ mission is to transform the way humankind acquires, processes and interprets data from living systems through the design, development and commercialization of innovative tools for biological research. The company has developed a novel approach to studying the synthesis and regulation of DNA, RNA and protein. Combining recent advances in nanofabrication, biochemistry, molecular biology, surface chemistry and optics, Pacific Biosciences has created a powerful technology platform called single molecule, real-time, or SMRT™, technology. SMRT technology enables real-time analysis of biomolecules with single molecule resolution, which has the potential to transform the understanding of biological systems by providing a window into these systems that has not previously been open for scientific study.