Bioinformatics Expert Developer

Organization: 
Sequencing LLC
Job Location: 
Virtual (Telecommute)
Job Description: 

Think you're bioinformatics skills are ready for some truly groundbreaking projects that will change the world?

If so, we look forward to speaking with you!

Sequencing LLC is a fast-paced, fun company looking for a Bioinformatics Specialist to join our innovation team on a part-time basis. The Bioinformatics Specialist will be working on groundbreaking projects that are at the forefront of the genetics industry, including creating innovative pipelines for primary, secondary and tertiary analysis of genetic data.

While we are located in the San Francisco bay area, work for this position can be conducted virtually so applicants can be based anywhere in the world.

Requirements: 

We are searching for a self-motivated bioinformatics expert who thinks creatively and is very detail oriented. In-addition to excellent domain knowledge you should also have significant hands-on experience with coding pipelines and algorithms.

We are open to all applications that have significant expertise in bioinformatics including current masters or doctoral students, postdocs and seasoned bioinformatics experts.

Applicants should have the following background and skills:

--Significant bioinformatics domain experience with genetics and genomics. Personal genomics experience is a plus.

--Knowledge and hands on working experience of working with public databases.

--Experience of working with large datasets and Big Data from Next Generation Sequencing platforms.

--Hands on experience of developing pipelines for Next Generation Sequencing applications.

--Hands on coding experience required in

        -.NET or PERL

        -SQL databases

        -Algorithm development

        -GIT or Team Foundation Server

        -Visual Studio or other IDEs

--Software development experience a plus.

--Web application development a plus

--Innovative problem-solving abilities

--Hardworking, self-motivated, goal oriented and with attention to detail.

--Should be able to work in small teams and in collaboration with managers and other software developers. 

Contact Information: 

Please email bioinformatics@sequencing.com with a Cover Letter and your resume.

Applicants who qualify as awesome based upon initial review of his or her resume will then be asked to interview by phone or Skype with the company's Director of Bioinformatics. Applicants who live in the San Francisco bay area may also be asked to interview in person.

About Our Organization: 

Sequencing LLC is an early stage genomics company based in California that develops groundbreaking software applications that monetize genetic information. We are bringing genetics to the world through software solutions that enable other companies and organizations to obtain tremendous value from genetic data.