Bioinformatics Analyst

Organization
NYU Langone School of Medicine
Job Location
New York, NY 11375
Benefits

We are pleased to have one of the most competitive compensation packages not only among New York's hospitals and healthcare institutions, but within the corporate sector as well. Add to that a very attractive tuition program, and you'll see just some of the ways that NYU Langone Medical Center demonstrates our commitment to our employees.

 

NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

 

Job Description

Bioinformatics analyst

NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center, and one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research and medical education, is seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join the Genome Technology Center (GTC) Bioinformatics team.  S/he will be responsible for analyzing genomics data generated in the GTC and supporting innovative cutting-edge research conducted by principal investigators at the NYU School of Medicine.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with bench scientists to understand and help accomplish their research goals
  • Become an expert in various types of sequencing data analysis (e.g. RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, Hi-C-seq, bisulfite sequencing, whole-genome sequencing)
  • Perform robust data quality control and validation
  • Design, implement, execute standard pipelines for routine genomics data analyses
  • Design, implement, execute customized pipelines for collaborative research projects
  • Adapt genomic data analysis pipelines in a rapidly evolving research environment
  • Integrate different types of genomics data
  • Prepare concise presentations of computational results

 

 

Requirements
  • Master’s in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Experience in Unix/Linux systems including HPC environments
  • Scripting languages: Python or Perl
  • Statistical packages: R (preferred) or Matlab.
  • 1+ years of experience with sequencing data (two of DNA-seq, RNA-seq and ChIP-seq)
  • 1+ years of experience creating customized sequencing analysis pipelines
  • Excellent communication skills with proficiency in written and oral English

 

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