Bioinformatics Analyst

Job Location
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
Job Description
  • •         Maintain existing bioinformatics software packages
  • •         Develop and implement bioinformatics software to support the needs of all business lines and to enhance the company’s bioinformatics platform
  • •         Analyze bioinformatics data and provide reports based on clients’ requirements
  • •         Collaborate with fellow IT team members to provide technical and scientific bioinformatics support and to integrate bioinformatics software into our IT infrastructure
  • •         Work with other departments to understand business requirements, and implement bioinformatics solutions to efficiently address these requirements

Learn new technologies in bioinformatics and genomics, and educate the team in order to maintain GENEWIZ’s leading position in the industry

  • •         M.S. in bioinformatics with 2-5+ years of experience required;  Ph.D. with 1-3+ years of experience preferred
  • •         Concrete experience in bioinformatics software and algorithm development
  • •         Concrete experience in bioinformatics data analysis, including applying statistical approaches to interpret “omic” data
  • •         Familiarity with various NGS platforms and key NGS protocols (e.g. DNA-Seq, RNA-Seq, metagenomics)
  • •         Understanding of relevant biology and demonstrated initiative to keep up with evolving trends in bioinformatics, genomics and IT
  • •         Knowledge of the software development life cycle and agile development practices, with emphasis on quality assurance
  • •         Experience in system architecture, object-oriented software development and relational databases
  • •         Proficiency developing software in Python, Perl, Java and R in a Linux environment
  • •         Familiarity with cloud computing and Big Data technology is a plus, including AWS EC2/ELB/S3 and Hadoop
  • •         Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a dynamic work environment
  • •         Strong written and oral communication skills
How to Apply

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About Our Organization


GENEWIZ is a leading global genomics service company and trusted provider for DNA sequencing, gene synthesis, molecular biology, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and GLP regulatory services. Our customers depend on GENEWIZ to achieve results in a rapid, cost-effective manner through specialized expertise and customizable, scalable services that contribute to the advancement of life sciences and technologies.

GENEWIZ employees have a winning attitude and champion innovation, teamwork and accountability through a results-oriented, customer-centric, and fun culture. We offer various health and financial benefits, learning opportunities, competitive compensation, rewarding bonus programs, and a wide range of work/life benefits designed to make your life easier.

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