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Bioinformatics Scientist III

Organization
Integrated DNA Technologies
Job Location
1710 Commercial Park
Coralville, IA 52241
United States
Job Description

Location: Coralville, Iowa, United States of America
Job Category: STEM (Includes IT)
Job ID: R1119862


The Bioinformatics Research Scientist III will develop and maintain bioinformatics pipelines for novel qPCR, NGS, and functional genomics applications, perform NGS data analysis and provide computational support for research and product development. This individual will work closely with other scientists and be a key contributor to the product development team.

Essential Functions:

  • Develops and maintains pipelines for functional genomics, NGS, and qPCR applications
  • Provides data analysis support for product development and external collaborations
  • Works closely with R&D scientists to support their daily research activities
  • Participates in brainstorming sessions and contributes ideas in technology, algorithms and products
  • Works independently and also collaborates with other team members to meet project deadlines
  • Prepares and delivers presentations based on scientific and technical progress and achievements
  • Demonstrates and upholds behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values and delivers the Integrated DNA Technologies experience to customers and other business associates.
  • Performs other duties as assigned



Education:

  • Bachelor's degree (in Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a related field) with six or more years relevant work experience required
  • Master's degree (in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or a related field) with four or more years relevant work experience preferred
  • PhD degree (in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or a related field) preferred



Professional Experience:

  • Previous experience in qPCR or NGS required
  • Knowledge and understanding of computational and biological issues required
  • Previous experience in functional genomics (e.g. CRISPR, dsiRNA, ASO, etc.) preferred
  • Previous experience working in a multidisciplinary, fast-paced and results-oriented environment preferred
  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals preferred



Other Job Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Python or other scripting languages
  • Programming and data analysis experience in a distributed Unix environment
  • Familiarity with public bioinformatics resources and tools
  • Knowledge of best-practice data presentation methods for internal and external audiences
  • Ability to easily integrate into and collaborate with a multidisciplinary team
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Adaptability to performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
  • Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
  • Adaptability to accepting responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.



What We Offer:

  • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
  • 16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options



Are you ready to join an innovative, fast-paced, new team? Apply Now!

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

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