Bioinformatics Specialist

Organization
Immortagen Inc.
Job Location
the BioVentures Center, 2500 Crosspark Rd
Coralville, IA 52241
Salary
Competitive salary, bonus and equity
Benefits

Benefits package, effective hire date.

Job Description

 

We currently have a great opportunity for an intermediate level bioinformatician with experience to join a team of scientists responsible for the research, development, and optimization of our diagnostic products. The ideal candidate must be able to work in a collaborative research environment and to contribute to the innovative work for our product development.  

 

 Responsibilities:

 

•Perform bioinformatic analyses of experimental data produced by massively parallel next generation sequencing.

 

•Process and manipulate large genomic sequence data for genomic research purposes.

 

•Identify, design, develop and help implement data analysis tools to meet project goals and timelines, communicate key issues and discoveries appropriately

 

•Collaborate with other scientists including computer scientists, statistician, cancer biologist and oncologists.

 

Requirements

 

• PhD (preferred) or Master's in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or related field; Multidisciplinary experience preferred.

 

• Understanding of the complexities of biological data and genomic annotation.

 

• Experience in computational analysis of cancer evolution and research in genetic intra-tumor heterogeneity are highly desired.

 

•Fluency in programming and scripting languages is desired.

 

•Experiences in data mining using various machine learning methods is desired.

 

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are plus.

 

How to Apply

 

To apply,  e-mail resume/vitae to: info@immortagen.com or visit http://www.immortagen.com 

 

About Our Organization

 

Immortagen is a life sciences company focusing on the development of cutting edge cancer diagnostic technologies. The vision of Immortagen is to conquer cancer through providing innovative analytical tools for clinical decision support in cancer. Our MATCH algorithm, a guide to select the most effective targeted treatment, is a truly personalized approach for a precision cancer treatment. Our company offers the unique opportunity for discovery scientists and innovators to create and collaborate on cutting-edge science that is revolutionizing cancer diagnostics and treatment.

 

We are located at the Iowa City/Coralville, Iowa in the Midwestern United States and have research collaborations with investigators at the University of Iowa.


 

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