Clinical Genomics Analyst

NYU Langone Medical Center
Job Location
New York, NY
80,000 /year

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.

Job Description

The Molecular Pathology Laboratory at the NYU School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to join the Bioinformatics team ( responsible for analyzing clinical genomics data generated in the facility and supporting innovative cutting-edge research conducted by principal investigators at the NYU Langone Medical Center.


  • Analyze DNA-seq datasets obtained from patient samples
  • Setup and maintain an automated computational pipeline for analyzing cancer gene NGS panels
  • Use existing and develop new methods and tools for handling, analyzing and interpreting DNA-seq and RNA-seq data in collaboration with the members of the Applied Bioinformatics Center
  • Setup and maintain variant database
  • Maintain complete documentation of analysis methods
  • Organize data archive
  • MSc in Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, Computer Science or related field
  • Attention to detail and ability to work independently while collaborating and assisting the team in its goals
  • Experience in Unix/Linux systems including HPC environments
  • Scripting languages: Python or Perl
  • Statistical packages: R (preferred) or Matlab.
  • 2+ years of experience with sequencing data (DNA-seq)
  • 2+ years of experience creating customized sequencing analysis pipelines
  • Excellent communication skills with proficiency in written and oral English
  • Salary commensurate with qualification and experience


Required experience:

  • Genomics: 2 years

Required education:

  • Master's


How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter by email to Dr. Tsirigos (aristotelis.tsirigos at

About Our Organization

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.

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