Responsible for providing bioinformatics support to different projects in research computing department at GIS and work closely with biologists and IT specialists to develop bioinformatics pipelines/tools and provide custom analysis. The individual will join a bioinformatics supporting group and take the leadership role to support research projects. The individual may participate in Industrial Collaborations and work semi-independently. S/he may collaborate with wet-lab scientists on a per project basis (as consultants whose time is budgeted on grants) and publish results. S/he may work with IT specialists in the development of pipelines for analyzing massive parallel sequencing data from Next Generation Sequencers. The individual should be committed to delivering bioinformatics services to web-lab scientists with a priority on customer satisfaction.