Internship or Full Time Bioinformatics Scientist

Viome Inc
Job Location
20380 Town Center Lane
Cupertino, CA 95014
Job Description

Internship or Full Time Bioinformatics Scientist

We are seeking an energetic and highly skilled bioinformatician who can work independently and as part of a team. The position will be in Cupertino, CA (Mountain View, CA after July).

The successful applicant will need to:

  • ●  Quickly learn the structure of the existing software.

  • ●  Be able to modify the existing software and/or re-write it in a more efficient language.

  • ●  Develop new tools for gut microbiome and human transcriptome genomic data analysis.

    Job requirements:

  • ●  Ability to legally work in USA

  • ●  Candidates with a BS degree with several (6+) year experience, MS with 3+ years

    experience or PhD with 0+ years are preferred.

  • ●  Expertise in Python (required), C++ (desired), Perl (desired), Scala (desired).

  • ●  Expertise in Linux and Shell programming (required).

  • ●  Familiarity with source code revision control such as git, svn or related systems.

  • ●  Experience working with NGS data and common bioinformatics tools (bwa/bowtie,

    samtools, bedtools).

    Preferred Skills and Expertise:

  • ●  Familiarity with Amazon's EC2, RDS and S3.

  • ●  Experience with microbiology and microbiome literature.

  • ●  Experience in analysis of microbiome next generation sequencing data.

  • ●  Experience in analysis of human transcriptome next generation sequencing data.

  • ●  Experience in gut microbiome (metatranscriptomics) analysis.

  • ●  Experience in the development of bioinformatics tools for genomic data analysis.

  • ●  Experience in the development of bioinformatic pipelines and workflows.

  • ●  Experience in the validation and optimization of bioinformatic tools .

  • ●  Familiarity with and experience in the use of NCBI and other common gene, protein and

    pathway annotations sources and databases.

  • ●  Experience with of taxonomy and taxonomic classification systems.

    Please send your resume to "rene at viome dot com" for further consideration.

  • Kind regards,

  • Viome Inc. 

How to Apply


Please send resume to rene at viome dot com


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