The Ontology group is responsible for QIAGEN's large, high-quality Knowledge Base of biological concepts, and its use to integrate content curated from the literature and public databases into our customer applications. As a member of this group, you will join a dynamic cross-functional team composed of biologists, ontologists, bioinformaticians and software engineers working on truly cutting-edge technology. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals with interdisciplinary training in biology and computer science to contribute to the advancement of science and healthcare!
- Develop models to store and organize biological concepts and relationships in a consistent and computable manner
- Develop processes to acquire and integrate new types of content from both structured and semi/un-structured sources into the knowledge base
- Integrate content into customer applications to support new features and enhancements
- Think critically about our technology and processes to propose and develop scalable and automated methods for expanding, testing and maintaining the knowledge base