Agilent Laboratories, Life Sciences and Diagnostics, is seeking an enthusiastic, experienced and skilled researcher to work as part of an international innovative multidisciplinary team developing next generation technologies for life science research, diagnostics and synthetic biology.
The focus of this position will be research in applying Big Data technologies for scalable life science data analysis. Therefore, we are seeking a researcher to build upon a strong working knowledge of bioinformatics, machine learning and big data technologies such as MapReduce, Apache Spark and NoSQL databases on both structured and unstructured data. The successful candidate will investigate, define, develop and apply, in collaboration with other members of the team, state of the art informatics, data analysis and data visualization tools to significantly enhance the practice of analyzing large life science datasets.
A successful candidate will communicate progress, results, challenges and opportunities to management and technical leadership, to selected external organizations, including collaborators, and, when appropriate, to the general scientific community via presentations at scientific conferences and in peer-reviewed publications.