Scientist, Bioinformatics - Oncology | GenomeWeb

Scientist, Bioinformatics - Oncology

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Job Location
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Job Description

Position Summary: The Molecular Profiling group at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is looking for a Scientist to analyze proprietary and public cancer profiling data to support Oncology target and biomarker discovery & development, as well as implement and develop analysis pipelines using cutting-edge algorithms and statistically sound methodologies.
Responsibilities: -Collaborate with scientists from Oncology Angiogenesis, Preclinical and Clinical departments to design profiling experiments and draft data analysis plan - Communicate results with scientists and refine analysis based on feedback. Plan and prioritize followup experiments - Prepare clear, concise and easy-to-understand presentations and documentations for collaborators, senior management and government agencies - Analyze proprietary and public profiling data to support Oncology targets and biomarker discovery - Analyze proprietary toxicity profiling data to support Tox studies - Analyze proprietary clinical profiling data to support Clinical studies - Participate in team effort of organizing and integrating proprietary and public molecular profiling data to enable data sharing and visualization for bench scientists -Contribute to team effort of developing molecular profiling strategies/pipelines and establishing data analysis best practices


This position requires a PhD with 2 years of work experience.  Additional requirements include, but are not limited to:
- Expertise in cancer biology - Expertise in cancer NGS data analysis to detect variation, copy number variation, fusion and alternative splicing, and to assess their function in tumorigenesis - Experience with analyzing cancer molecular profiling data in the public domain such as TCGA - Experience with a variety of molecular profiling platforms such as microarray and NGS, and their data analysis best practices - Familiarity with modeling (e.g., machine learning) and network building (e.g. gene regulation networks); Keen interest and determination to be at the cutting-edge of algorithms and model building - Familiarity with bioinformatics tools and software such as R, Linux, Perl, Python, Java, MatLab, SQL, web programming, SpotFire, Partek - Ability to work both independently and collaboratively - Team spirit and commitment to share and collaborate - Excellent communication and presentation skills

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About Our Organization

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron markets medicines for eye diseases, colorectal cancer, and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including hypercholesterolemia, oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, allergic asthma, and atopic dermatitis.

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