Senior Associate Data Analysist

Macrogen Corp.
Job Location
1330 Piccard Drive
Suite 103
Rockville, MD 20850
Discussed during interview
Job Description

Macrogen Clinical Laboratory (MCL), Macrogen Corp. in Rockville, MD is seeking a Computational Scientist/Bioinformatician to work on implementing pipeline, computational analysis and/or interpretation for clinical genomic samples associated with cancer and rare diseases of high throughput NGS (DNA/RNA) data. Computational language expertise such as Java, Python, or Perl programming and proficiency in Linux environment are required. Grid/cloud computing familiarity and database experience are desirable. 


-          Master (+ 3 year or more experience using genomic data anlaysis)/PhD in Statistical genetics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Systems Biology (genomics area) or any relevant area

-          Strong large genomic data analysis experience using Python/Perl/Java and/or R

-          Strong Linux bash scripting experience

-          Experience in high throughput data analysis using DNA/RNA data and cancer data including but not limited to panels, transcriptome analysis, whole exome sequencing and whole genome sequencing with bioinformatics tools (e.g., BWA, GATK, ISAAC, etc.)

-          Good communication, interpersonal and presentation skills for team work 

About Our Organization

Macrogen Clinical Laboratory, Macrogen Corp. provides CLIA-licensed and distinguished quality genomic technology services (NGS, capillary sequencing and bioinformatics) to researchers in academic and clinical settings. We are located in biomedical community in Rockville, MD (HQ), as well as in Boston and New York. MCL has highly trained experts in cutting-edge NGS instrument systems such as the Illumina’s latest HiSeq X/HiSeq 2500 and Life Technologies’s Ion PGM/Proton instruments. Macrogen Inc., our parent company, has been providing genome research solutions to over 16 countries in Asia and Europe since 1997.  Website:  /



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