Senior Research Bioinformatician

Organization
Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, A*STAR
Job Location
Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, A*STAR
Singapore
Job Description

Research Officer The computational biology group at the Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS) invites applications for a research officer position in the area of systems biology. The successful candidate will join an established research team focusing on understanding molecular and biomedical data from observational and interventional clinical studies.

Responsibilities:
 - Manipulation, processing and analysis of array and NGS data
 - Integration of multiple data types and sources
 - Interpretation and communication of analysis results in biological context
 - Pathway and network analysis to build testable biological hypotheses
 - Collaboration with scientists from other departments to design and validate biomarker signatures

Requirements

- Bachelors / Masters in relevant field of bioinformatics, genomics or translational sciences

- Substantial previous experience of processing genomics data and network/ pathway analysis

- Ability to understand and communicate the caveats and context of computational biology results, to multi-disciplinary scientists 

- Detailed understanding of the bioinformatics tools available in the public domain and their relative strengths. 

- Adapt at data manipulation, analysis and scripting 

- Familiarity with commonly used genomics and network software solutions 

- Previous experience with NGS data, miRNA networks or methylation assessment 

- Ability to work in an environment with tight timelines and multiple priorities

How to Apply

We welcome interested applicants to submit a full CV and contact details of two referees to [email protected]

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