Senior Scientist (Bioinformatics) | GenomeWeb

Senior Scientist (Bioinformatics)

Exosome Diagnostics
Job Location
Cambridge, MA

Competitive salary and benefits package.

An attractive location in the vibrant Boston/Cambridge community of biotech and academic research.

Job Description
  • Analyzing Next-Gen Sequencing and Microarray data from exosome RNA derived from clinical samples.
  • Deriving genetic signatures as biomarkers and evaluating their statistical validity.
  • Developing new algorithms and tools or modifying existing as needed.
  • Assisting in the design of key experiments and company-wide projects to advance the development and understanding of the molecular biology of exosomes.
  • Providing assistance and training to aid the development of other team members.
  • Contributing data and analysis to intellectual property filings and publications.
  • Presenting analysis and interacting with the rest of the company’s scientific staff and key stake holders, including our collaborator network of world-class hospitals and universities. 
  • PhD in Bioinformatics, computer science, molecular biology or in other relevant field and 3+ years of experience preferably in industry or biotech.
  • Proficient in the use of bioinformatics tools and requisite programming skills with experience working with genomic data analysis, especially analysis of sequencing data
  • A strong candidate will have experience with Unix, Perl or Python, and R Bioconductor programming.


Desired Skills:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple projects and frequent deadlines.
  • Scientific publication record in leading journals and are current on scientific literature.
  • Are disciplined, organized and understand the importance of documenting your work.
  • Are systematic, meticulous, can work independently and are deadline focused.
  • Are looking for an opportunity to contribute to significant research outside of large corporate structures.

Have an excellent work ethic with high energy levels

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a resume (Word or PDF format) to

Please put [2677724](Senior Scientist Bioinformatics) in the subject line.

About Our Organization

At Exosome Diagnostics, we are translating cutting edge science into real clinical products to benefit patients and doctors. We are developing and commercializing clinical in-vitro diagnostics with our industry partners Qiagen, Eli Lilly and other leaders in personalized medicine, offering the potential for significant corporate growth and enhanced career development. We encourage the honest exchange of ideas and a culture of collaboration within the company, to help the exceptional people who work here to excel and to reach company goals.

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