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Bioinformatics Scientist – Assay design (4MM2018)United States

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Bioinformatics Scientist – Assay design (4MM2018)

United States

• Will design highly multiplexed amplification panels capable of interrogating genes and mutations
• Will develop tools and algorithm for amplicon design
• Will analyze NGS data from amplicon design and targeted sequencing panels to improve and optimize the pipelines
• Will interrogate clinical databases to identify genes and variations associated with relevant clinical indications
• Will collaborate with internal project teams and with external organizations
• Will provide written documentation and specifications of bioinformatic workflows and requirements

Basic qualifications
• PhD or Masters in Bioinformatics, Computational biology, Genomics
• Experience with PCR primer design
• Experience with NGS data analysis
• Expertise in Python or Perl
• Proficiency in Linux environment
• Strong knowledge of Bioinformatics tools and databases (e.g. GATK, BWA, Samtools, Bowtie, UCSC browser, RefSeq, dbSNP, ClinVar, TCGA, COSMIC)
• Strong understanding of genomics, genetics, and sequencing technologies
• Collaborative
Preferred qualifications
• Industry experience and/or experience working in a deliverable focused environment
• Experience with R and statistical analysis
• Knowledge of single cell genomics
• Experience in cancer genomics

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