We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Bioinformatics Programmer.
The Aravinda Chakravarti Laboratory in the Center for Human Genetics and Genomics at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated, knowledgeable and enthusiastic individual to join the group as a software programmer and engineer. This individual will be responsible for implementing new algorithms for large-scale analyses of human genome and clinical data, perform computer simulations to optimize their performance and perform statistical analyses of human disease molecular data.
This is a great opportunity to learn and acquire skills in a rapidly growing sector of precision medicine, develop new tools for the community and be authors on published studies.
To qualify you must have a BSc or MSc in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, or Data Science.
Proven experience in developing and optimizing code for complex problems requiring integration of multiple data sources.
Proven experience with Python, Perl, R, Java, Unix/Linux operating systems, and shell scripting. Experience in batch HPC cluster environment with a parallel file system is required. Additional experience with standard genomics tools for high-throughput sequencing data analysis, experience with markup languages such as HTML is desirable.
Ability to work independently while collaborating and assisting the team in its common research goals.
Proven ability to articulate, communicate and implement solutions in a multi-member group.
Ph.D., M.S., or B.S./B.A. with 4+ years of experience in bioinformatics. Experience with genetic analysis experience.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Grossman School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you’ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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