|Category||Advanced Practice Professional|
|Job type||Full Time|
The Eischen lab at the Thomas Jefferson University is looking for a highly motivated, detail-oriented computational biologist to join our research team to study tumor initiation and progression.
Perform computational analysis of genomic, transcriptomic, and proteomic data using established pipelines and/or developing new methods. Develop databases and web-servers on newly generated data curated in the Eischen lab or in the collaborators lab. Assist in writing grants and manuscripts. Ability to learn and deliver work in fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Work directly with research groups from diverse background to analyze high-throughput data and address scientific problems with bioinformatics approaches and statistical analyses. Manage and archive large data sets generated from next-generation sequencing experiments and maintain detailed records of all analyses. P resent results at lab meetings and report progress updates. Perform other related duties as assigned.
B.S. in computer science, bioinformatics, or biomedical engineering with at least 3 years related experience required.
M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, or Biomedical Engineering is preferred. Experience in writing computer code and scripts in R and/or Python required and the ability to develop R/python package is preferred. Proficiency knowledge in Unix and statistical data analyses required. Experience in developing databases and web-servers preferred.
Previous experience in designing and building integrative bioinformatics approaches using multiple types of omics data and experience in machine learning/graph theory/network analysis/systems biology preferred. Experience in an academic environment is preferred.
|Employer||Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health|