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Bioinformatics Scientist

Location San Diego, California Job ID 19-77745

Job Description

At LabCorp/Sequenom, we foster innovation in molecular diagnostics, and we have a guiding vision in enabling healthier lives through the development of our products and services. Join the Bioinformatics team and take part in expanding the extremities of clinical diagnostics!

As a Bioinformatics Scientist, you will work closely with a team of technical and production professionals. You will be a key member in analyzing genomic and clinical data and providing analysis support to R&D and Clinical Lab. This role requires a broad knowledge of bioinformatics, statistics, and programming, paired with effective communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and model structured data using advanced statistical methods and implement algorithms and software needed to perform analyses.
  • Perform explanatory data analyses, generate and test working hypotheses, prepare and analyze historical data and identify patterns.
  • Generate QC reports, Implement validation study and present the data to the clinical lab and R&D

Requirements

Job Requirements

  • PhD in Computational of Biology or Bioinformatics or Computer science
  • Master in Bioinformatics, applied Computer Science, Mathematics or Statistics with 2-3 years of experience in clinical industry or in Diagnostics side. 
  • Experience with Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) preferred.
  • Experience on statistical analysis in an industry setting preferred.
  • Good coding skills in R, Perl or Python and BASH
  • Skilled at SQL.
  • Track record in combining analytic methods with data visualizations.
  • Must be a detail-oriented self-starter who can organize workloads.

Shift

1

Schedule

Monday through Friday, 8:00-5:00

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