Computer Scientist Computational Biologist Job
Job Code - 704
Position - Full Time - Regular
Job First Active on: Wednesday, February 08, 2012
Computer Scientist Computational Biologist
In this role, you will develop algorithms to reconstruct an organism’s genome from millions or billions of sequence bits – using data that are now available as a result of fundamental innovations in sequencing technology. The position involves mixture of algorithm design and implementation, rapid prototyping on data sets, analysis of data sets, interaction with laboratory personnel, writing for internal use and publication.
You will work in an intense, exciting environment as part of a five-person team in a cutting-edge organization with over 100 world-class computational scientists, tackling a wide range of critical issues in genomics and biomedicine.
•Work with team to rapidly design and prototype algorithms on experimental data; implement and optimize successful algorithms.
•Contribute to and maintain shared, documented, reusable codebase.
•Interact and collaborate with other computational scientists, laboratory personnel, and biologists.
•Prepare written reports for internal use and publication.
REQUIREMENTS - QUALIFICATIONS: Computer Scientist Computational Biologist
•Exceptionally deep computational understanding and abilities. Must have strong mathematical and abstract thinking skills, and hands-on ability to turn ideas into code. Strong statistical background preferred.
•PhD in math, physics, computer science, or comparable research experience required.
•Strong C++ programming skills and experience in Unix/Linux environment required.
•Experience in industry is a plus.
•Excellent oral and written communication skills needed.
•Must be capable of self-directed research within broader goals set by group.
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