Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Foster City, CA

Description

Required Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
Thorough understanding and interest in biology with the demonstrated ability to contribute to scientific efforts focused on understanding diseases
Excellent background in next-generation sequencing data analysis
Strong programming and scripting abilities in languages such as Python, R, C++, C#, Java
Experience with open-source bioinformatics tools / packages (GATK, Bioconductor, etc)
Strong organizational and communication skills

Desired Knowledge, Experience, and Skills:
Knowledge of virology and immuno-informatics tools and datasets
Experience in database design and writing queries for SQL and document databases
Experience evaluating genetic variation in populations using phylogenetics

Specific Education and Experience:
A PhD or 7+ years of experience with MS degree in bioinformatics, computer science, computational biology, genomics, or a related field.