The Data Scientist, Bioinformatics will be a key member of the Core Technology team and will develop and implement software tools and algorithms focusing on Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data to advance ARCUS nuclease development and improve genome editing outcome analysis.
The Data Scientist will work closely with Genomics team members to improve and polish current in-house software and translate scripts into software for general scientific consumption. The individual will also leverage current literature to propose and implement new data analysis pipelines that complement and advance the current system of genomic analysis as well as run current analysis pipelines as needed.
The ideal candidate will have extensive experience and knowledge in NGS data analysis. They will have a proven track record of software development for data analytics or bioinformatics applications. The candidate must have a high level of independence to carry out their responsibilities with minimal supervision.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. This list contains the major duties and requirements of the job and is not all-inclusive. Incumbent(s) may be expected to perform role-related duties other than those contained in this document.
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