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Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2116094
Statistical Genetic Analyst II ***REMOTE WORK POSSIBLE***
Department of Biostatistics
The Department of Biostatistics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is seeking a bioinformatics analyst who will independently and/or as a member of a research team contribute to multiple omics research projects, including the BioVU Cloud Migration effort. The research seeks to reveal the underlying biological/molecular mechanisms of complex diseases through large-scale data mining, especially high-throughput sequencing data.
Effective communication skills as well as efficient data administration and bioinformatics analysis competencies are critical to the success of this position as this role will be used in establishing procedures, writing specifications, programming, documenting, and analyzing data, and preparing manuscripts for presentation and publication.
The Department of Biostatistics at VUMC was founded in 2003, tasked with the mission of bringing biostatistical expertise to the Vanderbilt community. With the unflagging support of the School of Medicine, and the diligence and creativity of our faculty and staff, we daily fulfill our mission: engaging in cutting-edge statistical methodology research, providing collaborative support and educational resources for biomedical and basic science researchers across the university, and training a new generation of Biostatisticians. For more information, please visit https://www.vumc.org/biostatistics/.
This is a standard Monday - Friday day time role with flexibility required and extended based on business needs.
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Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:
This is a full-time position.
Salary is dependent upon education and experience.
Background screens will be performed, and education will be verified prior to employment. Please be prepared to provide required information and/or documentation.