We are seeking a programmer experienced in data visualization to become part of a team of translational genomicists. The position supports several next-generation sequencing and genomic projects in the area of precision medicine and complex trait etiology. Tools in current development utilize DNA/RNA-seq analysis and integration of these datasets with other genomic data such as from SNP/CNV arrays, methylation arrays, functional assays, as well as with clinicopathological and patient data.
The candidate will operate in a multi-disciplinary group of statistical geneticists, computational biologists and software / database developers who provide methodological development, tools, training, and consultation to the research community in the areas of statistical genetics and computational biology. The successful candidate will be a team oriented individual who has excellent attention to detail and can communicate with researchers of various backgrounds.
BS in a data-related science with 5 years of experience in data analysis and visualization MS preferred in a data-related science with 2 years experience in data analysis and visualization
-Experience with large data visualization
-Experience in data cleaning and large data management
- Ability to work independently and in groups
- Excellent problem solving skills, the ability to think creatively about challenges, and motivation to tackle scientific questions.
- Ability to communicate effectively with collaborators both internally and externally
- Attention to detail and ability to work under pressure to meet tight timelines;
Documented expertise in the following areas required:
- R, SPLUS or SAS
-Python, Perl or C
Job Posting Number: IRC44463