BIOINFORMATICIAN II

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Aug 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

diversity employer



BIOINFORMATICIAN II
Medicine - Oncology

Occ Summary

Work with teams of Researchers and Scientists providing bioinformatics training, consulting, applications support and development. May have some supervisory or leadership responsibilities.

Work Performed

Provide training on bioinformatics-related concepts, applications.

Collaborate and consult with researchers to analyze problems, recommend technology based solutions, and design computational strategies for a wide range of biological research.

Contribute to the design, development, implementation, and testing of biocomputing tools as part of the Center or department computational biology and genomics programs.

Develop computational tools in biology that use genomic data to generate biological hypotheses.

Create or modify web-based bioinformatics tools, public domain biological databases and software tools for sequence, domain, and structural analysis.

Initiate interdisciplinary collaborations with other centers or may have some supervisory or leadership responsibilities. Ensure completion of deliverables and adherence to timelines.

Analyze and resolve issues that have the potential to jeopardize performance and/or ability to meet agreed upon deliverables.

Recommend new business opportunities, new systems and processes, and improvements in operations. Implement operational improvements approved by senior management.

Perform any other related duties incidental to the work described.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work.

This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. herein. departments. and tools.


Requisition Number
401312503

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
2893 BIOINFORMATICIAN II

Job Family Level
84

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a M.S. in the biological sciences with demonstrable computational skills or a M.S. in computer science with a strong interest in biology/genomics.

Experience

Work requires at least 5 years of experience in bioinformatics. Experience with web-based bioinformatics tools, public domain biological databases and software tools for sequence, domain and structural analysis. Extensive familiarity with and development of computational tools in biology that use genomic data to generate biological hypotheses. Experience with a procedural language, proficient in Java, Perl, 'C', web design, DNA genome informatics, proteomics informatics, statistics, and computer science. Experience with relational databases and SQL helpful. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Auto req ID

92990BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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