Duties: This position will support the research activities of a faculty member. Duties include: analyze omics data using established pipelines and perform appropriate QC measures; benchmark new next-generation sequencing tools as they become available and actively seek to improve in-house analysis pipelines; develop and apply omics data analysis approaches specific to asthma and pulmonary diseases; planning and participating in research meetings; composing and maintaining scientific meeting minutes; editing manuscripts, grants, and IRB submissions; producing tables and data for manuscripts and presentations.
Qualifications: BS degree and 1 to 2 yrs of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. MS degree highly desirable.
Experience programming in Python, R or equivalent required.
Experience or training in statistics or machine learning, and working in Unix and high performing environments preferred.
Ideal candidate will have experience in an academic research setting and function well independently as well as collaboratively.
Must have superior organizational skills
Must be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Reference Number: 40-27897
Salary Grade: 025
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: BE-Informatics Division
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research