Scientific Computing Professional Principal
Position Summary: The University of Georgia, Institute of Bioinformatics in the Kissinger Research Group is accepting applications for a Scientific Computing Professional Principal. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a diverse array of data types, projects, and researchers as part of the Informatics Core of a large systems biology project. Primary responsibilities include: writing and running programs to automate data management and analyses; use and development of project dictionaries and scientific ontologies to map to existing and emerging domain-specific standards for different data types; Web development; development and maintenance of Oracle instances, database schema and SQL queries for data mining; and the validation of project data types for quality control. PhD in computer science required, plus 4 years of experience with information systems in the life sciences or related field, experience managing data in a relational framework in a Unix/Linux environment, including development of scientific ontologies, scientific systems administration and Web Development. Physical demands include sitting at a desk most of the workday. This is a full-time, benefits eligible position located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well known for its quality of life both outdoor and urban activities (www.georgia.gov). UGA (www.uga.edu) is a land/sea grant institution located 75 miles northeast of Atlanta. Send CV and cover letter to: [email protected] Applications must be received by August 31, 2018. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.
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About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 75 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.