Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)Department:
LCCC - UCRF-426805Working Title:
Bioinformatics ScientistAppointment Type:
EHRA Non-FacultyPosition Posting Category:
Research ProfessionalsSalary Range:
Dependent on Qualifications and ExperienceFull Time/Part Time?:
Full-Time PermanentHours per Week:
20037855Posting Open Date:
03/03/2021Open Until Filled:
NoProposed Start Date:
Are you interested in helping push cancer research forward? Would you like to tackle big data problems applied to cancer and the immune system? Do you want to be part of a team that assists in providing personalized data driven treatments to cancer patients? If so, the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Immunogenomics Facility is looking for you!
The Immunogenomics Facility at the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center provides bioinformatics and computational biology research services for the cancer center, focused on analysis of clinical samples from cancer immunotherapy trials. We work closely with immunogenomics researchers, clinicians, and with the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Bioinformatics Core. As a member of the Immunogenomics Facility, the Bioinformatics Scientist will be responsible for development and execution of software for advanced data analysis tasks in support of LCCC sponsored research. Research goals will be identified through collaboration with geneticists, oncologists, immunologists, biostatisticians, statisticians, and informaticians. Fulfillment of this responsibility requires experience in a Linux computing cluster environment, programmatic database queries, management of large data sets, data mining, statistical analysis, and strong scientific communication skills.
A M.S. or B.S and 3 years of experience in computer science, mathematics, physics, bioinformatics, genetics, statistics, or computational biology is required.Qualifications and Experience:
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.