BIOINFORMATICS RESEARCH DATA ANALYST I,MED School of Medicine, Biochemistry

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Boston University
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BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States
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Oct 21, 2021

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BIOINFORMATICS RESEARCH DATA ANALYST I,MED School of Medicine, Biochemistry

Tracking Code3443 Job Description

The Lau lab at BUMC is recruiting for an analyst to support various genomics and bioinformatics projects. Candidates should have training in bioinformatics analysis of deep-sequencing and gene expression data. Candidates will interface with molecular biologists in analyzing small RNA, RNA-Seq , ChIP-Seq, and other techniques from Illumina deep-sequencing libraries. This position also offers ample opportunity for a computationalist to gain practical wet-lab experience in the expanding realms of molecular biology. Candidates should have a degree in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Computer Science, or a related discipline. Programming skills and experience with high-throughput genomic data are highly desirable. Excellent communications skills and the ability to work on a variety of projects are essential.

Required Skills

Degree in Computational biology field, bioinformatics, data analytics.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular

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