Bioinformatics Analyst (Statistical Genetics/Genetic Epidemiology)
|Posted on:||Tuesday, August 18, 2015|
|Organization:||New York Genome Center|
|Location:||New York, NY|
About the New York Genome Center
The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is an independent, non-profit organization that leverages the collaborative resources of leading academic medical centers, research universities, and commercial organizations. Our vision is to transform medical research and clinical care in New York and beyond through the creation of one of the largest genomics facilities in North America, integrating sequencing, bioinformatics, and data management, as well as performing cutting-edge genomics research.
The New York Genome Center is looking for a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual to join our rapidly expanding informatics division in the bioinformatics and computational biology group. As Bioinformatics Analyst (Statistical Genetics/Genetic Epidemiology), you will be responsible for the analysis and interpretation of next-generation sequencing (NGS) data, including but not limited to small & large scale familial data and population data. You will work as part of a team of analysts and scientists led by experienced bioinformatics scientists.
Job duties might include:
Analyze sequencing data using established pipelines;
BS degree in genetics, statistics, biostatistics, genetic epidemiology, bioinformatics, computer science, physics, mathematics or similar with demonstrable computational and statistical skills required, MS preferred;