• Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Founda
  • $95,305.00 -150,310.00/year*
  • Cambridge , MA
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 101 Auburn St

The position requires combining an understanding of biological sciences with computational techniques in data engineering, statistics and mathematics to contribute to solving unmet medical needs. Nimble analytic skills, independent motivation, excellent communication, continuous education, and a team-oriented focus are critical to thrive in this dynamic environment. Minimum requirements The successful candidate will have a strong scientific and computational background, such as a PhD in bio/cheminformatics, computational biology/chemistry, or MS with at least 3 years of computational experience in an industrial setting. Required skills include: o Proficient in Python or R, SQL, and shell scripting in a Unix/Linux environment. o Familiar with fundamental concepts in molecular biology, chemical biology, statistics, and bioinformatics. Wet lab experience is a bonus. o Relevant work experience using scientific computing in a life-science environment. o Demonstrated ability to develop, implement, and apply project-tailored and generic data analysis workflows to answer scientific questions. o Demonstrated experience working with heterogenous data and metadata (e.g. transcriptomics data, proteomics data, imaging data). o Excellent scientific communication skills and effective data visualization skills. o Excellent written and oral English; any additional language a plus. o High-learning capacity and curiosity, with a solution-based approach to problem-solving. Desirable skills include: o Experience with cloud-based and/or cluster computing environments (Spark/UGE/AWS). o Designing and using relational databases to answer scientific questions at scale. o Familiar with web-based deployment of models and results (rest, flask, js, plotly, or shiny). o Using machine learning or deep neural networks to solve project-specific problems. 260436BRSalary Range: NAMinimum QualificationLess than 5 years
Associated topics: data analyst, data engineer, data manager, data scientist, database, erp, hbase, mongo database, sql, teradata

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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