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Kelly Scientific Resources

Bioinformatics Associate III

Post Date:Jun 12, 2019Type:Full-Time
Start Date:6/12/2019Salary:
Location:US-CA-South San Francisco Job Reference:US15TPJL_BH1587682

Job Description:

Title: Bioinformatics Associate III
Our Client is seeking a highly motivated full-time computational biologist contractor to work with their team in the Department of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. The primary focus of this position will be on the analysis and interpretation of high-throughput genomic and clinical data, to further our understanding of the interactions between the immune and stromal components of the tumor microenvironment as they relate to cancer immunotherapy. (A basic understanding of cancer or immune biology is a plus for this position, but is not a requirement.)

  • Analyze and interpret high-throughput molecular data (RNA-Seq, single-cell transcriptomics, etc) in the context of biological problems, in close collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of bench and computational scientists.

  • Integrate high-throughput molecular data with clinical outcome data to inform research programs

  • Contribute to publications in high-quality scientific, technical, and medical journals (and receive publication credit for these contributions)

  • Create interactive visualization and analysis tools to enhance collaboration with bench scientists (preferred, but not required)


  • High level of proficiency with R programming language.

  • Experience in the analysis, visualization, and interpretation of high-throughput data in collaboration with bench scientists and/or clinical scientists.

  • Experience with one or more high-throughput biological assays such as RNA-seq, exome-seq, ChIP-seq and ATAC-seq.

  • Experience with single cell RNA-seq is a plus but not required.

  • Outstanding communication, collaboration, and problem solving skills.

Masters or Ph.D. in a relevant field (such as computational biology, systems biology, bioinformatics, genomics, statistics, cancer biology, etc.)

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Contact Information
Kelly Scientific Resources
Name: Joseph Lindeman

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