Design, develop and maintain bioinformatics analysis pipelines, methods and software for analysis of clinical genomics sequencing data including read alignment, variant calling, annotation and statistical data analysis using open source and in-house developed software.
Collaborate with software engineers, contribute to product development by building and maintaining computational infrastructure for robust, cost-effective, and automated execution of bioinformatics pipelines in the cloud.
Provide consultation and technical solutions for bioinformatics projects
Identify and/or conceive novel data science approaches to better and more efficiently analyse client and public data sets.
Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the bioinformatics software and analytical pipelines development lifecycle
MS with experience in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science or related fields
Excellent programming skills in Python and Perl
In-depth understanding and skills in analysing next-generation sequencing data, and a strong biology background
Excellent working knowledge of bioinformatics tools and databases
Personal initiative and ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Excellent communication skills and ability to learn and work independently when necessary
High energy and inquisitive and strong attention to detail
Experience with analysis of human genome sequencing data.
Experience with using version control systems such as git.
Experience with cloud computing in AWS, parallel computing, and big data.
Experience with NoSQL databases
Skills in other languages (e.g. R, Perl, Shell)
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