Bioinformatics Programmer/Analyst

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Job date: 2014-10-22
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Company : DuPont 

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Role : Research Scientist 

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Job Description:

DuPont is a global Fortune 100 company, operating in 70 countries with 60,000 employees today. Corporate headquarters are in Wilmington, DE. We are looking for people who have a passion for delivering innovative, sustainable solutions that meet our customer needs for a better, healthier, safer life.

DuPont offers an exciting place to work where thousands of innovations are introduced every year. You will have opportunities for growth through involvement in various dynamic industries from high-tech to high-performance; including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation, and apparel.

At DuPont, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join DuPont and discover The miracles of science™.

Bioinformatics Programmer/Analyst-Wilmington, DE

DuPont Central Research and Development (CR&D) is seeking a Bioinformatics Programmer/Analyst to join the bioinformatics, sequencing and automation group located at our research facility in Wilmington, Delaware.

The position is embedded in a strongly collaborative multi-disciplinary setting. The person hired is a highly enthusiastic, collaborative individual, with significant programming and algorithm development experience. He/she will work with computational biologists to develop, deploy and maintain tools that will be used by teams of biologists working on diverse projects. He/she may also train biologists to use packages and tools our group develops and/or deploys. The position will involve opportunities to directly support projects that will deliver real-world solutions affecting the bottom line of the company. A healthy team attitude is expected.

• Masters in Bioinformatics, Computer Science or related field with at least 4 years of relevant professional experience or Bachelor’s degree in the same disciplines with at least 6 years of relevant experience in a professional/industrial biotechnology setting. A degree in biology with strong demonstrated programming and data analysis skills will be considered.
• Demonstrated expertize in at least one of the following languages: Python, C/C++, Java or Perl is required; working knowledge of R and Matlab is desirable.
• Experience in relational database design and development is required. Experience building data warehouses for reporting is desired.
• Ability to work in a Unix/Linux environment is required.
• Experience in web application development and knowledge of MVC frameworks is desirable.
• Practitioner of software engineering best practices such as use of version control (e.g. Git/SVN) is desired.
• Experience with biological databases and bioinformatics applications and packages – commercial and/or open source is desired.
• Experience in collaborating with biologists and other bioinformatics scientists in cross-functional team settings is desired.
Successful candidate will need to be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation

DuPont is an equal opportunity employer. DuPont is an e-verify company.


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Position Type: Programmer Analyst

Reference (Job ID number): BSMSBioinfo2015

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Full Time

Status: open


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Central Research and Development
Tel. Number: 302-695-3285

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