Senior Bioinformatics Analyst – NYU School of Medicine – New York, NY

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Job ID: 5951
Job date: 2016-09-02
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Company : NYU School of Medicine 

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Role : Research Scientist 

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Job Description:

Senior Bioinformatics AnalystThe Applied Bioinformatics Center ( at the NYU School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to join the Bioinformatics team responsible for analyzing genomics data generated in the facility and supporting innovative cutting-edge research conducted by principal investigators at the NYU Langone Medical Center.


Work closely with bench scientists to understand and help accomplish their research goalsAnalyze various types of sequencing data analysis (e.g. RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, Hi-C-seq, bisulfite sequencing, whole-genome sequencing)Perform robust data quality control and validationAdapt genomic data analysis pipelines in a rapidly evolving research environmentDevelop novel methods for multi-omics data analysis and integration

Required skills

Ph.D. or M.Sc. in Bioinformatics, System Biology, Computer Science or related fieldKnowledge of biology and understanding of key and complex biological concepts (genes, pathways, microbial phylogeny and microbial ecology)Ability to work independently while collaborating and assisting the team in its common research goalsAttention to detail and ability to work on multiple projects is necessaryExperience in Unix/Linux systems including HPC environmentsScripting languages: Python or PerlStatistical packages: R (preferred) or Matlab.3+ years of experience with sequencing data (two of DNA-seq, RNA-seq and ChIP-seq)3+ years of experience creating customized sequencing analysis pipelinesExcellent communication skills with proficiency in written and oral English

We are pleased to have one of the most competitive compensation packages not only among New York's hospitals and healthcare institutions, but within the corporate sector as well. Add to that a very attractive tuition program, and you'll see just some of the ways that NYU Langone Medical Center demonstrates our commitment to our employees. NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

Job Type: Full-time

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New York, NY

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Genomics: 3 yearsR: 3 yearsPython: 3 years

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