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Bioinformatician III

IBX
Piscataway, NJ
  • Posted: April 21, 2022
  • Full-Time
Company Description

As the world's largest university-based biorepository, Infinity BiologiX has been perfecting the science of biobanking, bioprocessing and analytics since 1999. By utilizing a technologically advanced infrastructure and the highest quality biomaterials, IBX scientists work to convert precious biosamples into renewable resources thereby extending research capabilities. IBX understands that research goals and objectives vary from project to project so we give each client individual and customized attention to ensure "best fit" service.As the world's largest university-based biorepository, Infinity BiologiX has been perfecting the science of biobanking, bioprocessing and analytics since 1999. By utilizing a technologically advanced infrastructure and the highest quality biomaterials, IBX scientists work to convert precious biosamples into renewable resources thereby extending research capabilities. IBX understands that research goals and objectives vary from project to project so we give each client individual and customized attention to ensure "best fit" service.

Job Description

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

Infinity BiologiX is a Next Generation Central Lab providing a range of laboratory and scientific services including biobanking, sample bioprocessing, genomic analysis, NGS, study design, kit design and manufacture to our customers including Government funded research, Biotech and large Pharma, Consumer Genomics and large range of Life Sciences industries.

Infinity BiologiX acquired the business, assets and operating framework previously operating as RUCDR Infinite Biologics, RUCDR has been perfecting the science of biobanking, bioprocessing and analytics since 1999. By utilizing a technologically advanced infrastructure and the highest quality biomaterials, our scientists work to convert precious biosamples into renewable resources thereby extending research capabilities. We understand that research goals and objectives vary from project to project so we give each client individual and customized attention to ensure "best fit" service. Contact us to learn what we can do for you.

POSITION SUMMARY:

IBX is seeking a self-motivated bioinformatician with 2-3 years of experience in bioinformatics or computational biology or related field. Must be adapt with contemporary genomics applications, database management systems and query optimization with higher focus on web-based application programming using programming languages such as Python/R/PHP/PERL, and database management. Familiarity with Array and Sequencing based high throughput data analysis and reporting. The candidate will be responsible primarily for creating and maintaining web-based programming interfaces with backend pipeline development, analyzing experimental data, manipulating and interpreting large data sets in accordance with established protocols. The position will entail consultation, execution and analysis of a variety of technologies in the genomics arena. A qualified candidate will be capable of working independently to analyze genetic data, organize files, and generate detailed reports.

PREFORMANCE GOALS:

Candidate must be independently able to -

• Develop, deploy and maintain NIX based pipelines for high throughput data analysis (sequencing, array, PCR, Sanger etc.)

• Create, deploy and maintain web-based programming interfaces for launching backend pipelines.

• Perform robust data quality control and validation.

• Analyze various types of sequencing data analysis (e.g. RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, Hi-C-seq, bisulfite sequencing, whole-genome sequencing) using contemporary genomics data analysis tools.

• Work closely with clients and project managers to understand and help accomplish their research goals and provide consultation on best bioinformatics methodology options.

• Integrate different types of genomics data and prepare concise presentations of computational results

• Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications

COMPETENCIES:

Bioinformatics

Proven expertise (2-3 years) in -
  1. Genomic data analysis using contemporary tools.
  2. Genomic data wrangling from public sources.
  3. Handling multiple diverse projects at the same time.

Programming

Proven expertise (1-2 years) in -

1. PHP7 and/or Python based development.

2. R programming.

3. MySQL or PostgreSQL database administration and development, query optimization.

4. JavaScript (AJAX) and JQuery based client-side programming.

5. Experience in deploying applications on cloud-based environments is a big plus

Personal skills
  1. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  2. Ability to communicate issues transparently and immediately.
  3. Ability to communicate technical information in a clear and concise manner.


QUALIFICATIONS:

Master's degree in Bioinformatics or related fields.

LOCATION:

Hybrid - remote + on-site

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

IBX

Address

30 Knightsbridge Road

Piscataway, NJ
08854 USA

Industry

Technology

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