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Job: Research Associate I – III (Bioinformatician / NGS Data Analyst), EpiCypher, Durham, NC

General Information


Job title:
Research Associate I – III (Bioinformatician / NGS Data Analyst)
Job location:
Durham, NC  27709 United States
Requisition code:
RA2102
Date posted:
01/05/2021
Compensation:
Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Generous benefits package will be included.
Job category:
Research and Development
Product Development
Bioinformatics
Employment type:
Full time

Job Description


BS or MS level (Next-Gen Sequencing (NGS) Data Analyst / Molecular Biologist) sought to support product development, services and manufacturing for a rapidly growing biotechnology company.

Candidate will be directly responsible for the analysis of next generation sequencing data (e.g. CUT&RUN, ChIP-seq, etc).

In addition, candidate will manage data backups, perform custom data analysis for customers, and deliver sequencing analysis packages to customers.

Candidate will also develop, validate and update best-practices pipelines for ChIP-seq, epigenetics and related methods.

Job Requirements


BS or MS in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or related field with two or more years data analysis experience (or MS with at least one year).

Prior employment in a commercial science setting strongly preferred.

Proficiency in Linux, setting up servers, installing packages, bash scripting, etc are required.

2+ years of Python programming, data visualization, ability to read and modify source code strongly preferred.

Basic Molecular Biology skills and ability to conduct NGS experiments (CUT&RUN, ChIP-seq, etc) strongly preferred.

Ability to work toward specific goals under minimal supervision.

Ability to consistently meet deadlines.

Excellent communication and organizational skills.

Programming skills (Python) are a definite plus.
(Job number: 3870844)
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