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Uniontown , PA

Bioinformatic Senior Research Specialist #19008620

Pittsburgh Area Jobs
Uniontown, PA Full-time
Posted on December 22, 2019

University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA) seeks Bioinformatic Senior Research Specialist to be responsible for analyses of multi-omics datasets with emphasis on single cell and bulk RNAseq, ATACseq and ChlPseqq data relevant to the study of immune cells in mouse and human cancer and autoimmune microenvironments. Designs new analysis strategies and pipelines for answering scientific questions and testing hypothesis for projects. Works in close collaboration with experimental scientists to assist their high throughput NGS project design, data analysis, and data presentation. Train lab members in basic computational biology/ bioinformatics data analysis, including the use of programs in R and C++. Responsible for independent computation research projects involving methods development, novel algorithm development and/or high-level data analysis of lab-generated and generally available datasets. Participates in group meetings, journal clubs. Must hold Master’s degree in Bioinformatics or Computational Biology. Must have three years of experience in the position offered or related. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity.

EOE, including disability/vets.