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Associate Software Development Engineer

  • Location: Valencia, Los Angeles, California
  • Salary: 45-51 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Information Technology
  • Contact: Daniella Adinolfi
  • Contact Email: daniella@industrial-staffing.com
  • Contact Phone: (646) 652-0984
  • Start Date: 2021-06-07
  • Job Ref: 21-11384
Schedule/Shift - Day shift, Daily 8 hour schedule, 8:00- 5:00 (M-F), on call Sunday, with flexibility. **

Company s is one of the worlds largest providers for newborn screening services and COVID-19 testing, and offers comprehensive genetic testing solutions that help provide insight into the complex nature of rare and inherited diseases. We are looking for an innovative Bioinformatics Analyst to join our bioinformatics team and work on the state of the art bioinformatics analysis pipelines.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Process and manage Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data analysis
Develop data processing pipelines for genomics and other lab testing assays
Analyze and support lab testing data analysis
Develop software applications, databases and custom scripts
Maintain sample tracking logs and deliver results to customers
Support internal and external data analysis and application development projects
Collaborate with other business stakeholders to identify challenges and present solutions

Qualifications:
Bachelor or Master degree in bioinformatics, biostatistics, computer sciences or equivalent in Life Sciences discipline
Strong programming skills and proficient in programing languages including Perl/Python, SQL and shell scripting
Experience in building and delivering NGS data analysis pipelines and software applications is a plus
Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently as well as work with others in a team
Experience in working in a clinical laboratory environment is preferred
Able to work in night shift