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Database Administrator Manager Scientific

  • Location: Bethesda, MoCo, Maryland
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Government
  • Start Date: 2022-06-20
  • Job Ref: 22-12784
Overall Position Summary and Objectives Under this task order, the contractor will independently provide support services to satisfy the overall operational objectives of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). The primary objective is to provide services and deliverables through performance of support services.
Minimum Education
  • Bachelor's
Certifications & Licenses
  • Bachelor's degree in IT or computer science
Skills (Ranked By Priority)
  1. Database management
  2. Scientific Data analysis
  3. Good communication and writing skills
  4. Data cleaning
  5. Data annotation
1, 2, 3, 4, 5 represents priority rankings, where 1 is highest priority and 5 is lowest priority of those ranked
  • MS Office
  • BioConductor
  • Python
  • Git
  • Github
  • R
  • Snakemake
  • Singularity
  • Docker
  • Oracle
  • MySQL
  • Perl
  • MS Office
  • BioConductor
  • Python
  • Git
  • GitHub
Field of Study
  • Computer Programming and Data Processing
  • Work products and documents related to assisting researchers with running third-party software and interpreting results where necessary; customizing software to curate datasets and analyzing data as needed. - Ad-Hoc
  • Work products and documents related to maintaining databases of laboratory generated data, optimizing, standardizing and maintaining pipeline scripts to make data analyses accessible to non-computing research scientists. - Ad-Hoc
  • Work products and documents related to performing data curation, bioinformatics analysis, data quality assurance, and curation activities for a cutting-edge genomics research laboratory. - Ad-Hoc
  • Meet with lab members to present updates - Ad-Hoc

Performs routine database maintenance and repairs corrupted interfaces and inoperable databases.
  • Configures and implements a variety of security protocols to ensure protection of data on systems hosting medical and research data.

Develops and maintains database infrastructures (distributed and relational, etc.).
  • Provide detailed documentation of custom scripts to allow efficient sharing
  • Work on multiple projects concurrently with other laboratory members as needed