Senior Computational Biologist – Eclaro Business Solutions – Redwood City, CA

Job Title : Senior Computational Biologist

Location: Redwood City, CA

Duration: 6 months (Potential extension or right to hire)

Work Authorization: W2

Pay Rate: $65/hr

Job Number: 23726-1

Top skills: PhD preferred but would consider MS if they have exceptional background and experience in immunology

  • Bioinformatics/Statistics/Computational Immunology
  • R
  • Python Position

Title: Senior Computational Biologist

Responsibilities: The candidate will actively contribute to the pipeline by integrating various methods for NGS derived antibodies in a research setting.

Develop workflow and statistical methods for data analyses and decision making using industry-standard methods for antibodies.

Perform complex data analyses for technologies pertaining to antibody discovery, example, B-cell or Hybridoma screening methods.

Perform research to identify and incorporate latest computational advances into research activities.

Qualifications:

– Masters or Ph.D. (Ph.D. preferred) in Bioinformatics or Computational Biology, or in Molecular Biology or in Immunology, Life Sciences, or related discipline with extensive experience in Bioinformatics and statistics for problem solving

– Experience developing NGS Bioinformatics workflows for antibody discovery

– Hands-on experience with Bioinformatics algorithms, software and sequence databases

– Strong understanding of statistical principles and applications to high throughput data analyses of biologics

– Extensive experience in Python for Bioinformatics (including numpy, scipy, pandas, IPython/Jupyter)

– Extensive experience in “R” for data analyses with various packages including R-shiny

– Linux computing environment and cross-platform proficiencies

– Experience and best practice with source code control tools like GIT, JIRA or Bitbucket

– Hands-on projects encompassing genetics, genomics and drug discovery in research setting

– Knowledge of antibodies in drug discovery process

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $65.00 /hour

Experience:

  • NGS Bioinformatics workflows for antibody discovery: 5 years
  • projects encompassing genetics, genomics and drug discovery: 5 years
  • numpy, scipy, pandas, IPython/Jupyter: 5 years
  • source code control tools like GIT, JIRA or Bitbucket: 5 years
  • R: 5 years
  • Bioinformatics/Statistics/Computational Immunology: 5 years
  • R-shiny: 5 years
  • Linux computing environment: 5 years
  • Bioinformatics algorithms, software and sequence databases: 5 years
  • statistical principles and applications: 5 years
  • Python Position: 5 years
  • NGS 9Next Generation Sequencing): 5 years
  • antibodies in drug discovery process: 5 years
  • NGS derived antibodies in a research setting: 5 years
  • antibody discovery, example, B-cell or Hybridoma screening: 5 years

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