www.acad.jobs : academic jobs worldwide – and the best jobs in industry
                
     
Position: Bioinformatics Analyst - Transcriptomics
Institution: Northwestern University
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Duties: Provides consultation to customers on appropriate data management, methodological issues and statistical analyses; Develops and maintains documentation of process for quality assurance and reporting methodology; Develops queries and quality metrics; Interprets results using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex statistical analysis; Determines data structure for local datasets
Requirements: Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor's or higher degree; OR appropriate combination of education and experience; 4 years data analysis/report writing or similar experience required; Infrastructure: Code Repositories (Git, Subversion), Linux Operating System, Mac OS X Operating System, Microsoft Exchange, Server hardware, Windows Operating System; Programming Languages and Frameworks: Perl, Python, Shell Scripting, R, Linux; Analytical: critical thinking, data mining, data modeling, Troubleshooting; Project: Code documentation, collaboration and teamwork, functional documentation, workflow development & documentation
   
Text: Actions Close Previous Job Bioinformatics Analyst- Transcriptomics Next Job Apply for Job Job ID 38047 Location Chicago, Illinois Add to My Favorite Jobs Email this Job Department: MED-Nephrology Salary/Grade: EXS/8 Job Summary: Partners with clients to design, develop, implement and maintain business solutions regarding data management and analysis. This includes database administration, data consolidation, data analysis and management reporting. Utilizes software to generate metrics and develops actionable recommendations. Collaborates with various function teams such as marketing, research, and IT to achieve business results. This position is engaged in functional genomics of complex diseases, and contributes to investigations occurring in a kidney/cardiovascular lab and a neurology lab. Specific Responsibilities: Strategic Planning Provides consultation to customers on appropriate data management, methodological issues and statistical analyses. Administration Develops and maintains documentation of process for quality assurance and reporting methodology Development Develops queries and quality metrics. Interprets results using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex statistical analysis. Determines data structure for local datasets. Performance Develops and documents standards for data quality and regulatory compliance pertaining to reporting. Ensures quality and compliance by reviewing reports Supervises Provides work direction and/or supervises staff such as team members, subordinates, contractors, vendors, students, etc. Recommends staff hires/terminations. Coaches and mentors staff. Manages projects ensuring timelines and deliverables are met and meet expectations. Miscellaneous Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor's or higher degree; OR appropriate combination of education and experience. 4 years data analysis/report writing or similar experience required. Infrastructure: Code Repositories (Git, Subversion), Linux Operating System, Mac OS X Operating System, Microsoft Exchange, Server hardware, Windows Operating System Programming Languages and Frameworks: Perl, Python, Shell Scripting, R, Linux Analytical: critical thinking, data mining, data modeling, Troubleshooting Project: Code documentation, collaboration and teamwork, functional documentation, workflow development & documentation Preferred Qualifications: Prior working experience involving single cell RNA sequence and bulk sequence analysis. Prior working experience involving server building and maintenance. Prior working experience involving GWAS dataset handling. Master’s degree in bioinformatics or computer science. Preferred Competencies: (Skills, knowledge, and abilities) Skill/knowledge of genomics and/or biology. Action oriented - Willing or likely to take practical action to deal with a problem or situation. Coachability - Receptive to feedback, willing to learn, embracing continuous improvement. Collaboration - Facilitates open and effective communication, cooperation and teamwork within and outside of one's own team. Collegiality - Helpful, respectful, approachable; builds strong working relationships and a positive work environment. Initiative - Exhibits energy and desire to achieve; sets ambitious goals and acts decisively; takes action that no one has requested to improve or enhance job results and avoid problems. Meets deadlines - Displays consistency and success in adhering to deadlines. Multi-tasking - Demonstrates ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Organization - Plans, organizes and schedules in an efficient, productive manner; anticipates contingencies and pays attention to detail. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Please click here, if the job didn't load correctly.







Please wait. You are being redirected to the job in 3 seconds.