Company: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) Location: Redwood City, CA Employment Type: Full Time Date Posted: 10/03/2022 Expire Date: 11/02/2022 Job Categories:
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Practitioner and Technician, Insurance, Manufacturing and Production, Science, Research & Development, Medical, Nonprofit and Volunteer Services
Bioinformatics Scientist III
IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.
IDT is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, were pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.
Job Title: Bioinformatics Scientist III
Location: Redwood City, California
Develops and maintains pipelines for NGS and qPCR applications
Provides data analysis support for product development and external collaborations
Works closely with R&D scientists to support their daily research activities
Participates in brainstorming sessions and contributes ideas in technology, algorithms and products
Works independently and also collaborates with other team members to meet project deadlines
Prepares and delivers presentations based on scientific and technical progress and achievements
Demonstrates and upholds behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values and delivers the Integrated DNA Technologies experience to customers and other business associates.
Performs other duties as assigned
Bachelors degree (in Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a related field) with six or more years relevant work experience required
Masters degree (in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or a related field) with four or more years relevant work experience preferred
PhD degree (in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or a related field) preferred
Previous experience in NGS required
Knowledge and understanding of computational and biological issues required
Previous experience working in a multidisciplinary, fast-paced and results-oriented environment preferred
Publications in peer-reviewed journals preferred
Other Job Qualifications
Familiarity with Python or other scripting languages
Programming and data analysis experience in a distributed Unix environment
Familiarity with public bioinformatics resources and tools
Knowledge of best-practice data presentation methods for internal and external audiences
Ability to easily integrate into and collaborate with a multidisciplinary team
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Adaptability to performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
Adaptability to accepting responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.
Work requires close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Ability to read pertinent printed material and distinguish colors.
Ability to prepare and read written documentation; use of computer.
What We Offer:
Shift Differentials (Extra Compensation for less traditional shifts)
Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
10 Paid Holidays
Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates
401(k) with Company Match
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options
Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
When you join us, youll also be joining Danahers global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, youll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Given the essential job duties of this position, the employee is required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation and applicable law.
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