Scientist Senior Associate #JN -042021-62497

Thousand Oaks, California
Industry: Scientists / Research / Lab Technician
Job Number: JN -042021-62497

Description:

  • The Genome Analysis Unit (GAU) is seeking a talented Computational Biologist, working remotely to further our mission of drug target discovery and validation in support of the therapeutic pipeline.
  • As part of Research Biology, the scientist’s duties and responsibilities will include multi-omic data analysis and resource development to support Therapeutic Areas (Oncology, Inflammation, Cardiometabolic Disorders), Research Biomarkers, and Translational Safety.

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree OR Master’s degree and 2 years of scientific experience within Pharma or Bio, or human disease

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • An advanced degree in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, or Data Science
  • Experience with multi-omic data integration and analysis
  • High proficiency with standard computational biology tools and methods (e.g. NGS data analysis, Git, Notebooks)
  • Proficiency with R, an additional programming language (e.g. Python, Java, C/C++), and working in a Unix-based AWS environment
  • Familiarity with drug development methodologies
  • Background in human disease biology and/or genetics
  • Experience with analysis and interpretation of single-cell RNAseq datasets.

 


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