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Position : Application Scientist

Job Description:

We are looking for a motivated application scientist to help evaluate, compare, and develop next generation sequencing (NGS) data analysis methods. The successful candidate should be able to quickly understand the state-of-art computational biology techniques, prototype them and perform benchmarking studies. The candidate must also be comfortable working with people from different disciplines and be able to present data analysis results in a clear and effective manner. The candidate is also expected to interact with customers as needed, write technical reports and publish new methods and/or data analysis findings in public forums.

Candidate Requirements:

A PhD in computer science, computational biology, Bioinformatics, or a related field, along with sufficient programming skills for prototyping. Experience with next generation sequencing data analysis is required. Candidates with MS degree but with relevant work experience can also be considered. The successful candidate must be motivated and capable of working independently as well as in team environment.

About Strand Life Sciences:

Strand was founded in 2000 by computer science and mathematics professors who recognized the need to automate and integrate life science data analysis through an algorithmic and computational approach. Strand’s solutions for life sciences research are robust and easy to use by the most novice user while powerful and configurable for the bioinformatician. Using its award-winning application development platform, AVADIS®, Strand builds innovative products that enable fast and cutting-edge analysis for basic and clinical research, drug discovery and development.

Position Closed

Last updated in April 2014