Bioinformatics Analyst

  • Type: Contract
  • Job #39364
  • City: Remote
  • State: CA

We are seeking a highly motivated Bioinformatics Analyst to work on the analysis and interpretation of high-throughput genomic and clinical data, to investigate immune cell crosstalk within the tumor microenvironment. This individual will be affiliated primarily with developing software to simulate tumor-derived NGS data!


Pay Rate: $40-$48/hr depending on experience

~1 year contract with possible extension~


A successful Bioinformatics Analyst will be expected to:

  • Work with new genomic therapies
  • Develop software to simulate tumor-derived NGS data
  • Skilled in a modern open source language (e.g. Python, R, Julia) and associated stack of data/genomics-related libraries
  • High degree of comfort with data wrangling, summarizing data, and performing basic statistical analyses
  • Comfortable in linux command line
  • Familiar with NGS data (RNAseq and/or DNAseq of any kind, strong preference for individuals who have spent some time visualizing coverage tracks and/or digging around in BAM files)
  • Great organizational and communication skills



  • M.S. degree in bioinformatics/biomed eng/biochem/chem/mol bio/computer science preferred or B.S. degree with experience.
  • Experience with DNA and/or RNA Seqnce Bioconductor
  • Experience with NGS data
  • Experience with Python or R
  • Cleanly documented, well organized software package that is available on a public github/bitbucket/gitlab and/or published through a major software repository.
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