Title:  Bioinformatics Programmer II

Division:  Center for Gene Therapy
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  3491

This position is at Main BCM.

Job Purpose

Under limited supervision, Programmer, Bioinformatics II formulates and defines project scope and objectives through research and fact finding to develop or modify moderately complex information systems handling biological data.

Job Duties
  • Prepares detailed specifications and algorithms from which programs will be written.
  • Applies existing custom bioinformatics software to both well defined and moderately complex problems.
  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and maintains programs and research software for bioinformatics applications.
  • Researches, assesses, imports, configures, and customizes third-party bioinformatics software.
  • Advises on hardware and software decisions related to efficient application of implemented software.
  • May provide technical guidance and work direction to lower level bioinformatics and information systems personnel.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Biological Science, or a related field. 
  • Experience Required: Two years of relevant experience.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.
FLSA Status






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