Title:  Senior Bioinformatics Analyst

Division:  TCH Departments
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $75,150 - $99,148
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  16936


This role is an opportunity to be part of ground-breaking research at the forefront of human genomics and functional genomics to advance precision medicine for a variety of pediatric disease. This role will focus on the development of statistical methods and computational pipelines to analyze large-scale human genetics, single-cell RNA-sequencing, and proteomics datasets. You will be part of a rich interdisciplinary environment, working closely with clinicians and trainees in wet lab science and computational biology.  

Job Duties

  • Perform genomic analyses on large case-control cohorts to identify risk and response associations for diseases of interest
  • Perform integrative analyses of other molecular and omics data, such as gene expression data, metabolomics and/or proteomics
  • Develop robust pipelines for data annotation, analysis, and quality control
  • Create analytical algorithms and tools to address scientific questions with big data
  • Contribute to publication of results
  • Support and supervise trainees

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Genetics, Biology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Four years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or PhD in a related field
  • Cloud-computing experience
  • Proficiency in Python, R, SQL, Git


Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.