Title:  Senior Bioinformatics Analyst

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $61,913 - $80,490
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  1715

A Senior Bioinformatics Analyst position is available at Texas Children's Cancer Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor

College of Medicine for the cancer immunotherapy program which includes pre-clinical projects leading to early

phase clinical trials. We offer outstanding state-of-the-art recently expanded facilities and highly interactive

basic and clinical research environment.

Job Responsibilities


The Senior Bioinformatics Analyst will work alongside clinicians and research scientists with diverse backgrounds, including

other bioinformaticians and computational biologists, molecular biologists, immunologists, oncologists,

pathologists, and surgeons. The analyst will be involved in bioinformatics research and its applications to cutting-edge

pediatric cancer immunotherapy. This work is expected to include analysis of bulk and single-cell DNA, RNA,

and protein expression data, including data processing, statistical analyses, network analyses, and data


Minimum Qualifications
  • Required: Bachelor's degree in Genetics, Biology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Required: Four years of relevant experience.
  • None required.
  • Candidates should have a degree in a computational science with a minimum of 2 years of experience in analyzing biological data.
  • Knowledge of R, a scripting language (e.g. Perl, Python), and a programming language (e.g. C, Java) are required. Experience with analyzing high-throughput assays is preferred, as well as background in molecular biology, cell biology, or immunology.
  • Excellent communication skills and team-working attitude will be essential.





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