Title:  Senior Bioinformatics Analyst

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $63,151 - $87,149
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  8201


The Senior Bioninformatics Analyst will work alongside clinicians and research scientists with diverse backgrounds, including other bioinformaticians and computational biologists, molecular biologists, immunologists, and oncologists. 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 visualization. There is a particular focus on 10X platform for single-cell RNAseq and other single-cell genomics and proteomics applications.

This position is available at the Center of Innate Cell Therapy, Texas Children's Cancer and Hematology Center, Department of Pediatrics. Will provide bioinformatics support for multiple pre-clinical projects focused on the development and clinical testing of novel forms of cancer immmunotherpy.

Job Duties

  • Provides technical leadership and establishes protocols and guidelines for performing single-cell library generation, NGS sequencing, and data analysis.
  • Collaborates with other bioinformaticians and lab researchers in project design, data analysis, interpretation, and reporting.
  • Trains other scientists and in single-cell genomics/proteomics applications.
  • Develops sounds protocols and guidelines; determines project objectives and timelines and selects technical methods and tools; implements projects; analyses technical problems and proposes and investigates solutions.
  • Modifies work details or protocols to optimize results; examines experimental data and compiles results.

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 in a related field.





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