Bioinformatics Analysts

University of Arizona Cancer Center
University of AZ Cancer Center - Tucson, AZ
Salary will be commensurate with experience
February 09 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Bioinformatics Analysts

The Bioinformatics Shared Resource at the University of Arizona Cancer Center seeks two (2) Bioinformatics Analysts to join our team and apply computational techniques to rapidly accelerate the pace of cancer research. We offer a collaborative, supportive, and intellectually stimulating working environment.

The successful candidate(s) will provide bioinformatics analysis and genomic research consultation to research scientists in the collection, management, interpretation, and analysis of biological data, with a focus on, but not limited to, high-throughput technologies and next-generation sequencing. The main responsibility of this position is in the application of state-of-the-art bioinformatics technology to analyze and integrate large-scale multi-‘omic datasets in a collaborative setting.

Successful candidates will have an MS in bioinformatics, computer science and/or life sciences, and a minimum of 3 years relevant experience, along with excellent communication and programming skills (e.g. R, Python, Java, or C++). 

The University of Arizona Cancer Center (UACC) is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer through patient care, research and education. The University of Arizona, recognized as a “Public Ivy”, offers state-of-the-art facilities and a vibrant, supportive, and highly collaborative academic environment. The campus is located in Tucson in southern Arizona and surrounded by beautiful mountain ranges.

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