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Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I/II

Company: F. Hoffmann-La Roche Gruppe
Location: Santa Clara
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

United States of America, California, Santa Clara. United States of America, California, Pleasanton. Roche Sequencing is developing ground-breaking next-generation sequencing products that allow scientists/clinicians powerful new avenues to investigate DNA, the blueprint of any lifeforms, in days giving them the ability to understand health conditions such as cancer, HIV, COVID19 and more! We are not only changing science but changing lives through the development of frontier technologies that accelerate personalized healthcare.. Make a Big Difference. If you enjoy working with cross-functional teams on solving challenging problems in a creative way, and driving research directions, we would love to hear from you!. As a Principal Bioinformatics Scientist I, you are part of our Research and Early Development team dedicated to building innovative products and approaches for the analysis and interpretation of next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. The science of interpreting the human genome is an exciting work in progress. Next-generation sequencing and genomic technologies are providing us with unprecedented visibility into the origins of health and disease. However, the main challenge is enabling the analysis, management and interpretation of massive datasets being produced by scientists and researchers around the world. We know the ability to analyze and manage these datasets will revolutionize how we diagnose disease, develop drugs, and treat patients, especially in complex cases such as cancer. With a strong interdisciplinary knowledge in science and technology, we are elevating the speed and quality of genomic analysis, bringing us one step closer to solutions that will change and save lives.. Job Description. We are seeking a committed and driven Principal Bioinformatics Scientist for our Bioinformatics Research and Early Development team. We have a team of skilled bioinformatics researchers working in a highly collaborative environment with multiple internal and external teams. The work will be focused on developing novel methods and applications for analyzing biological data, including but not limited to sequencing data from multiple technologies. The applications incorporate developing algorithms as well as advanced data analytics to extract the maximum insights from data. As a researcher, the work is expected to be of high scientific rigor with attention to detail.. Responsibilities:. Evaluate existing bioinformatics approaches and develop novel methods to push the state of the art.. Document your methods and analyses to allow reproducible research. Present and communicate your findings in cross-functional teams.. Provide feedback and suggest research directions based on analyses performed.. Who You Are. When you join us, you will have meaningful work developing an innovative technology that saves and improves lives around the world. As you collaborate with some of the best in the industry, you will make a huge difference in disease diagnostics! Our team is collaborative and fast-paced. And, we offer a competitive salary with a rich benefits package.. Qualifications:. PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, or Statistics, or other quantitative field combined with 4+ years experience analyzing large complex genomic datasets, or equivalent combination of education and experience.. In-depth experience in secondary analysis tools, algorithms, databases for sequencing data.. In-depth experience with analyzing genome sequencing data from both short- and long-read technologies.. Good knowledge in genomics and/or statistics.. Proficiency in programming, e.g. Python, R, Java, C++.. Skills in data analytics or data science are a plus.. Strong verbal and written communication skills.. Team player known for your fanatical attention to detail at scale in a fast-paced environment.. Proven track record in presenting and publishing scientific articles.. Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.. If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us atUS.Accommodation@roche.com.. As a global leader in healthcare, Roche Diagnostics offers a broad portfolio of products, tools and services that help in the prevention, diagnosis and management of diseases like HPV, HIV, hepatitis and diabetes as well as other medical conditions, such as fertility and blood coagulation. These products and services are used by researchers, physicians, patients, hospitals and laboratories worldwide to help improve people's lives.. Beginning November 15, 2021, Roche requires all US based new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of their start date. This requirement is a condition of employment at Roche, and it applies regardless of whether the position is located at a Roche campus or is fully remote. If you are unable to receive the vaccine due to a disability or serious medical condition, or because it is prohibited as a result of your sincerely held religious beliefs, you will have an opportunity to request a reasonable accommodation.. Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.. Location. United States of America,. California,. Santa Clara - United States of America,. California,. Pleasanton. This website contains information on products which is targeted to a wide range of audiences and could contain product details or information otherwise not accessible or valid in your country. Please be aware that we do not take any responsibility for accessing such information which may not comply with any legal process, regulation, registration or usage in the country of your origin.

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