Nationwide Children's Hospital

  • Bioinformatics Analyst

    Posted Date 2 months ago(6/13/2018 8:22 AM)
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  • Overview

    The Bioinformatics Analyst at The Institute for Genomic Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital will contribute to our expanding efforts in cutting-edge genomics research. You will have the opportunity to assist in all aspects of next-generation sequencing analysis including data generation, analysis, and interpretation. We are looking for a candidate with strong data processing abilities who enjoys solving complex problems and has a desire to make an impact in medical care through advancing our understanding of the role of the human genome in disease. Previous experience in bioinformatics or computational biological background is preferred.


    •Performing genomic data analysis as part of our research efforts in the areas of cancer, genetic and infectious disease.
    •Participate in the validation and deployment of in-house bioinformatics tools.
    •Assist with software development of new bioinformatics tools and process automation pipelines.
    •Evaluating and integrating community-developed bioinformatics tools.
    •Work with biologists and bioinformatics scientists to extract biological information from next-generation sequencing data.


    •Bachelors degree in biology, molecular genetics, bioinformatics or related field. M.S degree in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Biostatistics or a related discipline a plus.
    •Interest in genomics and bioinformatics, and willingness to learn concepts and terminology from these fields as needed.
    •Previous experience with next-generation sequencing analysis data analysis is desirable.
    •Experience in a Linux/Unix environment and familiarity with scripting and process automation (Python/Perl, shell) a plus.
    •Knowledge of web development technologies is beneficial (HTML, CSS, JS, JQuery, J2EE).
    •Ability to manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment with changing priorities.
    •Must be a team player with good communication skills.

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