Genetic Data Specialist

Job type:
on-site
Start:
n.a
Duration:
n.a
From:
Synectics
Place:
Michigan
Date:
01/18/2016
Country:
flag_no USA
project ID:
1052864

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Summary:
We are looking for a qualified and skilled individual to provide support with obtaining and curating large amounts of genotypic and phenotypic data.
Responsibilities:
  • Managing data flow for R&D; routine data analysis and reports, maintaining databases, etc.
  • The successful candidate will join a dynamic and diverse group of quantitative and molecular geneticists, computational biologists, and bioinformaticians and is expected to closely collaborate with various groups within Genetics and the Business Technology group.
SKILLS:

Requirements:
  • Bachelor or Master's Degree in Informatics, Computer Science, Statistics, Biostatistics, Genetics, or related field.
  • Proficiency in Linux/Unix OS and in at least one programming languages - eg, Python, Java, Perl, C, C++, or Fortran90.
  • Experience with handling large and messy data.
  • Familiarity with database query languages such as SQL.
  • Background knowledge in biology, genetics, or animal science (desirable but not required).
  • Excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail, and ability to collaborate with colleagues from different groups and backgrounds.
  • Database Management