Bioinformatics Scientist

An opportunity to work with a cutting edge platform that enables AI-driven, bio simulations that de-risk drug research and development decisions by predicating the clinical outcomes of new drugs before human trials.

  • REMOTE
  • San Francisco, CA
  • $120,000 - $150,000
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A bit about us:

Based in San Francisco, CA our company provides pharmaceutical scientists a competitive advantage to accelerate research and development decisions to bring personalized drugs. help us build this future. Our mission to increase human life expectancy through intelligence driven biosystem simulations to truly personalize patient treatment. We are looking for a Sr. Machine Learning/AI Scientist to join our growing team!

Why join us?

  • Competitive Salary!
  • Great Benefits Package!
  • The Opportunity to Join an Amazing Team!

Job Details

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and team-oriented candidate for the position of Bioinformatics Scientist, with expertise in multi-omics data signaling and biological network analysis and applications in the drug discovery and development field. The successful candidate will be working in translational sciences team covering the main aspects of, but not limited to, multi-omics analysis of biomarkers and pathways with AI/ML platform integration for drug PD and efficacy parameterization, descriptor development, and patient stratification facilitating identification and elaboration of different modalities in various therapeutic areas.

Responsibilities

Contribute to the development and testing of novel and traditional bioinformatics tools to analyze potential pathways and associated networks from drug-target engagement in the context of multi-omics outcomes
Contribute to the development of multi-omics driven models for the collection, extraction, analysis, presentation, or tracking of data related to disease pathways, potential therapeutic targets, and drug pharmacodynamics.
Use bioinformatics approaches for the development of the research strategy dedicated to the discovery and development of the new pharmaceutics for internal projects as well as in collaboration with private and federal organizations.
Perform computational research data analysis and interpret results.
Use scripting languages (R, Python, SQL, etc) to retrieve relevant data from various bioinformatics databases; write custom scripts to analyze public or proprietary data.
Build computable phenotypes for disease, drug effects, and other conditions using combinations of EHR data and survey data
Interpret and visualize results from data aggregation to statistical analysis.
Communicate findings in a clear and logical manner to help the Translational Science team make scientific decisions based on the multi-omics outcomes.
Considerable periods of time may be spent concentrating and or analyzing data.

Education/Experience:

Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Biostatistics, Computational Biology, Life Science, or related technical field.
Postdoctoral experience in bioinformatics
Experience in the Pharmaceutical or Biotech industry is a plus
Experience in performing research work and analysis of the -omics data, in particular, transcriptomics datasets.
Solid understanding of next-generation sequencing, genomics technologies, and applications, ability to broaden knowledge to adjacent products.
Demonstrated ability to successfully use database language for queries (e.g., SQL).
It would be a big plus to have:
Knowledge and experience with PCR assay oligo design.
Experience implementing machine learning models.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Knowledge of molecular biology fields, NGS, omics analysis.
Excellent data analysis skills and working knowledge of statistical methods
Expertise in scripting language – R and/or Python
Ability to work well in a fast-paced startup environment, delivering high-quality results under tight timelines
Ability to prioritize and drive results with a high emphasis on quality.
Ability to synthesize high-level concepts, drive projects forward, while maintaining attention to detail
Excellent critical thinking and skills with proven scientific expertise in biological pathways and bioinformatic techniques.
Strong team player: the ability to work together with your team as well as cross-functionally and even across institutions, to accomplish your goals.
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Location
REMOTE
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$120,000 - $150,000