• Bioinformatician (Senior Scientist)

    Location US-CA-Pleasanton
    Requisition ID
    2018-6977
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Data Science
  • Overview

    Bio-Rad Laboratories is looking for a Bioinformatician (Senior Scientist).

    Responsibilities

    • Work with scientists, statisticians, engineers, marketing, and regulatory personnel to advance new products in droplet digital based technologies.
    • Work across teams to craft prototypes addressing the software need and then build stable software to advance product development goals.
    • Develop assay design pipelines for droplet digital based technologies such as ddPCR.
    • Support scientists, marketing, and engineers for product development, release, and sustained technology efforts.

    Qualifications

    • Relevant BSc degree required, MSc or PhD preferred.
    • 2+ years’ relevant experience.
    • Hands on software development experience with Python and Java.
    • Experience with relational and non-relational databases.
    • Familiarity with genomics databases such as Ensembl, NCBI Entrez, dbSNP, RefSeq, UCSC Genome Browser.
    • Quick learner with the ability to understand complex workflows and develop and validate innovative solutions to solve difficult problems.
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
    • A team-oriented contributor that aims to enhance the effectiveness of their colleagues.
    • Not required, but highly desirable:
    • Familiarity with PCR assay design tools such as Primer3 and Blast.
    • Familiarity with web development frameworks such as Angular and React
    • Understanding of PCR and NGS technologies.
    • Understanding of FDA, CE/IVD, CLIA, ISO, or CLSI standards.
    • A strong desire to learn skills as needed: molecular biology, statistics, thermodynamics, etc.

                                                                       

    About Bio-Rad:

     

    Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 7,800 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

     

    Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

     

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    Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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