DuPont Bioinformatics Research Associate in Telangana, India
Bioinformatics Research Associate (Job Number: 194299W-01)
Location: Hyderabad, India
Corteva Agriscience (Agriculture division of DowDuPont) is focused on solving the challenging problems needed to improve food security and enrich the lives of all mankind. We are a diverse, global, team of genomics discovery research bioinformaticians looking for an outstanding BioinformaticsResearch Associate to help us solve exciting challenges in the areas of genomics, bioinformatics, and next-generation sequence analysis.
As part of the team, the Bioinformatics Research Associate will:
Ø Develop, maintain and run cutting-edge bioinformatics pipelines for the analysis and interpretation of genomics datasets (DNA-Seq, RNA-Seq etc.)
Ø Work in close collaboration with bioinformaticians and R&D scientists to perform high quality genomics analyses for a variety of research applications, including variant detection, comparative genomics, gene candidate discovery etc., using state-of-the-art tools.
Ø Work with software engineers to automate existing analysis workflows as well as containerize and deploy pipelines in cloud based computing environments.
Ø Develop and maintain an understanding of the scientific and biological domain supported by the team, as well as bioinformatics tools, software, and IT technologies used by the team.
Ø Demonstrate good interpersonal skills and an ability to deliver effective presentations of analysis results to research collaborators
Ø Prioritize and complete research in a timely, reproducible manner, both independently and within teams.
Ø M.S. degree in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science or a related field with at least 1 to 2 years of relevant industry experience
Ø Solid knowledge of at least one scripting languages (Perl, Python, etc.)
Ø Experience with Unix-based high performance computing clusters.
Ø Experience with R/Bioconductor for data analysis and interpretation.
Ø Good understanding of next generation genomics technologies including Illumina, Pacific BioSciences, Bionano, and Oxford Nanopore.
Ø Demonstrated experience with popular NGS analysis software including BWA, bowtie, GATK-suite, HiSat, Trinity, RSEM, HTSEq, and SnpEff.
Ø Ability to solve complex bioinformatics problems.
Ø Proficiency in genomic data analysis, bioinformatics algorithm development and biological data interpretation.
Ø Familiarity with developing and maintaining genomics data analysis pipelines in cloud based environment.
We value curious, enthusiastic, out-of-the-box thinkers for their ability to provide innovative analytical solutions for the computational biology space in a team-oriented environment. If you are a dynamic individual with outstanding analytical skills, independent decision-making, and excellent communication skills who can work effectively in a diverse, multi-cultural, global team
Primary Location: APAC-India-Telangana-Hyderabad
Education Level: Master's Degree (±18 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
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