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BIOINFORMATICS AND DATA SCI ENGINEER


M2Gen Building, 10902 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 33612

Bioinformatics

Full Time

80

Day Shift

m-f, 9-6

Masters Degree

M2Gen is a health informatics solution subsidiary of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer and Research Institute in Tampa, Florida. M2Gen is the operational and coordinating center for the Oncology Research Information Exchange (ORIEN), an alliance of cancer centers across the US. We strive to be a leader in creating and delivering health informatics solutions through evidence-based approaches to predict and meet the needs of cancer patients. Be part of the cure by joining M2Gen's team and impacting the future of cancer care.

 

M2Gen is recruiting for a Bioinformatics & Data Science Engineer in Tampa, FL.

 

The ideal candidate should have a solid bioinformatics training, familiar with all open source bioinformatics tools and databases, NGS analysis, annotation and visualization tools, and with a solid computer science training. This candidate should have track records of translating/piloting common bioinformatics tools to applications suitable for non-bioinformatics biologists/clinicians to query and interpret the molecular/clinical data. The primary responsibilities of the candidate will include:  

  • Demonstrate ORIEN Informatics portal and collect feedbacks and feature requirements from researchers include biologists, clinical trial designers and clinicians
  • Help to create use cases with feedbacks from external user groups
  • Pilot applications, workflows and APIs using BI tools
  • Be an active contributor to our monthly clinical/molecular data releases

 The desired candidate should have a Masters in Bioinformatics or related disciplines. Other skills would include: Expert level experience with at least one of these 2 programming languages: R or Python. Good abilities working on Linux environment with bash programming skills. Hands on skills with BI tools e.g. Tableau, Qlik etc. Good abilities connecting to and working with different relational databases e.g. MySQL. Experience with NoSQL type databases would be a good bonus.

 

Hard Skills:

  • Expert level experience with at least one of these 2 programming languages: R or Python
  • Good abilities working on Linux environment with bash programming skills
  • Good skills with some BI tools e.g Tableau, Qlik
  • Good abilities connecting to and working with different relational databases e.g. MySQL. Experience with NoSQL type databases would be a great bonus

Soft Skills:

  • Eager to be a very hands-on person with a "can-do" attitude
  • Good communication skills especially over the phone as well as in-person.
  • Excellent work integrity without needing to be micro-managed
  • Flexibility in approaching problem related to R&D where the requirement can change often with ability to see the bigger picture
  • Excellent team player.
  • Ability to step back occasionally and work with the big picture in

  Education and Experience:  

  • Masters in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology or related fields
  • 3+ years of experience in bioinformatics pipelines and R/Python
  • Good experience with BI tools
  • Track record of publication

 

Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.