NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Scientist, Bioinformatician, Cancer Science Institute 1

Location
Singapore
Posted
30 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
30 Jul 2022
Ref
6264844
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  1. Analyze and integrate various NGS data
  2. Build and reproduce pipelines to process all types of DNA and RNA sequencing data
  3. Maintain all source code within Git and Dockerize all pipeline components
  4. Liaise with the Scaling Unit to convert pipelines into scalable workflows
  5. To build and maintain general infrastructure components of the GeDaC cloud-based platform (e.g. genomic databases)
  6. Provide on-demand bioinformatics support for CSI investigators
  7. Any other services as requested by supervisors

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Masters or Ph.D. in genetics, genomics, bioinformatics, computational biology, or related
  • fields with 2 years of working experience
  • Solid foundation in biology and genomics
  • Experience processing and analyzing high-throughput sequencing data
  • Appreciable Python and/or R programming skills

PREFERENCES

  • Experience analyzing legacy data types (microarrays, CGH arrays, etc.)
  • Authorship on scientific publications
  • Software development experience
  • Experience with collaborative software development via github/gitlab

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

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