BIOINFORMATICS SCIENTIST

Summary:


After establishing our core team and making strides in the areas
of Natural Language Processing and knowledge graph-supported experimental design over the last 1.5 years, we are looking to expand our bioinformatics capabilities in the area of large scale experimental data evaluation and analysis. We are excited to on-board an experienced computational biologist with a track record in systems biology, algorithms as well as statistical modeling,
and a solid understanding of neurobiology. We offer a great opportunity to grow and shape our biomedical informatics department as we expand our operations.

On a day-to-day basis, you will be:


Analyzing, transforming, and integrating large amounts
of structured data (e.g. -omics and patient- derived data)

Establishing automated workflows

Train Recurrent Neural Nets to extract biological
information from text in collaboration with ML team

Build tools to automate parts of the existing workflow

Work with ML team on Knowledge Graph development

Work with external partners on data transfer
and management

Evaluate outcomes and discuss results with science team

Document and report on progress regularly

Qualifications:


MS or higher in bioinformatics or related field

3+ years experience in software development, databases and statistics in drug discovery or biomedicine

Experience in statistical analysis of large omics datasets to support drug discovery

Proven track record of generating insights from gene expression, NGS, or protein-protein interaction datasets

Programming skills: Python, Javascript is a plus

Statistics skills: R, Cytoscape

Advantage: Git, SQL

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with real world patient and clinical data: EMR, pre-clinical, clinical trial data

Experience in Drug repurposing and translational Bioinformatics

Familiarity with Deep learning, NLP, Relational machine learning for knowledge graphs

This Position will be filled in Brooklyn, NY or San Francisco, CA. OccamzRazor offers an equal opportunity work environment with full employee benefits, such as health- and dental insurance as well as competitive equity and salary package. We offer perks, like discounted citibike membership and commuter benefits as well as monthly happy hours and social events.

Please send your CV and cover letter to martin@occamzrazor.com