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Bioinformatics Analyst

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Kelly Services is actively recruiting for a Bioinformatics Analyst to work a contract assignment (possible temp to hire).**


The Bioinformatics Analyst will be interested in applying computational and systems biology methods to characterize disease biology and drug mechanism of action, and identify novel therapeutic targets and biomarkers relevant to preclinical drug discovery programs. Therapeutic areas supported may include Reproductive Health, GI/Hepatology, Urology and Uro-Oncology .


The Bioinformatics Analyst will perform bioinformatics analyses for internal and external genomics data sets, retrieve public knowledge database and valuable data sets, and develop tools and visualizations for bioinformatics analyses.


**Responsibilities of the Bioinformatics Analyst includes** :


+ Execute and contribute to bioinformatics pipelines to support pre-clinical drug discovery and biomarker identification activities

+ Evaluate, establish and apply commercial and publicly available bioinformatics tools for genomics analyses Identify and retrieve relevant internal and external data and knowledge resources.

+ Collaborate with researchers to support data analysis and bioinformatics needs


**Requirements of the Bioinformatics Analyst includes:**


+ Ph.D. in bioinformatics, computational biology, biostatistics, or related fields, or M.Sc. with equivalent experience.

+ 0-5 years industry experience a plus

+ Self-motivated and able to work independently or in a team setting

+ Excellent communication and organizational skills

+ Expertise in statistical programming in R is mandatory, R Shiny is a plus.

+ Solid understanding of biostatistics

+ Expertise in a programming language, Python/Perl/Java Expertise in Linux shell environment

+ Expertise in next-generation sequencing and single cell sequencing data analyses are highly desirable

+ Knowledge of current bioinformatics trends, public genomic tools, databases and utilities

+ Excellence in data visualization, coding, best practices and documentation

+ Bioinformatics expertise in human genetic diseases and animal models is highly desirable


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-05-24 Expires: 2021-07-05

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Bioinformatics Analyst

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