16 days old

Bioinformatics Associate Scientist

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103
**Title: Bioinformatics Associate Scientist**

**Location: San Francisco, CA**

**Work Environment: Start-up**

**Work Type: Direct-hire, Permanent. This is a hybrid role, with at least some office presence. We are open to discussing the possibility of fully remote work for outstanding candidate.**

**Job Description:**

In this role you will assist with the curation, integration, and analysis of immunology data using methods from computational biology. Additionally, you will assist in the development, implementation, and maintenance of computational biology and immunology databases. Further, you will assist in mining the data to produce actionable reports.


Under close supervision and direction, you will:

Analyze and visualize single cell transcriptomics data using existing or custom scripts.

Identify and develop optimal algorithms and workflows to analyze large scale single cell transcriptomics datasets.

Identify and integrate relevant external datasets to aid in the analysis and interpretation of internal data.

Explore novel data visualization tools, with emphasis on integrating diverse data types.

Develop and apply novel tools in statistics and machine learning.

Implement algorithms as software for distribution via cloud based platforms.

Meet established deadlines and milestones.


Background: bioinformatics, biostatistics, machine learning or similar is required.

2+ years experience (industry) + MS in a scientific discipline

4+ years experience (industry) + undergraduate degree in scientific discipline

Ph.D. is optional.


At least 2 years of industry experience is required.

Understanding basic principles of molecular biology, genetics, and immunology.

Experience in programming

o Required: R/Bioconductor, Rstudio, R markdown, Linux/Unix command line, github (version control tools).

o Preferred: AWS, SQL, CWL, github, Python/Pandas, Seurat, SevenBridges platform.

Experience of data analyses under supervision is required. Self-directed abilities are preferred.

Basic understanding of NGS data analytics is required. scRNA-seq and familiarity of Seurat R package is preferred.

Basic understanding of statistics/biostatistics, parametric, non parametric is required. Advanced understanding (Masters level) is preferred.

**_If you, or someone you know, would like to be considered please apply online today to discuss next steps._**

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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. (
Posted: 2022-06-10 Expires: 2022-07-11

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