1+ months

Bioinformatics Scientist, South San Francisco

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Bioinformatics Scientist** -South San Francisco, CA

Start Date 01/07/2019 - 06/07/2019

The candidate will be part of the Bioinformatics RD team in Clinical Next Generation Sequencing Group and will be responsible for primer design for the development of targeted sequencing panels, pipelines and algorithms for next-generation DNA sequencing.

**What will you do?**

+ Design assays for custom targeted sequencing panels for external and internal researchers.

+ Understand the core scientific questions and design assays to best address these questions.

+ Develop, maintain, and operate bioinformatics pipelines for assay design, data mining and analysis Improve the designs by iterative analysis of the sequencing data obtained.

+ Develop heuristic rules, optimization, and algorithms to improve the design pipeline.

+ Analyze sequence data and mine public databases for sequence content.

+ Collaborate closely with the molecular biologists, product management, sales, experimental researchers and other members of the Bioinformatics team

+ Work closely with external customers to understand and provide the best design solution that meets their needs.


+ This position requires the knowledge and skills normally acquired through completion of a MS/PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, Genomics or related field.

+ Three or more years of relevant working experience is required.

+ Experience working and developing bioinformatics production systems.

+ Mandatory Bioinformatics Scientist - Primer Design Desired

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2018-12-17 Expires: 2019-01-21

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