Associate Director/Director, Computational Biology (NGS)

4 days left

Employer
CyberCoders
Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 10, 2021
Ref
2163891890
Discipline
Biology, Modeling
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Associate Director/Director, Computational Biology (NGS) Located in Cambridge, MA, we are revolutionizing the field of transplantation with a gene editing platform to develope of human-compatible organs, tissues and cells. Harnessing the latest gene-editing techniques, we have the capability to solve the global organ crisis by providing an alternative to allotransplantation.

We are uniquely positioned to reinvigorate the field of xenotransplantation by addressing both the key virology and immunology hurdles that have impeded its advancement to date and provide commercially-viable products to save and enhance the lives of patients in need.

Due to natural growth and multiple rounds of funding, we are actively looking to expand across multiple teams, so apply now if interested!
Top Reasons to Work with Us -High Job stability with $265M+ in funding
-Opportunity for growth
-Late-stage startup but still room to pave the way for the future of the company
-Exceptional benefits
-Convenient location in Cambridge
What You Will Be Doing -Use computational methods and existing methods to analyze animal tissues and cell lines to assist in design and assessment of gene-editing experiments
-Perform multi-modal analysis of DNA, RNA, single-cell, ATACseq and methylation data, from multiple sequencing platforms, to identify SNPs, structural variants, copy number variants, alternative splicing, fusions, methylation and open chromatin regions
-Use these multi-modal genomic results, in conjunction with health data from pre-clinical experiments to help in iterative design, validation, and assessment of our gene-editing experiments. We expect this work to progress to analysis of clinical results as well
-Assist in CRISPR gRNA design for single targets and multiple targets
-Work closely with gene-editing and immunology teams on design of experiments and analysis of data
-Communicate our results both internally and to a broad scientific audience
-Keep abreast of emerging methods in computational biology/bioinformatics and leverage innovative opportunities
What You Need for this Position -PhD in Computational Biology with 4+ years of post-doc experience + publications
-Experience working with...
*-Hardcore NGS data analysis and modeling, particularly in mammalian systems*
-DNA, RNA, single-cell and epigenetic data
-Development and application of statistical/machine learning methods to the analysis of diverse biological and clinical datasets
-Utilizing Python and R programming languages as well as bioinformatics pipeline development
So, if you are a Senior Scientist - Computational Biology with experience, please apply today!
- Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

*CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer*

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

*Your Right to Work* - In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

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