Data Scientist - Intermediate

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 02/08/2018 Job ID: 136980 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience with Data Science? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Data Scientist - Intermediate position.

What You Will Be Doing:

You will assemble, annotate, and analyze a broad range of eukaryotic genomes, particularly plant and insect genomes. You will develop novel strategies and implement new analysis tools for genomics analysis and leverage cloud-computing resources. You will also communicate scientific results.

What We Are Looking For:

  • Master degree in Bioinformatics, Genomics, Genetics, Computer Sciences or a related field; or a Bachelors with equivalent experience.

  • Familiarity with genomic sequence analysis, such as genome/transcriptome assembly, gene annotation, multi-sequence alignment, or sequence similarity searches

  • Demonstrated programming and scripting skills in at least one programming language, such as R, Python, Java, Perl, or C++.

  • Experience with Unix/Linux computing environments.

  • Ability to handle and manipulate large datasets.

  • A commitment to producing reproducible scientific results, including using version control coding practices.

  • Demonstrated curiosity and ability to innovate.

It Would Be Great, but Not Required, if You Had:

  • PhD in Bioinformatics, Genomics, Genetics, Computer Sciences or a related field.

  • Experience with genome/transcriptome assembly using next-generation sequencing technologies.

  • Experience with working in a cloud-computing environment, such as AWS.

  • Experience with plant biology and breeding

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK! We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Long and Short-Term disability

  • Life insurance

  • Direct deposit

  • Referral program

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!

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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

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