Data Scientist - Intermediate

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 03/30/2018 Job ID: 137318 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 run the existing variant analysis pipeline on production samples while working to improve the automation of the pipeline. You will work with scientists adapting the pipeline to a range of new uses to identify and test needed modifications. You will also work with scientists and engineers working to develop a new, more flexible variant pipeline and the tools needed to evaluate and compare the results of different variant calling approaches.

What We Are Looking For:

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

  • Demonstrated programming and scripting skills in R and Python.

  • Experience with Unix/Linux computing environments

  • Familiarity with NGS sequencing data and tools commonly used in sequence analysis for read trimming, alignment, and variant calling

  • Ability to handle and manipulate large datasets.

  • Demonstrated curiosity and ability to innovate.

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

  • Experience building, running and monitoring genomic analysis pipelines in R or Python.

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

  • Experience working with REST APIs

  • Demonstrated ability to work in and communicate effectively with a team of laboratory scientists, data scientists, and software engineers

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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