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Full Time Location:
Medical Center School/Department: Systems Biology
Grade: Grade 103
Research (Lab and Non-Lab)
Job Type: Officer of Administration
Hours Per Week: 35
Columbia University's Department of Systems Biology is seeking a highly motivated genomics staff member to join the Rabadan Lab. The incumbent will take part in cutting-edge projects centered on the theme of untangling the molecular biology of cancer. These projects, though varied, all approach this problem by analyzing exomic, genomic, and transcriptomic data from both public and private sources. The staff member will contribute to this task as well as develop visualization tools for these data. The candidate will work in a highly multidisciplinary environment and will support several projects from different lab members.
The incumbent will be coordinating research computational efforts and data management for the Center for Topology of Cancer Evolution and Heterogeneity. He or she will also be in charge of genomic data coordination for the Program for Mathematical Genomics (PMG) within the Department of Systems Biology.
Demonstrated computational and software development skills required. Experience in processing and analysis of large genomics data sets (WGS, WES, RNA-seq, or ChIP-seq) in bioinformatics/molecular biology setting. Ability to produce well designed, documented code in Python, R, Matlab or similar.
Proficiency in using build, test, version control, and documentation tools is a plus; Proficiency working in a Linux environment and with Unix shell scripting; Proficiency with the SGE cluster environment.
Ability to multi-task and work independently as well as on a team within a multidisciplinary environment.
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