Mount Sinai Careers
As part of this dynamic group the candidate will interact with the PI to determine and execute a data analysis plan for studies involving genome wide SNPs, copy number variation, or next generation sequencing. The candidate will use his/her experience in biostatistical analyses to analyze genetic data derived from multiple internal and external studies. We seek a highly motivated and dedicated M.D. or Ph.D. in genetics, bioinformatics or statistical genetics with excellent quantitative skills, proven ability to work well in a collaborative environment, The successful applicant will have strong training in statistics or biostatistics, data mining, and genetic analysis.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Ideally this candidate will interact with the PI to determine and execute a data analysis plan for studies involving genome wide SNPs, copy number variation, or next generation sequencing.
Performs other related duties.
Ph.D Genetics, Biology, Computer Science or related topic or discipline
2 years in research environment
Advanced experience sought in one or more of the following areas:
-broad range of statistical genetics and bioinformatics software
-Unix-like operating systems
-use of high-performance computer clusters
-scripting and shell utilities (e.g., perl, awk, sed)
-statistical packages (e.g., R, Stata, etc.)
-programming languages (e.g., C/C++, Java, etc.)
-database and website programming and development
Strong communication and writing skills.
Ability to work as an effective member of a team.