Bioinformatics Postodc/Data Analyst

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX

ID: 7058903
Posted: August 7, 2019

Job Description

Job Summary/Basic Function:
We are seeking for Bioinformatics Programmer for our Translational Research Laboratory in The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. In this role, we are looking for an individual who will develop data analysis pipelines to support analysis of massively parallel sequencing of cancer samples for patient care. This individual will also work with Public Genomic/proteomic/array data such TCGA/GEO datasets, develop webtools which supports user-based analysis/interpretation or clinical response analysis.

• MS/PhD in bioinformatics or related field
• Knowledge of bioinformatics methods, data structures, programming and implementation
• Knowledge of genomics and cancer biology
• Experience with sequencing data, genetic variant calling, variant analysis, annotation, and filtering
• Knowledge of R, Unix/Linux OS and shell scripting, HTML, PHP, Javascript, and associated libraries, Python
• Knowledge of statistics and ability to work with large genomics datasets
• Communication skills to work with both technical and non-technical personnel
• Good Project management skills

Minimum Degree Required: Masters Degree

Start date: As soon as possible

How to Apply:
If interested, please email your CV and the names of 3 references to Prof. Sendurai Mani at

Prof. Sendurai Mani

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment.


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