MD Anderson Cancer Center Computational Scientist - Immunology in Houston, Texas
The mission of The University of TexasM. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to
eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, andthe world through outstanding
programs that integrate patient care, researchand prevention, and through
education for undergraduate and graduate students,trainees, professionals,
employees and the public.
The salary range is min $ 78,800 mid $ 98,500 max $ 118,200.
1. Data Analysis:
- Performs data analysis tasks on a variety of projects that include
analysis, integration and interpretation of NanoString, RNA-seq,
microarray and other experimental data in the setting of
- Develops, applies, and provides bioinformatics software and
computational tools to researchers.
- Works closely with clinical scientists to understand data processing
challenges and provide custom solutions for sequencing, gene
expression, proteomics, pathway, DNA copy number, genomic and
proteomic data to expedite scientific projects and drug discovery
- Develops and deploys prototype algorithms and parallel processing
methods, analyze data, evaluate results, and effectively presents them to collaborators.
2. Project Development:
- Consistently develops and customizes software applications
according to project specific needs.
* Searches literature and investigate emerging data analysis tools and
technologies; recommends, schedules, and performs software
improvements and upgrades.
4. Other duties as assigned.
Required: Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Applied Mathematics or related field.
Required: Five years experience in scientific software development/analysis. With preferred degree three years experience required.
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