Job Description

Payroll Title:
BIOINFORMATICS PROGR 4
Department:
PHYSICIAN GROUP HTTC
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
Uncovered
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday - Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#109746 Bioinformatics Programmer

Initial Review Date: Thu 9/16/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/news/2021/07/ucs-covid-19-vaccine-policy.html

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 06/11/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 06/23/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

This position will remain open until filled. Please note this is not a remote position.

DESCRIPTION

The UCSD Hemophilia and Thrombosis Treatment Center has a wide-ranging clinical, translational and basic research program, involving genomic and proteomic analysis, in the field of thrombosis and hemostasis.

This role involves developing and utilizing computational tools to analyze and interpret biological or other research data. Utilizes and develops algorithms, computational techniques, and statistical methodologies. Helps in the design of new experiments. Implements end-user needs in database searching and integration. Maintains the computational infrastructure and tracks the flow of samples and information for large-scale studies. Provides web-based bioinformatics and access to public and proprietary databases.

Uses skills as an advanced, specialized bioinformatics programming professional with an in-depth understanding of computational algorithms to identify and resolve a wide range of highly complex issues/software bugs where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. May lead and/or mentor a team of bioinformatics programming professionals and/or provide independent consultation regarding analytical approach for studies requiring complexity and scope in bioinformatics, to doctors, residents, fellows, postdocs and others involved in research. Prepares data for publication and presentation.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree in biological science, computational/programming, or related area; and/or equivalent experience/training.

  • A minimum of five (5+) or more years of relevant bioinformatics programming or scripting experience. Knowledge of modern biology and applicable field of research.

  • Experience and proven success in bioinformatics methods, applications programming, web development and data structures.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master or PhD preferred.
  • Knowledge of R programming language.
  • Familiarity with proteomics field.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check.
  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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Application Instructions

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