Sr. Computational Biologist
Sequence Bio is a passionate Newfoundland and Labrador company striving to change the future of healthcare right here at home. But, we need your help!
We are looking for dynamic, team oriented individuals who are driven to solve complex problems by utilizing their strong communication skills and a technical background to create successful collaborations and interactions with data scientists and geneticists, to join our Data Science and Analytics team. Are you passionate about adding value to a fast-paced, growing company committed to benefiting the lives of individuals, families, and communities in Newfoundland and Labrador for generations to come? Apply today!
Overview of the Role
We are growing our Data Science and Analytics team to enable our search for novel drug targets. This team is responsible for analyzing all aspects of the data generated from the Newfoundland and Labrador Genome Project (NLGP). The Data Science and Analytics team’s work is focused on the analysis of data from whole genome genotyping, NGS whole genome sequencing, RNASeq and other omic’s technologies that will be used to help identify the population structure of our cohort - enabling Sequence Bio to search for novel drug targets to accelerate the development of better, safer medicines and disease treatments.
Reporting to the VP Research, Data Science & Analytics, the Sr. Computational Biologist will be responsible for supporting Sequence Bio’s cutting edge data analytics research and utilizing big data technologies by leading, implementing, and creating novel solutions to influence decisions at various levels in the organization. They will support the development of Sequence Bio’s Research and Analysis platform, a set of innovative technologies and algorithms built to exploit Big Data tools and architecture and will work closely with Sequence Bio’s technology team to develop a world class secure IT infrastructure.
Working at Sequence Bio
At Sequence Bio, we do things a bit differently. And that makes sense, because when you’re trying to transform drug discovery, you can’t do the same old things again and again. The same goes for how we work. Our culture is evolving and progressive, and the procedures, policies and processes we follow encourage success, foster creativity, and embrace innovation. An appreciation for the latest technology tools, and a commitment to flexible working hours during peak project deployment, is required.
Ethics, privacy and security excellence is rooted in everything we do at Sequence Bio. We promise to be transparent about our information policies and practices, and to return benefits to Newfoundland and Labrador. All employees must uphold the company's commitment in all they do.
Sequence Bio is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recognize the importance and value of a diverse workforce and we are committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all employees. If you require any accommodation to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please reach out to email@example.com and we will work with you to meet your needs.
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