Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development , remote in San Juan Capistrano, CA at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 6/27/2022

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At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us, we offer exciting and fast-moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and develop technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing success relies on our people.

As a Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development, remote, you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you will have the opportunity to collaborate and affect change while expanding your leadership skills and technical knowledge.

The Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development will work 100% remote and can be located anywhere in the US.

Bioinformatics Scientist – Computational Biology/Clinical NGS Development, remote, the role:

Bioinformatics Scientist focusing on next-generation sequencing technologies, with experience designing/developing/executing NGS workflows. Successful candidate will develop the bioinformatics components during the early phase of development of NGS products/assays, including designing and developing core methods and workflows for analyzing data from sequencers, and collaborating with bench scientists on data analyses and research aimed at feasibility analyses or product development. Duties would also include developing and executing computational approaches to analyze bioinformatics problems and datasets, and serving as SME for analytical methods design/development on product development teams, as well as preparing reports, and scientific publications, conference presentations, and other communications of results.

To qualify, the ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

•         PhD, or MS with 2+ years relevant experience, or BS with 4+ years relevant experience in an industrial or academic setting working with genetics data and underlying technologies.

•         Record of core contributions to relevant projects and/or relevant research and development experience.

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Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.