Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center: Bioinformatics Software Engineer (Solid Tumor Team) - (Michelle K) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (New York, NY) (New York, NY)

Posted: Feb 8, 2019

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MSK is seeking a Bioinformatics Software Engineer to join the laboratory of Luis Diaz, Head of the Division of Solid Tumor Oncology. Under supervision of the group leader, will provide support to research projects at the Center by designing, developing, and implementing software tools for processing and analyzing high-throughput next-generation sequencing data. In addition, will provide one-on-one consultation and training to research scientists and bioinformatics and software engineers at the Center in the use of bioinformatics software tools and databases.


Do you want to join an innovative team and contribute to cancer research? Are you creative and want to solve meaningful problems? Then join us here at MSK, where we can provide you with the opportunity to do all of those things! This is a great role for someone who has the right skills, who wants to be part of a dynamic team and wants to learn how to apply their skills to support our mission here.


Train researchers in the use of computational and bioinformatics tools and develop training module


YOU ARE:



  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward

  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information

  • Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational

  • Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals

  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding

  • Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles

  • Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious

  • Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situation


To be considered for Bioinformatics Software Engineer III, you need:



  • Ph.D. and 0-2 years of related experience

  • Master’s Degree and 2-4 years of related experience

  • Cross-disciplinary and strong analytic skills, as well as broad experience with bioinformatics methods, software and computer programming languages (including R and Python) are essential


To be considered for Bioinformatics Software Engineer IV, you need:



  • Ph.D. and 2-4 years of related experience

  • Master’s Degree and 4-7 years of related experience

  • Cross-disciplinary and strong analytic skills, as well as broad experience with bioinformatics methods, software and computer programming languages are essential

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