Senior Scientist – Bioinformatics

GigaGen seeks a talented, highly motivated Senior Scientist in Bioinformatics to work alongside laboratory scientists on research funded by a $50 million co-development deal with Grifols, plus Phase II SBIR grants from the NCI and NIAID. The project involves deep analysis of high-throughput sequencing data and massively parallel biological assays. The candidate will lead identification of novel drug targets through design and analysis of functional genomics experiments, in collaboration with laboratory personnel. The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Cancer Biology, or Genetics with 5+ years of experience coding in high-level languages such as Perl, Python, and R.