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Sr Bioinformatics Scientist

Mission Bio

Mission Bio

San Francisco, CA, USA · Remote
Posted on Saturday, April 20, 2024

About the job

Are you ready to join Mission Bio, a Series D company based in South San Francisco, California!! Our mission is to help researchers and clinicians unlock single-cell biology to enable the discovery, development, and delivery of precision medicine.

We are a dynamic and diverse team. We live by the culture of “One Cell, One Team, One Vision.” We are collaborative, we are driven, and we are curious.

But we can’t do it without YOU!

To help us meet our goals we are looking to hire a Senior Bioinformatics Scientist to join our family!

If any of the below describes you, we would love to speak with you!

Position Overview:

We are seeking a talented and motivated Computational Biologist/Bioinformatics Specialist to join our team. This role will be pivotal in supporting our pharma accounts, driving product development and clinical traction by utilizing advanced data analysis techniques, algorithm development, and effective communication with customers. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in data analysis, with a focus on single-cell analysis, and possess the skills necessary to refine algorithms for production environments and ensure compliance with regulatory standards.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Conduct data analysis and signal processing, with a specific focus on single-cell analysis, to derive meaningful insights from complex datasets.
  • Utilize data visualization techniques to interpret and communicate findings effectively to both internal stakeholders and external customers.
  • Perform statistical analysis of experimental data, with experience in translational medicine, Oncology, and regulated spaces being a bonus.
  • Develop algorithms to address specific challenges in bioinformatics and computational biology, with a focus on robustness, efficiency, and scalability.
  • Refine algorithms for deployment in production environments, ensuring optimal performance and reliability.
  • Collaborate with scientists, marketing, and customers to support project planning and commercial launch. Collaborate with the software engineering team to transfer algorithms and tools into production-ready software solutions.

To be successful in this role, your background and experience should include:

  • Master's or PhD degree in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, or related field with 3+ years of industry experience. Relevant grad/postdoc experience are also welcome.
  • Proven experience in data analysis and signal processing, with a focus on single-cell analysis. Experience with statistical analysis techniques and familiarity with regulated environments (e.g., FDA, CLIA) is preferred.
  • Strong proficiency in programming languages such as Python, or R, with experience in algorithm development.
  • Excellent data visualization skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex findings to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to interact with customers and internal stakeholders effectively.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team.
  • Excel in technology development with demanding schedules and deliverables
  • Experience with software development best practices, including code optimization, version control, and testing methodologies.

What can Mission Bio offer you? (Besides an amazing and innovative culture?)

  • All Inclusive - Full Benefits Package
  • Unlimited PTO Package
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Travel Assistance Program
  • And Much More

Mission Bio is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, including supporting applicants and employees with a disability or protected veterans, as well as any other status protected by law. PRINCIPALS ONLY// NO AGENCIES OR THIRD PARTIES

Local or Remote USA candidates only