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Senior Director of Bioinformatics.

New York - United States Depending on Experience

A growing precision medicine and women's health organisation is searching for a Senior Director of Bioinformatics to grow out the bioinformatics team and direct the overall bioinformatics strategy.


Responsibilities include:

  • Managing an internal group of employees with backgrounds in statistics, mathematics, biochemistry/biophysics, and related disciplines, as well as external consultants
  • You will be involved in the development of new methods for genomic data mining and algorithm development, leveraging your knowledge of computational modeling
  • You will be working closely with the lab and quality group on sustaining, monitoring and improving lab metric analysis
  • Key interactions will be with the bioinformatics/software development, quality, clinical laboratory, research, process development and clinical groups
  • This role will be a lead decision-maker on statistical evaluation of clinical trials protocols and will play a key role in statistical interactions with regulatory agencies


What do we need from you?

  • PhD, MS or equivalent experience in a relevant, quantitative field such as statistics, computational biology, biochemistry/biophysics, informatics (chemical or biological), applied math, or a related field and at least 7+ years (PhD) or 10+ years (MS) working in the pharma/biopharma, molecular diagnostics, or academic arenas
  • Previous experience at a molecular diagnostics company is essential
  • Experience in computational modeling, algorithm development and machine learning is a must
  • Experience with the analysis of large genomic datasets is required; the ability to program in a variety of computer languages (R, SAS, others) is necessary
  • Experience designing, analyzing and publishing either clinical trials or observational studies


How do I apply?

Apply here or reach out to to discuss the role further. 



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