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Scientist, Bioinformatics

Tenaya Therapeutics

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Location:
South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
8/27/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Bioinformatics, Biology Research, Cardiovascular, Cell Biology, Computational, Genomics, Molecular Biology, Programmer, Stem Cell,

Job Description

We are seeking a creative Scientist with an interest in therapeutic development and translational science to join us as the founding member of our Computational team. This is a unique opportunity to join a company at an early stage doing cutting edge basic and clinical science.

Key Responsibilities
Partner with our Scientists to establish and build Tenaya’s computational platform and informatics strategy.

Perform a diverse range of genomic analyses to characterize and optimize lead molecules promoting cardiomyocyte differentiation with a goal of human therapeutic development.

Oversee all aspects computational biology and informatics sciences within the company.

Requirements

PhD in Biology, Bioinformatics or Computer Science with significant experience in studying gene expression either an academic lab or company setting.

Candidates with expertise in cardiac and/or stem cell biology are strongly encouraged to apply.

A positive attitude, strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently are required.

Strong communication skills and the proven ability to build open and collaborative relationships with bench scientists are essential.