Staff Scientist, Bioinformatics, Molecular Profiling

Location
Tarrytown, NY
Posted
Oct 04, 2019
Ref
16607BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary
We are seeking a talented and self-motivated individual to apply cutting-edge computation technologies in multi-omics data analysis. The successful candidate will join a team that focuses on identification of biomarkers and therapeutic targets in the Immuno-Oncology (IO) space.

Responsibilities

• Initiate and contribute to projects that apply artificial intelligence (AI) to R&D, diagnostics and therapeutics.

• Design, develop, and implement tools for processing and analyzing high-throughput next-generation sequencing data, including but not limited to ExomeSeq, RNASeq, copy number, methylation data as well as single cell seq.

• Work closely with IO teams and other members of the Regeneron Therapeutic Focus Areas (TFAs) to provide critical analytics support to core pre-clinical and early clinical projects. Communicate results with scientists and refine analysis based on feedback.

• Prepare clear, concise and easy-to-understand presentations and documentations for TFAs, collaborators and senior management.

• Contribute to team efforts of developing Molecular Profiling strategies and benchmarking the best practice.

• Publish and present novel findings in peer-reviewed journals and conferences.

Requirements

• Ph.D. in computer science, bioinformatics, physics, applied mathematics, biological science, or a related field

• 5-8 years of working experience in data mining and modeling

• Solid programming skills and proficiency with scientific computing software (R and/or MATLAB), scripting languages (Python), and bioinformatics tools

• Strong knowledge on big data technologies and cloud computing

• Technical skills on machine learning/AI is desired

• Experience with next-generation sequence data analysis is desired

• Strong record of research publications.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.