Scientist, Bioinformatics

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Oct 12, 2020
Ref
20790BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
We are seeking a versatile computational scientist to support clinical and research programs in the metabolic disease space. Taking a lead role in these studies, the successful candidate will communicate effectively with researchers and clinicians, and develop methods to interpret diverse data types.

Could this be you? If so, we are excited to learn more about you and share more information about this career opportunity. We have competitive pay and comprehensive benefits.

What will you be doing:
  • Collaborate with scientists in the Metabolism and Muscle group, other Regeneron functional areas, and with external collaborators.
  • Analyze multiomic, clinical, and genetic data from patient cohorts to make a positive difference.
  • Develop statistically robust tools for analyzing diverse data sets, from both established modalities and from technologies, e.g. spatial transcriptomics.
  • Provide scientific direction, technical expertise and coordinating activities with other groups at Regeneron.
  • Present data results to colleagues, senior management and collaborators.
  • Disseminate results in peer-reviewed journals and conferences.
  • Introduce novel research questions to drive our research forward.


WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
  • Demonstrated achievement in computational biology.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as R, python, bash.
  • Experience in analysis of bulk and single-cell RNA-seq, metabolomics, and proteomics data.
  • Knowledge of state-of-the art bioinformatics tools and approaches to support drug discovery programs.
  • Ability to lead multiple projects.
  • Ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team encompassing both scientific and strategic perspectives.

Preferred job requirements:
  • PhD degree in bioinformatics, physics, computer science, or a quantitative field and 1+ years relevant experience
  • Expertise in machine learning algorithms
  • Knowledge of metabolic or muscle disorders
  • Knowledge and experience in genetics and biostatistics

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.

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