San Francisco, CA, United States
Feb 22, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

Bioinformatics Core


We are seeking a talented Statistician at either junior or senior levels to join the dynamic bioinformatics/data science team here at Gladstone Institutes. You will be providing statistical support to the world-class biomedical research conducted in labs at Gladstone Institutes, UCSF, and beyond. Working closely with experimental scientists, you will lead end-to-end studies from hypotheses and experimental design, to analysis plans, implementation and pipelining, to methods assessment and result reporting or publication. You will be working with a variety of data types generated by various platforms and technologies (eg, genome sequencing, bulk RNA-seq, single cell analysis, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, metagenomics, CRISPR screens, mass spectrometry, and others). Expertise and knowledge of state-of-the art sequencing tools/platforms, analysis methods and annotation methods are preferred but not required. You will have opportunities for teaching, authorship, methods development, grant applications, and further training to develop your expertise and skill sets. We accommodate a flexible working schedule to facilitate work-life balance.

  • MS in Statistics or similar quantitative fields and at least 2 + years experience with analysis of sequence data, large biological datasets using R, Python, Perl or equivalent is required
  • PhD in Statistics or similar quantitative fields and experience with analysis of sequence data, large biological datasets using R, Python, Perl or equivalent is required.
  • Statistical genetics experience or experience incorporating various biological data types is strongly preferred.
  • Prior consulting or industrial experience supporting research is a plus.
  • The successful candidate will have a strong background in computational science, statistical analysis, experimental design, and quantitative analysis of biological systems, as well as a demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively with all types and levels of internal and external collaborators.

Additional Information:

  • Title and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
  • Be a part of big ideas and consider Gladstone. Your difference will make a difference in human health.
  • Gladstone is an equal opportunity employer.