Moderna is seeking a highly motivated bioinformatics scientist with expertise in cancer vaccine and immunogenomics to work as part of a highly collaborative, multi-disciplinary, and fast-paced team. The primary focus for this position is to identify and build immunogenomics analytic pipelines. The successful candidate will work closely with computational biologists, immunologists, and translational biologists in Oncology Research support cancer vaccine discovery, translational research, and clinical development.
Heres What Youll Do
Identify immunogenomics datasets and tools (such as IEDB, IMGT) and build analytical solutions for oncology target identification and design
Using public and proprietary sequencing datasets, design and interpret bioinformatics analysis to derive insights for biological hypothesis and biomarker discovery
Stay up to date with current state-of-the-art practices of multi-omics data analysis and interpretation, particularly in the fields of cancer immunogenomics
Collaborate closely with computational and experimental biologists to support oncology research and clinical development
Heres What Youll Need (Minimum Qualifications)
Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Systems immunology, or related quantitative discipline
Minimum 2 years Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, or related experience in industry
Experience with -omics data analysis, including RNA-seq, WES, immune repertoire sequencing
Strong coding skills with R and/or Python
Experience with high performance computing and AWS cloud computing platform
Heres What Youll Bring to the Table (Preferred Qualifications)
Prior experience leading the development and productization of prediction algorithms, ideally in the bioinformatics space
Strong problem-solving skills and a results-oriented mindset
Demonstrated cross-functional collaboration with multidisciplinary teams
Curious about exploring a new pathway for drug discovery
Be bold in proposing and delivering on creative experimental designs and ideas
Moderna is pleased to provide you and your family with a comprehensive and innovative suite of benefits, including:
- Highly competitive and inclusive medical, dental and vision coverage options
- Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses and dependent care expenses
- Lifestyle Spending Account funds to help you engage in personal enrichment and self-care activities
- Family care benefits, including subsidized back-up care options and on-demand tutoring
- Free premium access to fitness, nutrition, and mindfulness classes
- Exclusive preferred pricing on Peloton fitness equipment
- Adoption and family-planning benefits
- Dedicated care coordination support for our LGBTQ+ community
- Generous paid time off, including:
Vacation, sick time and holidays
Volunteer time to participate within your community
Discretionary year-end shutdown
Paid sabbatical after 5 years; every 3 years thereafter
- Generous Paid Leave offerings, including 18 weeks of 100% paid parental leave for all new parents
- 401k match and Financial Planning tools
- Moderna-paid Life, LTD and STD insurance coverages, as well as voluntary benefit options
- Complimentary concierge service including home services research, travel booking, and entertainment requests
- Free parking or subsidized commuter passes
- Location-specific perks and extras!
Since our founding in 2010, we have aspired to build the leading mRNA technology platform, theinfrastructure to reimagine how medicines are created and delivered, and a world-class team. We believe in giving our people a platform to change medicine and an opportunity to change the world.
By living our mission, values, and mindsets every day, our peopleare the driving force behind our scientific progress and our culture.Together, we are creating a culture of belonging and building an organization that cares deeply for our patients, our employees, the environment, and our communities.
We are proud to have been recognized as a Science Magazine Top Biopharma Employer, a Fast Company Best Workplace for Innovators, and a Great Place to Work in the U.S.
If you want to make a difference and join a team that is changing the future of medicine, we invite you to visit modernatx.com/careers to learn more about our current opportunities.
Moderna is a smoke-free, alcohol-free and drug-free work environment.
Moderna is a place where everyone can grow. If you meet the Basic Qualifications for the role and you would be excited to contribute to our mission every day, please apply!
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