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Advisor/Sr. Advisor - Bioinformatics

Employer
Eli Lilly and Company
Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Start date
Nov 15, 2023

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Job Details

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Eli Lilly and Company is seeking a Bioinformatics Advisor to join our team in Cambridge, MA.

Come join the rapidly expanding Gene Editing team at Eli Lilly! We are responsible for inventing, characterizing, and advancing novel genome editing reagents for a myriad of clinical applications. Our team works cross-functionally within our organization across multiple disease areas and platforms. Our goal is to deliver on the promise of gene editing to patients around the world.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build pipelines to identify and quantify levels of off-target editing from different nuclease modalities
  • Assist the lab team in creating robust off-target pipelines from concept through analysis
  • Hire and manage a team to deliver on timelines as the programs and team expands
  • Work with data scientists to distill complex information to a cross-functional audience
Job Requirements:
  • Position requires either a PhD or a BS/MS with equivalent experience. PhD with 0-2+ years, BS/MS with 5+ years of related experience.

Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Mastery of NGS data handling, from processing raw reads through to running or building pipelines for analysis
  • Experience working with off-target data, including datasets from Digenome-seq, SITE-Seq , UdiTaS, GUIDE-Seq, or rhAmpSeq
  • Expert working knowledge in either Python or R
  • Experience working in a Linux HPC environment and cloud-computing platforms (e.g., AWS)
  • Experience working with containers (e.g., Docker) and workflow management software (e.g. Nextflow, WDL, or Snakemake)
  • Experience working with publicly available biological datasets (NCBI, gnomAD, SRA, GTEx)
  • Familiarity with electronic laboratory notebooks (e.g., Benchling)

Additional Information:
  • This role may require up to 10-15% travel for conferences or training and may include the opportunity to mentor and train two junior scientists.
  • The position is located at 215 First St, Cambridge, MA 02142. Full time (40 hours/week).

Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly USA, LLC and our wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively “Lilly”) are committed to help individuals with disabilities to participate in the workforce and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Lilly, please email Lilly Human Resources ( Lilly_Recruiting_Compliance@lists.lilly.com ) for further assistance. Please note This email address is intended for use only to request an accommodation as part of the application process. Any other correspondence will not receive a response.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Our employee resource groups (ERGs) offer strong support networks for their members and help our company develop talented individuals for future leadership roles. Our current groups include: Africa, Middle East, Central Asia Network, African American Network, Chinese Culture Network, Early Career Professionals, Japanese International Leadership Network (JILN), Lilly India Network, Organization of Latinos at Lilly, PRIDE (LGBTQ + Allies), Veterans Leadership Network, Women’s Network, Working and Living with Disabilities. Learn more about all of our groups.

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Company

Science has been our calling from the beginning. Colonel Eli Lilly founded the company in 1876 and charged employees to “take what you find here and make it better and better.” More than 147 years later, we remain committed to his vision through every aspect of our business and the people we serve, starting with discovering the best treatments for those who take our medicines and extending to health care professionals, employees and the communities in which we live. Moreover, you can also count on the team at Lilly to be incredibly civic-minded, supporting our communities through philanthropy, volunteerism, and a creative and innovative can-do spirit. 

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