SENIOR Bioinformatics

Data Scientist

​CAMBRIDGE,MA

Position Summary

PepGene is seeking a highly motivated Senior Bioinformatics Data Scientist to join the Bioinformatics & Data Science team. As part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will work closely with other members to facilitate the movement of our pre-clinical programs into clinical. 

Job Responsibility

  • Explore external and internal -omics data, to deeply understand the rationale of immunotherapy and nominate novel therapeutic targets

  • Develop sequencing analysis pipelines on cloud platforms to ensure dynamic internal analytic abilities on NGS data

  • Develop novel AI algorithms to improve the ability to nominate therapeutic targets

  • Closely work with other departments to ensure the efficient movement of existing neoantigen-based R&D pipelines

  • Participate in internal and external research collaborations

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Ph.D. or MS in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Physics, Computer Science, etc

  • Strong academic track record, Ph.D. with 0-2 years and MS with 3-5 years of post-graduate relevant experience

  • Experience of working with DNA sequencing, RNA sequencing, Mass Spectrometry, and single-cell RNA sequencing data is highly desired

  • Experience of applying machine learning, deep learning algorithms in genomic space is highly desired

  • Experience of working with the cloud platform, such as AWS, Seven Bridges or DNANexus is desired

  • Experience of working in immunology/oncology field is a plus

  • Excellent written, presentation and communication skills

  • Capable of working and solving challenging problems independently in a fast-paced environment

To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to talent@pepgenebio.comif you are interested. 

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