The qualified individual will have at least a B.S. degree in computer science or related field, 2-3 years of experience in Java and web programming, and excellent communication skills. Basic knowledge in database querying (SQL) and Unix sysadmin is highly recommended. Experience with Perl and Python, and basic bioscience knowledge, especially molecular biology or genome research, is preferred.
The Bioinformatics Division of the Preventive Medicine is seeking a motivated, experienced individual to join the Thomas research group, to develop software pipelines and web tools for large scale gene function analyses, and provide basic sysadmin support for the database and Unix OS. The individual will play a key role in the Gene Ontology Consortium (http://geneontology.org), one of the largest bioinformatics projects in the world. In this role there will be close interaction with other team members at USC as well as with other GOC software development groups, including the group at LBNL in Berkeley, CA.
Minimum Education: Master’s degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Minimum Experience: 3 years
Minimum Field of Expertise: Knowledge of research processes and computer science.
REQ20040265 Posted Date: 06/27/2017 - Thru date - 8/27/2017