Position Summary:

 

The Specialist, Biomarker Data Management & Delivery, will support the Translational Data Services team in implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of data standards across Precision for Medicine’s laboratory services unit.  This position will make a key contribution to implement and monitor standards and data transfer/QC processes to support Precision’s laboratory sciences team to ensure delivery of high quality data to Precision’s clients.    

 

Essential functions of the job include but are not limited to:

  • Create production-level source code for use in biomarker data management, and biomarker data delivery
  • Execute data processing and quality control (QC) pipelines for biomarker data such as flow cytometry, cell-based assays (e.g. MSD portfolio), next-generation sequencing, gene expression, and IHC
  • Support development and execution of data transfer agreements/specifications for internal and external data transfers
  • Perform source code validation and application testing
  • Collaborate with members of other Precision divisions, and externally with 3rd party clients and vendors
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Minimum Required:

  • Bachelor’s in data management, Bioinformatics, Data Science, Biostatistics, Biology or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience

 

Other Required:

  • Ability to leverage existing technologies, internal and external, to address unique challenges
  • A concern for the little differences in numbers that can uncover big issues
  • Ability to identify problems and work with internal stakeholders to a resolution
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player contributing to a positive, collaborative working environment
  • Extended work hours may be required to meet business demands
  • Must be able to read, write, speak fluently and comprehend the English language

 

Preferred:

  • Experience with coding in R
  • Experience with relational databases such as MySQL
  • Experience with source code management systems such as git
  • Ability to work efficiently under Unix/Linux environment
  • Experience interfacing with LIMS systems
  • Experience with cloud computing infrastructure (e.g. AWS)

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