Bioinformatician

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Website Cherokee Federal

Bioinformatician, Silver Spring, MD

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Cherokee Nation Operational Solutions is part of Cherokee Federal – a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies focused on building solutions, solving complex challenges, and serving the nation’s mission around the globe for more than 60 federal clients For more information, visit 1-on-1 mentorship, training and advice to help users land their next job. Pay only if you succeed in getting hired and start work at a high-paying job first.

SUMMARY

The Bioinformatician will assist researchers by developing reports and conducting analysis, as well as, maintaining databases for research projectsAd:

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ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Includes the following (_but not limited to_):

Effectively interprets and analyzes data for bioinformatics leadership
Provides comprehensive project reports on a timely basis to the Bioinformatics and Molecular Laboratory leadership
Submits reports/data summaries required to prepare research results for presentations and publications in the scientific literature
Applies _theoretical expertise _and innovation to apply new technology
Tests and documents software, hardware, and interface requirements
Analyzes Bioinformatics problems to develop solutions involving computer hardware and software
Manipulates publicly accessible, commercial, or proprietary genomic, clinical-related databases
Attends relevant seminars, scientific conferences, and meetings for the MRSN
Assists in the instruction/execution of next-generation sequencing (NGS) teaching courses offered by the MRSN
Develops Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), templates, and forms (_including, but not limited to, statistical programming plans, SOPs, and templates_) for Bioinformatics team in collaboration with the Bioinformatics leadership
Maintains a safe workplace; observes and complies with appropriate safety and occupational health rules/regulations Required to attend safety trainings relative to position and report any infractions of safety procedures to the facility’s Safety Officer

Shares knowledge in efforts to advance the staff’s/team’s capabilities

SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY

This position will not have supervisory/management authority

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Bioinformatics, Biology, Microbiology, Virology, Computer Science, Computational Biology, or related degree
One (1) to three (3) years’ Bioinformatics experience working with bacterial genomes, antibiotic resistance and mobile genetic elements
Knowledge of next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies, including short and long read sequencing using the Illumina, Pacific Biosciences, and Oxford Nanopore instruments
Knowledge and experience analyzing, manipulating, and interpreting long/short-read DNA sequences from bacteria
Knowledge and experience writing scripts in languages (such as Perl), in environment shells (such as bash), and common software packages for high content data analysis such as R
Ability to work on the command line, bash scripting
Ability to perform knowledge engineering functions between the IT-based staff and the medical research science staff
Ability to perform and assist with technical planning, design, development, testing, implementation, and management of internet technologies

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

Knowledge of next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies, including short and long read sequencing using the Illumina, Pacific Biosciences, and Oxford Nanopore instruments
Knowledge and experience analyzing, manipulating and interpreting long and short-read DNA sequences from bacteria
Knowledge and experience writing scripts in languages such as Perl, in environment shells such as bash, and common software packages for high content data analysis such as R
Ability to work on the command line (bash scripting)
Ability to perform knowledge in engineering functions between the IT-based staff and the medical research science staff
Ability to perform and assist with technical planning, design, development, testing, implementation, and management of internet technologies

EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS

Ability to successfully pass a drug screen and background investigation

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Work will be performed primarily in a climate-controlled laboratory and/or office environment

_Cherokee Federal has suspended it’s COVID mandate However it’s important to note that Cherokee Federal employees are included as covered employees in US Presidential Executive Order 14042, which mandates Covid vaccines for federal contractors Executive Order 14042 is currently not subject to enforcement by the Federal government Therefore, Cherokee Federal has suspended application of the mandate and continues to monitor the government’s guidance on administration of any vaccine requirement_

ABOUT THE TEAM
Cherokee Federal is a division of Cherokee Nation Businesses, the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, the largest Native American tribe in the US As a trusted partner, the Cherokee Federal team of companies manages nearly 2,000 projects of all sizes across the construction, engineering and manufacturing and mission solutions portfolios ranging from advanced data analytics and telehealth to cybersecurity, cloud and logistics

Since 2012, our team of companies has won $6 billion in government contracts and completed more than 5,300 federal missions Our 3,600+ employees work in 20+ countries, 50 states and 2 US territories

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Vision insurance
Schedule:
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):
The following questions must be answered in order to be considered, thank you!

What is your best phone number AND email you can be reached at?
Do you have experience in Bioinformatics and/or Molecular Laboratory leadership?
What is your experience in Next Generation Sequencing?
What experience do you have in NGS technologies including shot/long read sequencing using the Illumina, Pacific Biosciences, and/or Oxford Nanopore instruments?
Do you have knowledge/experience in writing scripts in languages (such as Perl), in environment shells (such as bash), and common software packages for high content data analysis such as R?
What is your minimum pay expectation?
Have you contracted for federal/government agencies before?
What is your ability to work the command line (bash scripting)?
How many years’ experience working with bacterial genomes, antibiotic resistance, and/or mobile genetic elements?
How many years’ experience in Bioinformatics?

Education:
Master’s (Preferred)

Shift availability:
Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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