We have an opening for a skilled and experienced bioinformatician to join the Clinical Informatics group. This team is responsible for the truth of the variants that go into our reports. We investigate unique genetic signals, run analyses across tens of thousands of patient samples to assess assay performance, and continually improve our processes through software development as the volume and complexity of our offerings grow.
This role is very interdisciplinary and involves collaboration with the bioinformatics pipeline team, clinical genetics experts, laboratory scientists, R&D scientists, and laboratory directors.
What you will bring:
3+ years experience with next-generation sequencing (NGS) data analysis
Familiarity with common NGS alignment, variant calling, and visualization tools
Proficiency in at least one of the following languages: python, java, c, c++ or perl
Demonstrable experience in a clinical genetics laboratory and/or knowledge of advanced methods of structural variant detection
Preferred: PhD or Master's degree in molecular biology, bioinformatics or related field
Ideal candidates will be skilled communicators, curious and CLIA diagnostic laboratory experience
At Invitae, we value diversity and provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.