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Director Computational Biology

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Salary: US$185000 - US$210000 per year + Depending on Experience
  • Job reference: 285081/002_1561982904
  • Sector: Biostatistics, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 01/07/2019

Title: Director Computational Biology

Salary: Competitive

Company Summary: Growing Biotech looking to add a Director of Computational Biology. This person needs to be highly motivated and inspired to develop and analyze bioinformatics to design overall research computing. The Director will help build out the team and captain the computational infrastructure and flow of large-scale studies. The candidate will have experience in strategy for the direction of all informatics tools, systems, and execution of analysis.

The Candidate will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to developing, optimizing, and maintain database structure
  • Validating new methods for data collection and analysis algorithms.
  • Develop novel informatics tools and utilizes emerging web technologies
  • Provide the organization with both short- and long-term information systems strategies
  • Analyze gene editing experiments using next generation sequencing as well as CRISPR
  • Develop and apply computational tools
  • Troubleshooting, improvement of bioinformatics pipeline and applications for clinical tests

The Candidate should have the following qualifications:

  • Ph.D. degree in bioinformatics or biological computational sciences
  • Managing highly dynamic scientific team
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Keeps up with the up-to-date scientific advancement
  • Proficiency with Perl, Python, R, bash, C/C++, Java, and SQL in Linux/Unix environment
  • Proficiency with relational databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL or Microsoft SQL Server
  • 7 years of Industry experience required


  • Bonus
  • Possible Stock options
  • Relocation Package
  • Remote working access

If you are interested in the Director role, Apply Now.