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Location : Research Triangle Park, NC
Job Type : Contract
Reference Code : 12015
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 1-2
Required Education : Bachelor degree
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

Our client, a major chemical manufacturer, has an exciting opportunity for a Bioinformatics Scientist to support the Agricultural Research team at their facility in Research Triangle Park, NC. 

**This is a long-term contract role currently budgeted at 12 months (possibility of contract extension or direct hire for the right candidate) and a pay rate of $47/hour**


The Bioinformatician will use their expertise in DNA Sequencing and Linux High Performance Computing environments to support agricultural solutions research at our client’s site in Research Triangle Park, NC. 


The Bioinformatician will contribute greatly to the early discovery pipeline for seeds and traits.


They will validate traits, computations, and support early discovery efforts for products before they may go to market.



Required Qualifications :


  • B.S. or M.S. in Bioinformatics or related field

  • Proficient with Linux and High-Performance Computing environments

  • Proficient with Python script development

  • Solid experience with assembling and annotating long and short read next generation sequencing data

  • Solid experience with RNA-Seq data preparation and analysis

  • Solid communication and documentation skills


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* Your eligibility for benefits depends upon your placement, hours billed and length of service. Your recruiter can identify the programs for which you are eligible. The Company reserves the right to modify or eliminate any of its non-legally mandated benefits at any time.