Several Bioinformatics / Biostatistics Openings

Several Bioinformatics / Biostatistics Openings

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

Oklahoma City, OK, United States

Data Analyst / Bioinformatics Specialist

The Montgomery lab is looking for a Data Analyst / Bioinformatics Specialist to conduct genetic analyses, perform power calculations and statistics, present data and prepare reports, work independently and as a team player and perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Math, Statistics, MIS, Computer Science, Biostatistics, Epidemiology or related field and one year of relevant statistical and/or analysis experience and 3 – 5 years of relevant experience

Applied analysis experience essential. Superb computer skills including experience with R, S-plus or similar statistical package required. Must have excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with diverse personalities and cultures.

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in Biostatistics / Epidemiology highly desired. Programming experience a plus.

Post-doctoral Fellow – Biostatistics
Join our cutting edge computational and quantitative research group focused on the identification of genes predisposing to complex diseases. Dr. Montgomery is seeking a Post-doctoral Fellow, Assistant-/ Associate-/Staff Scientist, Biostatistician or Bioinformatics Scientist to assist with ongoing projects including the development of new statistical and computational tools. The successful candidate will design, conduct and lead or oversee a variety of analyses and will evaluate methods to obtain data to ensure their validity, accuracy, reliability and usability. Results of analyses will be conveyed to colleagues via presentations and manuscripts. We have access to a high throughput molecular laboratory and a strong array of analytical computing resources.

Minimum Qualifications: Doctorate in Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, or related quantitative field.

Applied analysis experience essential. Superb computer (UNIX OS and R or similar statistical package) and communication skills required. Must have very efficient project management skills and strong organizational ability. Must have the ability to multi-task and work independently as well as with a team. Must be detail oriented, dependable, flexible, and willing to assist with manuscript and grant preparations. Works independently and as a team player and performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Preferred Qualifications: Programming skills are highly valued but not required. Experience with and/or exposure to biomedical research and/or clinical research preferred. Some exposure to genetic analysis also preferred. Experience with case-control analysis, pathway analysis, bioinformatics, gene expression data analysis and/or simple program development helpful. Experience or training in data structure, database design, and database implementation a plus.

For additional information regarding Dr. Montgomery please visit: http://omrf.org/research-faculty/scientists/montgomery-courtney-gray/.

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