Computational Scientist

Employer
Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.
Location
Frederick
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 27, 2017
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time

Computational Scientist. Support NCI's Clinical Services Program & the National Institute of Allergies & Infectious Diseases (NIAID) by working in the Laboratory of Human Retrovirology & Immunoinformatics. Investigate HIV & other infectious diseases; develop innovative computational & analytical methods for HIV quasi-species detection; characterize HIV drug resistant mutations for patient samples; preprocessing, QC, stat analysis and computational methods dev for next generation sequencing data; supporting biologists & clinical researchers to analyze data based on other high-throughput technologies (microarray, etc.) using established methods & through the development of novel algorithms. Employer: Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., Job in Frederick, MD. Req are Ph.D. in Comp Sci + 2 years of exp assessing long read error profiles provided by the single-molecule real-time (SMRT) sequencing platform & building predictive models to improve read accuracy prediction, & creating web services to allow programmatic access to a Database for Annotation, Visualization & Integrate Discovery (DAVID) data. Send resume, references & salary requirements to: Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., Human Resources, P.O. Box B, Frederick, MD 21702. Please reference job number 08042017. No calls or e-mails please.