Bioinformatics programmer in Toronto
February 24, 2014 1:10 PM

The Hoffman Lab at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, seeks new members for our team. We develop machine learning techniques to better understand chromatin biology. These models and algorithms transform high-dimensional functional genomics data into interpretable patterns and lead to new biological insight. A key focus of the lab is to train a new generation of computational biologists.

We seek a programmer to develop new releases of the Segway semi-automated genomic annotation software and for working on other computational biology projects.

Required qualifications: Bachelor's degree in computational biology, computer science, electrical engineering, a biological science, statistics, or physics. Knowledge of Python and Unix environments.

Preferred qualifications: Experience in computational biology and machine learning research. Knowledge of R, C, and C++.

To apply: We will accept applications until the position is filled. Please submit a CV and the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of two or three references to the email address on our jobs page.

The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto. It has the largest cancer research program in Canada. It is a component of the University Health Network, Canada's largest hospital.

payscale: depends on experience
job type: full-time
posted by grouse to Science/Biotech

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