Work with us

tl;dr: we're on a mission to bring the insight with bioinformatics.

Our mission, values, and benefits.

Candidates should have the following attributes:

  • expert in the field: strong intuition on how to solve problems, build software, with demonstrated success.
  • strong communicator: communicate progress, insights and results clearly.
  • fast learner: unintimidated by applying and developing new methods and software; come up to speed quickly.
  • excellence: efficiency and high-quality deliver value to our clients.

While full-time employment is preferred, if your the expert in the field and looking for some extra work, drop us a line.

Job Descriptions

Bioinformatics Engineer

tl;dr: you're the expert bioinformatics builder.

Job Overview

The Bioinformatics Software Engineer will provide software development development, data analysis, and expert advice applied to genomics and biology.  This position will work directly with Fulcrum Genomic clients to define and execute on client-based bioinformatics and software engineering projects and tasks. The success of this position is measured by value of these services delivered to our clients, both in terms of cost, turn-around time, and overall client satisfaction.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Execute on client Bioinformatics and Software Development projects
  • Maintenance of and improvements to existing client genomic pipelines, bioinformatics tools, and related software and systems.
  • Engineering of applications and information technology systems
  • Scope work for new and existing client projects

Bioinformatics Scientist

tl;dr: expert bioinformatician who enjoys working with biologists

Job Overview

The Bioinformatics Scientist will provide data analysis and expert advice applied to genomics and biology.  This position will work directly with Fulcrum Genomic clients to define and execute on client-based bioinformatics data analysis projects and tasks. The success of this position is measured by value of these services delivered to our clients, both in terms of cost, turn-around time, and overall client satisfaction.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Execute on client Bioinformatics data analysis projects
  • Maintenance of and improvements to existing client genomic pipelines, bioinformatics tools, and related software and systems
  • Delivery of scientific reports and  presentations
  • Scope work for new and existing client projects

Example Projects

Example Projects - Bioinformatics Engineer

  1. Engineer  Bioinformatics workflows in Snakemake/WDL/CWL.
  2. Automate the workflow (1) in AWS using Docker, Batch, and Lambda.
  3. Optimize parameters to Alignment (ex. BWA) and Variant Calling (GATK).

Example Projects - Bioinformatics Scientist

  1. Build a machine learning algorithm to optimize bait/probe/primer design.
  2. Develop new methods for consensus calling through multiple sequence alignment.
  3. Investigate and diagnose error-modes in novel NGS technology.

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