Post-doctoral Fellow, Informatics and Predictive Sciences
- Bristol Myers Squibb
- Location: San Diego, CA
- Job Number: 7084564
- Posting Date: Sep 2, 2021
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionAt Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
This position is for a 3-year postdoctoral fellowship as part of a world-class research team, centered upon the utilizing novel CRISPR technologies to identify disease biology and drug targets, at single cell resolution. The successful applicant will focus on developing novel technologies to assess the effects of genetic perturbation in cancer models through the modulation of gene expression. The position offers unique exposure to cutting-edge research in a biopharmaceutical industry setting, with mentorship from experienced wet-lab and computational biologists.
Develop novel CRISPR-based single cell genomic technology platforms
Adapt and enhance existing analysis frameworks for single cell RNA-seq studies
Work as part of a team on novel assay and protocol development
Forge impactful collaborations with members of diverse disease research teams at BMS
Qualifications & Experience
PhD degree in Biological Sciences or related field
Strong publication record in genomics research
Track record of hands-on experience developing genomics technologies to gain novel insights
Strong understanding of Next Generation Sequencing platforms
Demonstrated knowledge and ability to understand and analyze complex genomic datasets
Expertise in algorithmic implementation and data manipulation using Python or R
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
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