Associate Director / Director of Bioinformatics

Associate Director / Director of Bioinformatics

Job Title: Associate Director / Director of Bioinformatics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco, CA
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Jillian M Campbell
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2020 23:19

Job Description

AD/Director – Bioinformatics [Oncology Focus] – San Francisco, CA

We are currently working with an exciting, pre-IPO biotechnology company to find a talented bioinformatician for a key leadership role on their growing team.

This is a new role, and will support/co-lead alongside the Director of Bioinformatics to oversee the work of junior staff as well as:

  • Own and lead computational projects for Single Cell Product development
  • Work with senior leadership to interpret and explain technical concepts and related data
  • Collaborate with R&D, Engineering, and Product teams on strategy and execution of the company’s goals
  • Assist with recruitment, growth, and development of the Bioinformatics team

The ideal candidate will have:

  • PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Genomics, or related scientific field (Or equivalent)
  • 5+ years of relevant experience; leadership experience strongly preferred but not required
  • Proficiency in Python/R/Perl/C++ (and/or)
  • Strong background working with Single Cell, RNA-seq, and/or NGS datasets
  • Previous experience in Oncology clinical trials is preferred, but not required

This position is a priority hire that *MUST* be filled before the New Year – if you would like to be considered please apply today to be contacted directly by a member of our team for more information. Title and Salary will reflect individual applicant qualifications. 

AD/Director – Bioinformatics [Oncology Focus] – San Francisco, CA