Job: Junior Bioinformatician Programmer in Pune, India
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aphatak40 wrote:

Name of the post: Junior Bioinformatics Engineer

Location: Senapati Bapat Road, Pune, India

PierianDx (, a leader in the clinical genomics space, is currently seeking a talented, motivated and experienced Bioinformatician in their Pune, India office. The job involves a lot of scripting and handling large data sets.


  • Masters degree in bioinformatics
  • 2-3 years of job experience

Required Skills:

  • Good exposure to Next Generation Sequencing tools/data sets.
  • Experience with sequence alignment and variant analysis tools.
  • Proficiency in Python programming is a must.
  • Good understanding of relational databases and ability to write SQL queries
  • Experience with TCGA, COSMIC and other genomic annotation data sets (e.g. : GenBank, RefSeq, dbSNP) will be a plus
  • Some understanding of text data analysis will be a plus
  • You have an enthusiastic can-do mentality and have good verbal and written communication skills

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Write scripts and applications to download genomic annotation datasets, parse/transform data and upload data into database.
  • Develop applications/tools to improve the efficieny of the annotation team.
  • Help with DevOps tasks like creating Panels, reports etc.
  • Database integration: Compilation and integration of the bioinformatics resources used to analyze different types of cancer datasets
  • Collaborate with internal annotation team or Development team.

Interested candidates should email their CV to

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