PierianDx (www.pieriandx.com), a leader in the clinical genomics space, is currently seeking talented, motivated Senior and mid-level Biocurators as part of its annotation team at its Pune, India
Location: Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
- Ph.D in genetics/genomics/molecular biology with a minimum of 2 years of work experience OR
- Masters degree in molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology or biochemistry with 8 to 10 years of work experience consisting of 4+ years in a leadership role.
Genetic and molecular understanding of human diseases.
Good understanding of genomic databases and their annotations (For example: GenBank, RefSeq, dbSNP etc).
Basic understanding of cancer biology and signaling pathways is a plus.
An understanding of bioinformatics analysis to identify variants within genomic data sets is desirable.
Proficiency in communicating and understanding of genetic variant details.
An enthusiastic “can-do" mentality with leadership skills, a dedicated team-worker, having good verbal and written communication skills.
Previous experience as an experimental scientist or group lead is a big plus.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Execute tasks with ownership and responsibility.
Define project plans and details
Mentor mid/junior level biocurators
Evaluate peer-reviewed experimental research for annotation.
Collect and synthesize data from scientific literature published by clinical and human genome research groups, professional guidelines and clinical trials.
Maintain specifications and monitor day-to-day operations of the literature searching and triage pipelines and various error-checking processes.
Interested candidates should email their CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org