Sanford Health Computational Bioinformatics Analyst - Imagenetics in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Computational Bioinformatics Analyst | Imagenetics | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Imagenetics-Sanford Chip

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Provides leadership in computational analysis of or the logical and technical processes necessary for building analyses of phenome, metabolome, glycome, lipidome, infamome, transcriptome, epigenome, and genome, as well as the integration of such with electronic medical record platforms. Possesses proven academic track record of innovation in one or more of these areas. The computational and database systems developed by the application will be used to gather, generate, and track patient data and develop medically actionable hypothesis. Familiarity with security and privacy requirements applicable for working with patient data in a medical environment and in the development of appropriate ethically and legally compliant policies is desirable. establishes data analysis plans for each project, project tracking, outcome monitoring, and manuscript generation. Understands bioinformatics data format, tools, and analytical approaches. Conducts gene pathway analysis. Understands data and where/how it is stored. Writes standard operating procedures (SOPs) for clinical tbest and writes out valid documentation. Programming for analysis of data. Develops computational services, takes CHIP results and runs quality analysis, then generates report to reporting platform to be reviewed and sign off on at the lab. Statistical validation and analysis.


Processes large quantities of detailed information with high levels of accuracy. Develop new software applications or customize existing applications to meet specific scientific project needs. Consult with researchers to analyze problems, recommend technology-based solutions, or determine computational strategies. Compile data for use in activities, such as gene expression profiling, genome annotation, or structural bioinformatics. Design and apply bioinformatics algorithms including unsupervised and supervised machine learning, dynamic programming, or graphic algorithms. Assists in the development of data privacy protection projects. Utilizes privacy standards when sharing, accessing and storing data. Seeks and experiments with new ideas and approaches. Applies data analysis and data modeling techniques to establish, modify, and maintain data structure, and its associated components. Collects required data through various data sources. Analyzes and interprets common statistical data and reports.


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If applicants Masters or Ph.D. requires licensure, certification, or registration, this must be achieved or eligibility and timeline for achievement is agreed upon before hire. Masters in Bioinformatics or Biostatistics or a Ph.D. in a related math or science field is required. Experience in bioinformatics or closely related field is required including demonstrated experience in next generation sequence analysis. Experience with electronic medical record (EMR) APIs and interfaces and movement of data out of and into EMRs is desirable. Experience in programming Python, Perl, R, and Java is desirable. Experience with the integration and management of multiple data sources, workflows, and enabling integrated management of and reporting on those data and process through graphical user interfaces is desirable. Preference will be given to those individuals with expertise in genetic and/or epigenetic analyses and medical and/or research informatics experience.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req25678