Senior bioinformatics scientist

в BostonGene (посмотреть профиль)
Город Yerevan, Armenia
Опубликовано 27.10.2023
Категория Биоинформатика
Тип вакансии Полная занятость


BostonGene’s mission is to enable physicians to provide every patient with the highest probability of survival by combining cutting-edge molecular diagnostics with advanced analytics to select optimal personalized therapies for cancer.

We are looking for a highly motivated and capable bioinformatics team lead/member with extensive experience and interest in translational cancer research and genomics algorithm development. This position requires experience with scientific programming, relational data systems, algorithm development, and statistical modeling.

Job description:

  • Lead the data analysis or algorithm development projects;
  • Design and conduct data analysis on cancer sequencing data in order to improve the quality of care;
  • Translate insight from model systems into predictors and classifiers of therapeutic response and prognosis in clinical cancer care;
  • Perform research on oncogenesis and tumor properties integrating multiple data sources: WES, RNAseq, scRNAseq, and MxIF data analysis;
  • Develop algorithms and analyze NGS data sources (WES, WGS, RNAseq, scRNAseq, Methyl-seq);
  • Participate in the development of algorithms describing molecular and cellular properties of a tumor;
  • Communicate with outside scientific teams as well as product and bioinformatics leadership;
  • Produce high-quality and detailed documentation for all projects.


  • Completed Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Cancer Biology, or Molecular Biology related to cancer OR 3+ years of experience in a relevant field within the industry;
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of cancer biology/immunology/cell biology;
  • Previous experience in cancer bioinformatics is preferred;
  • Experience working with next-generation sequencing data;
  • Experience with scientific literature and scientific databases;
  • Background in experimental work in biochemistry /molecular biology is a plus;
  • Experience with Python/pandas, R, Linux;
  • Self-driven and works well in interdisciplinary teams.




  • The office is located in Yerevan, the company supports relocation;
  • Relocation for candidates (and their immediate family members) to Armenia is a must;
  • Complete documentation and bureaucracy support on-site (bank accounts, residence permit, school contacts, etc.);
  • Full-time position, permanent contract, flexible working hours, hybrid work;
  • The office is located in Yerevan, within a 1-minute walk from the metro, on-site snacks;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Healthcare insurance, corporate plans for English language lessons, Armenian language lessons, and gym;
  • Versatile professional environment: bioinformatics, biologists, physicians, and software developers who united to save people’s lives.

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