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Biostatistician Direct Hire MA
Job ID: 15095 Direct Hire MA
Our client is a well-funded microbiome company focused on developing new therapies for a broad range of diseases by rationally modifying the bacterial composition in the gut. They're looking for a highly-motivated Scientist, Biostatistics to join their collaborative team of renowned experts in immunology and microbiology, and become the SME for biostats and predictive modeling! This is a high-impact role within the company and starts out as an individual contributor.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Creating new statistical models of microbial communities that can predict phenotypic results from complex (meta)genomic data
• Develop data processing algorithms to interrogate host-microbe, as well as microbe-microbe interactions
• Generate scientifically accurate and concise data visualizations of results
Formal descriptions can be supplied for interested candidates!
Qualified candidates will have a PhD in Biostatistics/Statistics, Computational Bio or Bioinformatics, Computer Science, or related field with several years of statistical programming language experience in R, Python, SAS, etc, and in UNIX scripting. Demonstrated experience with predictive modeling is HIGHLY desired. Machine learning expertise considered a huge plus.
All resumes will be kept strictly confidential until you choose to pursue a specific opportunity with one of our clients.