Postdoctoral Fellow - Bioinformatics, Sequencing

United States, Wisconsin, Madison

Roche Sequencing Solutions is seeking a Post Doctoral Fellow - Bioinformatics to join our team in Madison, Wisconsin, USA. Roche Sequencing Solutions is an innovator in genomics focused on developing sample prep and target enrichment solutions for next-generation sequencing. Roche Sequencing Solutions technologies allow researchers to selectively target DNA sequences in the genome of interest for variant discovery and validation, human or non-human, either through pre-built gene panels or custom designed panels.

A Post Doctoral Fellow - Bioinformatics at Roche Sequencing Solutions, Madison participates in research collaborations and early product development. The focus of this collaborative opportunity is to determine how the genomic and proteomic heterogeneity of solid tumors may impact cancer patient outcomes, including response to targeted inhibitors and immunotherapy.  Key deliverables include authorship of high impact scientific journal articles, generation of intellectual property, and contributing to novel product concepts in the diagnostic oncology space.

Position responsibilities include:

  • Leading bioinformatics activities for one or more collaborative research projects.

  • Acting independently in developing analytic methods, techniques, and evaluation/testing criteria for obtaining results.

  • Responsible for the timely achievement of overall project goals, within scope and budget for the project.

  • Assisting in the design of experimental plans to support project objectives.

  • Analyzing sequencing and experimental data. Developing new analysis methods.

  • Participating in feasibility research efforts to define new products, processes, or components. Contributes to potentially patentable work.

  • Ability to provide detailed information on data analysis and algorithms.

  • Preparing technical reports or summaries and delivering presentations to diverse audiences, including project teams, other departments, and collaborators.