Bioinformatics Scientist


We are seeking a highly motivated Bioinformatics Scientist who wants the opportunity to significantly impact the growth and success of our RNA genomics programs. The successful scientist is expected to be self-motivated, detail oriented, have an understanding of RNA biology, and have the ability to work cross functionally between departments.

Job responsibilities

  • Execute existing standard analysis pipelines on Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data using the AWS cloud platform
  • Develop novel bioinformatic analyses for interrogating RNA biology and integrating across our assays
  • Create data visualizations which highlight the value of our technologies for our biopharma partners and assist in the development of interactive reports
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with scientists and commercial team members
  • Track projects, prepare technical reports, and communicate results to internal stakeholders and our external partners
  • Documentation of data analysis procedures and results


  • Masters or Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, Biology, or related discipline
  • Experience performing data analysis of NGS data (e.g. RNA-seq). Previous experience with immunoprecipitation-based methods (CLIP-seq, ChIP-seq, or similar) a plus
  • Familiarity with standard bioinformatic software tools for high-throughput sequencing data processing (e.g. STAR, bowtie, samtools, bedtools, or related software)
  • Proficiency in Python and/or R
  • Experience using cloud computing and cloud storage (AWS EC2, S3)
  • Understanding of software versioning and best practices (GitHub)
  • Experience with workflow managers for reproducible analyses (Snakemake preferred)
  • Proven ability to organize, track projects and coordinate complex activities requiring accuracy and attention to detail
  • Experience with scientific communication to both scientific and lay audiences is preferred
  • Industry and/or customer-facing experience a plus

Job Type: Full-time, Hybrid possible

Salary Range: $80,000-$115,000 based on experience

We offer competitive salary commensurate with candidate’s experience, and an excellent benefits package including company 401K plan, medical, dental, vision and paid time leave.

Competitive candidates should apply with a short cover letter to with BIO-2024-01 in the subject line explaining why you would be a good fit for our team at Eclipsebio. We look forward to hearing from you!

Eclipsebio is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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