Senior Scientist Job

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Senior Scientist-0960140729
Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a Johnson & Johnson Company, is recruiting for a highly motivated and skilled Senior Scientist in the Data Sciences team within Research & Development IT, focusing on data analysis, big data techniques, bioinformatics and integrative analysis. This position is located in Spring House, PA and may require up to 10% travel.
Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C. develops treatments that improve the health and lifestyles of people worldwide. Research and development areas encompass novel targets in neurologic disorders, gastroenterology, oncology, infectious disease, diabetes, hematology, metabolic disorders, immunologic disorders, and reproductive medicine. For more about Janssen Pharmaceuticals Companies of Johnson & Johnson, visit .
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Responsibilities of this position include: Work with colleagues in research and informatics to develop, implement, and apply state-of-the art scientific algorithms including big data methods & technologies for R&D; teams; Integrate pan-omics and other data from internal and external sources. Expand in-house knowledge bases and mine data to initiate or assess new discovery initiatives; Develop strong partnerships with informaticists and statisticians in other R&D; IT teams and Janssen organizations to deliver cutting-edge computational and analysis methods and statistical frameworks for project applications; Integrate complex, high-dimensional data and analyze data sets using high performance computing and advanced algorithms as required; Collaborate with external academics, research consortia, business partners and CROs; Contribute to intellectual property fillings and publish new scientific findings; Work under some supervision with a high level of autonomy; Member of project teams, elicit needs, and act as a trusted primary business and scientific partner.
Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Molecular Biology, System Biology or a related discipline is required. A minimum of 3 years of drug discovery experience is required. Experience with analyzing omics, epigenetics and NGS data is preferred. Experience with data collection, processing, integration and meta-analysis is required. Strong working knowledge of bioinformatics, statistics and data mining tools and algorithms is preferred. Experience with predictive analytics, machine learning and statistical analysis are required. Proficiency with R and Perl programming is preferred. Experience with high performance parallel computing and cloud computing is preferred. Strong scientific publication is preferred. Excellent oral/written communication skills and collaboration skills are required
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Primary Location: North America-United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House
Organization: Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
Job Function: Informatics
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Req ID: 0960140729
Date: Tue, 29 07 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Country: US
State: PA
City: Spring House
Postal Code: 19477
Locale: en_US

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