Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital Bioinformatics Officer Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital Bioinformatics Officer Jobs in Kenya


Job Description

  • The position of a Bioinformatics Officer exists to help scientists manage and process, and analyze genomic and molecular data the hospital.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identify and develop software tools for efficient data integration and for mining biological data

  • Collaborate closely with scientists from a variety of disciplines

  • Build innovative frameworks for data integration and automated data mining

  • Develop reusable libraries

  • Implement best coding practices to build and continually improve a company's computational
    capabilities and workflows

  • Apply computer tools to transform genomics data into higher yielding crops and pest control solutions

  • Share modern computational methods and bioinformatics solutions

  • Work closely with end users to identify, analyze and solve bioinformatics resourcing and application

  • Propose and implement novel bioinformatics analysis strategies adapted to analytical needs

  • Report progress in relation to objectives and critical milestones to program leaders

  • Ensure compliance with all existing safety standards in the area of responsibility

  • Utilize data mining techniques to select algorithms to process, analyze, visualize and interpret clinical data.

    Minimum Qualification and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in biological sciences, health related studies with information technology,
    biochemistry, medical scientists, computational biologists or relevant bachelor of science degree from a reputable university.

  • Master’s degree in any of the aforementioned fields of study from a recognized university.

  • Minimum of 5-year work experience in bioinformatics field with a proven track record in research work.

  • Ability to use statistical software programs and interactive websites to retrieve data.

  • Experience in processing large data.

  • Experience in SPSS, SAS, R or Stata.

    Soft Skills Required

  • Computer programming skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Data management skills.

  • Detail oriented.

  • Written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good interpersonal skills.

  • Project Management Skills.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital Bioinformatics Officer Jobs in Kenya


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