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Data Scientist / Computational Biologist

Moonwalk Biosciences

Moonwalk Biosciences

Data Science
Posted on Friday, March 8, 2024


Moonwalk Biosciences is recruiting a Data/Bioinformatics scientist. As a key member of our R&D team, you will assist with the organization and execution of the Moonwalk Platform for controlled cellular reprogramming.


  • Work within the R&D team to design and analyze high dimensional genomic datasets derived from epigenetic reprogramming experiments
  • Curate and combine external and internal genomics datasets
  • Develop machine learning and statistical modeling algorithms for biomarker and target discovery

Required Qualifications:

  • B.S. / M.S. / PhD with 3 years of relevant experience
  • Proficient in one or more languages Python, R, C/C++, Go, Rust or equivalent
  • Experience with analysis of high dimensional genomics datasets
  • Experience with development of machine learning and statistical modeling algorithms
  • Strong attention to detail and impeccable organizational and documentation skills
  • Ability to excel in a team-first, supportive work environment, and clearly articulate ideas, problems, and solutions
  • Ability to thrive in early stage technology development with demanding schedules and deliverables

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Track record of high impact publications
  • Experience with analysis of methylation, CHIP-seq, RNA-seq, or high throughput single cell sequencing datasets
  • Familiar with development of bioinformatics pipeline for analysis of next generation sequencing datasets
  • Experience with cloud computing environments for data analysis and pipeline development