Job Description

Requisition Number 06161
Department Name: Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Staff Scientist
Position Summary:

This position will focus on design and implement tools to facilitate the knowledge integration and data sharing/reuse. The strong background on either or both software-development and semantic web technology will be highly desired.

In terms of software development, the technology stack currently used in the lab includes:

* jQuery/VueJS/ReactJS
* HTML5/CSS3/Bootstrap/MaterialCSS
* Python/Tornado/Flask/Django
* Python/Numpy/Scipy/Pandas
* R/Shiny/Bioconductor
* D3
* Postgres
* MongoDB
* ElasticSearch
* Nginx
* AWS EC2/S3/RDS/ELB
* Linux/Ubuntu
* Git

In terms of semantic web and linked data technology, the tech stack includes:
* JSON-LD
* OpenAPI
* Schema.org
* Ontologies
* RDF/SPARQL
* WikiData

Prior experience with one or more of these technologies is preferred. Descriptions of how and why you’ve used competing technologies is also welcome.

Location: California
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a dry laboratory environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Ph.D. in bioinformatics or in an appropriate scientific discipline required.
A minimum of two-year experience that includes software application development and programming. Must have proven expertise in building robust software in a multi-developer environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience with open-source software is strongly preferred. Including links to public code repositories is strongly recommended.

Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience.
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Scientific & Technical
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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