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Bioinformatics Project Leader
Boston, New York, Northern New Jersey, Philadelphia or Washington DC

Sophic provides large pharmaceutical companies, academic and government institutions integrated knowledge environment software and scientific consulting services. We won two competitive NCI Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) award and we are increasing our portfolio of commercial customers.

The SBIR project entails the development of a cancer biomarker knowledgebase (Sophic Cancer Biomarker KnowledgeBase – SCan-MarK) scheduled for release in Q1 of 2012. Sophic has an immediate opening for an experienced bioinformatics professional with strong interpersonal and communication skills, leadership qualities and solid technical skills.

Education: PhD or MS in life science disciplines or computer science from an accredited US or international educational institution.

Experience: Minimum five (5) years of experience with a range of bioinformatics systems, such as linguistics, sequence analysis, simulation, integration and knowledge management. Technical skills should include systems design, data modeling, programming Java, Perl, SAS, Bio-Perl, SQL, SAS, Oracle, Text/Data-mining, Unix/Linux Environments and various open source or COTS.

Duties: Scientific Software Project Leaders interface directly with customers to maintain alignment with deliverables and software configuration for large scale implementation projects.

Location/Travel: You may work from a remote location on the east coast or in the Sophic Office in Rockville, MD. Moderate travel is required. Sophic provides a team work environment, an opportunity to learn and grow, a competitive compensation and benefits plan.

PhD. Life Science/Oncology Curators
Full-time or Part-time
Work from anywhere in the US

Sophic provides large pharmaceutical companies, academic and government institutions integrated knowledge environment software and scientific consulting services. We won two competitive NCI Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) award and we are increasing our portfolio of commercial customers.

The SBIR project (see Abstract) entails the development of a cancer biomarker knowledgebase (Sophic Cancer Biomarker KnowledgeBase – SCan-MarK) scheduled for release in Q1 of 2012. We use automated and manual curation methods to identify cancer biomarker critical data in select full text papers. We are adding scientists to our curation team.

Education: PhD in a life science discipline, biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry, molecular biology, etc. from an accredited US or international educational institution.

Experience: Post-docs or experienced scientists. Oncology research is a plus.

Duties: Scientific Curators will review full text papers to identify and record critical data elements found in the literature. Supplemental data from GEO and other appropriate sources will be aligned with each paper for future reference. All curated data will be reviewed prior to being added to the SCan-MarK database.

Location: Sophic Curation Scientists may work from a remote location anywhere in the United States. Sophic provides a team work environment, an opportunity to learn and grow. We have a competitive, results based compensation for both full-time and part-time employees. Full-time employees are eligible for the Sophic benefits plan.

For immediate consideration, send your resume to:

Richard Navin
richard@sophicalliance.com
508-495-3801

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