Bioinformatics Intern

Institution/Company: 
DNAstack
Location: 
Toronto
Job Description: 

DNAstack is a rapidly expanding cloud platform for genomics data management, analysis and sharing. We are focused on making highly scalable cloud computing accessible to all users and providing the highest quality end to end solution for all genomics needs.

The successful applicant will work alongside our bioinformatics team to assist in all aspects of bioinformatics development. Their major duties will include:
- The development of genomics workflows using the Workflow Descriptor Language
- Validating and testing workflows
- Researching emerging pipelines in current literature

Required Experience and Skills:
- Currently enrolled in, or recently completed a degree in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Genetics or a related field
- 1+ year bioinformatics experience with either Perl, Python, R, Bash, Java or related data analysis languages
- Experience with Unix and common bioinformatics tools for genomic analysis
- A strong background in the field of Molecular Genetics and with the analysis of DNA and RNA NGS data
- Experience working in a cloud environment would be considered an asset
- Experience with Docker, The Workflow Descriptor Language, and code management tools like Git would be considered an asset

To Apply:
Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@dnastack.com