Platform Statistical Geneticist @ Foresight Capital in San Francisco, CA | Stackraft

Foresight Capital

Platform Statistical Geneticist

San Francisco, CA

Job Closed

Type : Fulltime

Experience : 3-5 years

Team Size : 0-10 employees

Salary : 150000 - 200000 USD

Required Skills

R

Python

GWAS

Human Genetics

Genetic Epidemiology



Nice to have Skills

PLINK

Spark

Hadoop

HAIL

EPACTS

METAL/ RAREMETAL

GCTA

EIGENSOFT



Within data science, our Platform Team develops the methods and infrastructure to solve key scientific and clinical problems. We combine deep biological knowledge with rigorous statistical genetics and modern engineering practices to develop and critically evaluate therapeutic and interventional hypotheses. We are particularly focused on the combination of novel statistical and machine learning methods to produce reliable insights about causal factors in disease at an unprecedented scale. This work supports critical investment decisions and supplies a core around which new ideas are de-risked and incubated. We are looking for a statistical geneticist to join our team to support our human genetics analysis and the development of our human genetics platform. We offer a flexible work environment, a diverse set of projects, and a best-in-class peer group to learn from. This is a great opportunity to tackle a unique set of problems while shaping the future of healthcare.

2019-6-11

Challenges are custom designed MCQ's that check the fundamentals that are required for the job