Bioinformatics Lead (R&D Manager I)

BioRad Laboratories, Inc   •  

Pleasanton, CA

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


11 - 15 years

Posted 50 days ago

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Who We Are and What We Do

Bio-Rad is an established Fortune 1000 biotech company that creates products that help people live longer, healthier lives. Bio-Rad’s Digital Biology Group (DBG) in Pleasanton makes products (including data products) that are helping to eradicate cancer (among other things). We’ve worked hard at building a great culture here at the DBG that cultivates collaboration and innovation, and people are honestly really passionate about what they do here. Check Us Out

What We Are Looking For

An experienced Bioinformatics Lead/Manager excited to lead and manage our talented Team and Effort in our ddPCR and NGS Products. Are you passionate about Science and delivering products that will have a big impact in improving people's lives? Do you thrive in taking and owning novel ideas from white board to full product release in a multi-disciplinary environment? Come join as a key player on the team driving the next breakthrough product, all while working at the Pleasanton R&D Center where you'll be part of a small, nimble and dynamic site thriving in a bigger company environment.


  • Work with scientists, statisticians, engineers, marketing, and regulatory personnel to advance Sequencing and ddPCR technologies.
  • Analyze Sequencing and PCR data, develop analytical methods, and build analysis pipeline.
  • Develop data management solutions for internal and external teams.
  • Communicate effectively with various teams and provide documentations/presentations as needed.
  • Support scientists for publications and R&D engineers for product releases.


  • 10+ years of experience in bioinformatics for genomics or diagnostics.
  • Experienced in Next Generation Sequencing, PCR and/or Microarray Data Analysis.
  • Familiar with major genomicsdatabases such as NCBI Entrez, dbSNP, RefSeq, UCSC Genome Browser.
  • Strong computational skill with R, Matlab, C/C++ math library, or JAVA math library.
  • Experienced with one major programming language (e.g. JAVA, C/C++/C#, Python, Perl) in Linux.
  • Experienced with relational and non-relational databases.
  • Understanding of FDA, CE/IVD, CLIA, ISO, or CLSI standards is a plus.
  • Relevant MSc degreerequired, PhD preferred.

About Bio-Rad:

Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 7,800 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

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