Medical Science Researchist

By: Kirsten Bundy

Nature of the Work:

  • Conducts medical research and gathers data
  • Also helps find cures depending on the job
  • Works in the lab with pathology

Work Enviroment

Works in an office/lab Monday - Friday

Training Required

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant computer science
  • Biological science or statistical field required
  • Master's degree preferred
  • experience with development of integrated databases containing phenotypic and genotypic data required
  • experience with statistical and genetic data analysis packages required
  • experience programming in a variety of languages required
  • experience working in Linux-based or high-performance computing environment preferred
  • experience developing and maintaining a codebase in a distributed version control system desired
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Earnings

  • Salary: $46,195 - $112,726
  • Bonus: $0.00 - $14,421
  • Profit Sharing: $976 - $12,280
  • Total Pay: $45,033 - $117,571
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