Bioinformatics Staff Scientist

Su Lab at Scripps Research
United States California La Jolla


This position will broadly contribute to the creation of bioinformatics tools and the use of those tools to perform biomedical analyses. Initially, this position will focus on exploring biomedical use cases that leverage the tools being developed in the lab (including, for example, BioThings Explorer and Wikidata). Our lab has a particular interest in drug repurposing, infectious diseases, and Alzheimer's Disease, though applications can be drawn from any area of biology.


Basic Qualifications:
Ph.D. in bioinformatics or another biomedical discipline. At least two years of experience programming in Python to conduct biomedical research.

Prior expertise with the following is preferred:
• Jupyter notebooks
• Developing biomedical APIs
• Drug repurposing, infectious diseases, and/or Alzheimer's Disease
• Working as part of a diverse, multidisciplinary team

US-based remote employment is welcome.

Start date

As soon as possible

How to Apply


Andrew Su

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