Research Officer (Bioinformatics) – Expired

Reporting to the Senior Bioinformatics Officer (Bioinformatics Unit), the incumbent will assume the following responsibilities:

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Involve in variations calling and genome assembly in large scale genomic project. In particular, tuning the pipeline to ensure good accuracy
  • Analyse genomics and omics data to discover disease-causing variants
  • Provide support in bioinformatics analysis and data management of different omics projects
  • Manage and improve the algorithm, computing method and hardware infrastructure under the HKGP
  • Supervise junior bioinformatics staff and provide training for laboratory and clinical staffs on bioinformatics
  • Supervise the work of the selected vendor(s) and monitoring and overseeing the progress and quality of setup of the bioinformatics platform
  • Perform any other duties assigned by senior officers