Kelly Government is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Bioinformatics Scientist with Coding expertise to work onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Gaithersburg, MD.
This is a long-term contract position which offers:
TASKS: The contractor shall:
- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package
- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center
- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at www.kellygovernmentsolutions.com
Collaborate with stakeholders to understand user requirements and generate specifications for software platform(s) that address evolving program needs.
Develop computer code for reliable data visualization dashboards and analysis pipelines.
Develop computer code for extraction and transformation of data from existing platforms.
Develop computer code for data reduction, storage, and retrieval.
Maintain and effectively utilize existing IT infrastructure, as well as working with IT staff to expand capabilities when necessary.
Write clear usage, developer, and other reference documentation.
Contribute to the implementation of sound development and data management practices.
Assist training of junior data scientists to utilize custom APIs and other software tools.
Drive increased adoption of quantitative modeling / advanced data analysis tools by VPP staff, including but not limited to one-on-one and group training in data science, data engineering, and related technologies.
REQUIREMENTS: The contractor must have:
Master’s degree in a science related field. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Master’s degree.
Minimum of one (1) year experience in a related field. Basic knowledge of computer science, systems analysis, and systems programming.
Experience designing and developing sophisticated, modern web applications and services.
Experience with relational databases.
Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Excellent analytical, organizational, and time management skills.
Experience developing Django web applications and services.
Experience creating and/or using web services and RESTful APIs.
Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
Proficient understanding of Git version control system.
Semantic markup and modern web layout techniques.
Qunit / Selenium testing.
Unix / Linux system administration.
Experience with Visual Basic / Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).
Experience with agile development paradigms.
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Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.
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