Scientific Data Management Specialist

Location
Bloomington, Minnesota
Posted
Feb 06, 2017
Closes
Mar 05, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time

TAJ Technologies is an IT company located in Bloomington, MN.  We currently have openings for the following:

Scientific Data Management Specialist: Create and maintain data indexing workflows for NCBI Entrez databases including PubMed and GenBank. Develop scripts to monitor indexing performance, analyze performance data and implement software improvements. Work with data providers to design, build, and customize databases. Provide requirements, feature requests, and bug cases for other software developers. Develop infrastructure for Entrez indexing, including distribution of Entrez indexing databases, and filters. Implement the Entrez Links system using Apache Cassandra (an open-source distributed NoSQL database) including installation, configuration and administration. Develop applications for managing the creation, maintenance, and processing of link data. Integrate applications into existing indexing workflows for updating link data, and integrate Cassandra as a data warehouse for backend servers that provide functions to serve link data on the web frontend. Use Entrez Indexing Engine, Analysis Pipeline and Links System. Req’s Bachelors - Bioinformatics + 2 yrs exp. (will accept foreign education equivalent); will also accept any equally suitable combination of education, training and/or experience that would qualify someone to perform the job duties. Work Location: various unanticipated work locations throughout the United States; relocation may be required

Please refer to job title when responding.  Send resume to TAJ Technologies, Inc. Attn: Human Resources 7900 International Drive, Suite 405, Bloomington, MN 55425. Email at humanresources@tajtech.com. TAJ is an EEO/AA Employer: women, minorities, the disabled and veterans are encouraged to apply.