Summer Bioinformatics Laboratory Technician

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

Oklahoma City, OK

ID: 7066596 (Ref.No. 1920963)
Posted: May 29, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Posting Number: 000195
Position Type: Laboratory
Classification: Temporary
Status: Full-Time
Department: Genes & Human Disease - Wren

Job Summary/Basic Function:
Assist with our development of software to identify reference abnormalities within scientific papers. Specific duties will include code development in Python and web page programming.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience. Completion of three years of college, familiarity with Python, bioinformatics and text-mining. A willingness to work hard and an ability to work with others. Excellent oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, organizational skills and adherence to strict deadlines required. Must be professional, team oriented, personable and able to deal with diverse personalities and cultures. Ability to efficiently write computer programs is required.

Minimum Degree Required:
High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Hours:

Preferred Qualifications:
Strong interest in biological sciences and computer programming, or related fields. GPA 3.5+ preferred.

Physical Demands:
Regularly required to stand, use manual dexterity, talk or hear; Frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms; occasionally sit; frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; vision abilities include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Potential exposure to fumes, airborne particles, or rodent dander. May work with toxic, caustic chemicals, radioactive materials, liquid nitrogen, human tissue or blood. Potential risk of electrical shock. Occasional exposure to cold 4C, and/or extreme cold -80C from freezers. Noise level is usually moderate.

To apply, visit


Apply Now

Please mention to the employer that you saw this ad on