Careers

We have multiple positions available and advertise them in selected local markets.
To apply, please send your resume or CV to info@monocerosbio.com.

Notice to Recruitment Agencies (Recruiters)

The Monoceros team manages the recruitment and employment process for our company. Monoceros Biosystems will only accept resumes from a recruiter if an executed search agreement is in place at the start of the recruitment effort. Unsolicited resumes sent to Monoceros Biosystems from recruiters do not constitute any type of relationship between the recruiter and Monoceros Biosystems and do not obligate Monoceros Biosystems to pay fees should we hire from those resumes. Recruiters are requested not to contact or present candidates directly to our hiring manager or employees.

Who are we

Monoceros Biosystems is a rapidly growing bioinformatics consulting company that provides services to small and established drug discovery companies, as well as biotechnology investment firms. To support our explosive growth, we are looking for strong bioinformatics/computational biology scientists to join our team of seasoned drug hunters.

Job Description

We are looking for Bioinformatics/Sr. Bioinformatics Scientists to help us support a growing number of biotechnology and pharma clients. The ideal candidate for this role has experience analyzing Next Generation Sequencing Data from various ‘omic types, is able to quickly adapt to new research areas, and can clearly articulate scientific and bioinformatic concepts to non-bioinformaticians. This role will include bioinformatics support of drug discovery teams, design and analysis of omics experiments, and discovery of novel drug targets and biomarkers (i.e. pharmacodynamics, mechanism of actions, and drug response). In addition to client support, this position will benefit from further training and mentoring from experienced industry veterans. This is an exceptional opportunity for bright scientists to learn about bioinformatics approaches applied to industrial research and to work on a broad variety of drug discovery projects with multiple modalities and therapeutic areas.

Background experience & complementary knowledge

  • PhD in Computational biology, Bioinformatics, Genetics or related discipline
  • Previous industry experience preferred
  • Fluency in R, linux/unix and at least one programming language (e.g. Python) is essential
  • Previous experience with NGS platforms required
  • Strong background in statistical methods including multivariate statistics required
  • Excellent communication skills (oral, written, presentations) required
  • Good productivity, strong work ethic and ability to finish tasks on time are essential
  • Experience with metabolomic and proteomic analyses is a plus
  • Experience with analysis of large datasets preferred

Benefits and Compensation

  • Competitive benefits including health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • 401k plan and potential yearly bonus contribution
  • Flexible working hours enabling one to craft their own work schedule from any place in the United States
  • Full time employees work a minimum of 30 hours per week
  • Our Company is in San Diego, CA, and travel there periodically may be required

This position is located in San Diego, but exceptional candidates from other regions may also be considered.

For more information, please contact info@monocerosbio.com

Monoceros Biosystems is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or genetic information.

Who are we

Monoceros Biosystems is a rapidly growing bioinformatics consulting company that provides services to small and established drug discovery companies, as well as biotechnology investment firms. To support our explosive growth, we are looking for strong bioinformatics/computational biology programmers and scientists to join our team of seasoned drug hunters.

Job Description

We are looking for a Bioinformatics Programmer to join our Core bioinformatics team. The ideal candidate for this role has experience analyzing Next Generation Sequencing Data from various ‘omic types and running/maintaining bioinformatic workflows. This role will help run, maintain, and enhance a suite of bioinformatics workflows that support a wide range of analytical activities including the design and analysis of omics experiments, and discovery of novel drug targets and biomarkers (i.e., pharmacodynamics, mechanism of actions, and drug response). In addition to analyst support, this position will benefit from further training and mentoring from experienced industry researchers. This is an exceptional opportunity for a bright individual to learn about bioinformatics approaches applied to industrial research and to work on a broad variety of drug discovery projects with multiple modalities and therapeutic areas.

Background experience & complementary knowledge

  • BS/MS in Computational biology, Bioinformatics, Genetics, or related discipline
  • 2-5 years Previous industry experience preferred
  • Previous experience with NGS platforms required
  • Fluency in Python and/or R, and linux/unix operating system is essential
  • Excellent communication skills (oral, written, presentations) required
  • Good productivity, strong work ethic and ability to finish tasks on time are essential
  • Experience with cloud computing (GCE or AWS) is strongly preferred
  • Experience working with large datasets and relational databases is preferred
  • Experience running/maintaining bioinformatic workflow management systems (nextflow, snakemake, cwl tool) is preferred

Benefits and Compensation

  • Competitive benefits including health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • 401k plan and potential yearly bonus contribution
  • Flexible working hours enabling one to craft their own work schedule from any place in the United States
  • Full time employees work a minimum of 30 hours per week
  • Our Company is in San Diego, CA, and travel there periodically may be required

For more information, please contact info@monocerosbio.com

Monoceros Biosystems is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or genetic information.