Computer Scientist/Programmer
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

About $49,000 - $63,000 a year

Role Code/Title 59074 - Lab & Research Spec II (04)
Position Number H59074
Working Title Computer Scientist/Programmer
Department Forensic Science
Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants
Anticipated Hiring Range $10 - $20
Campus Monroe Park Campus
Position Type Hourly
Hours/Week 29 hrs per week
Normal work days
Normal work hours
Job Category Research
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No
Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No
Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant.
Sensitive Position No
Resource Critical No
Description of the Job

This position will support interdisciplinary research efforts relating to the analysis of complex cell samples within the Department of Forensic Science. Candidate will be responsible for creating and/or optimizing algorithms for image analysis, statistical comparisons, and integration of orthogonal datasets. Additionally, the position may involve curation and indexing of existing datasets within the laboratory both locally and in online repositories.

Required Qualifications

Demonstrated experience in one or more programming languages required.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience working with biological datasets preferred.

Job Open Date 10/02/2019
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Names and contact information for three references are required. Upload as a separate document under “Other Document”.

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