Lead Informatics Specialist

Health Sciences Research
Position description
The responsibilities of the position include:

Leading, organizing, and developing a group of Bioinformatics experts.
Building value for the organization through individual contribution on Bioinformatics related projects and by focusing on building long term value for the team and organization.
Working to facilitate fast and high quality delivery of new complex laboratory medicine tests by providing Bioinformatics expertise and by providing ideas on organization, communication, technology, and process improvements
Working with scientists, domain experts, programmers, and analysts to provide solutions relating to workflow automation, NGS or other analysis pipelines, data visualization, interpretation, and any other areas that might help clinicians and their patients
Master’s degree in domain-relevant sciences (biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, and statistics or health sciences) or domain informatics (computational biology, computational chemistry, bioinformatics, clinical informatics, medical imaging, and medical informatics) and 6 years of relevant experience OR PhD in domain-relevant sciences or informatics with three years of experience.
Additional qualifications
Requires a division level knowledge of the institution and must function as an information resource and mentor. Outstanding written and oral communication skills. Expertise in the use of informatics computing and data management packages. Ability to prioritize, organize, and delegate various tasks on multiple, concurrent projects. Demonstrated success as an independent consulting informatics specialist on most projects. Frequently demonstrated initiative/innovation in administration, education (seminars, training), software development, and technical reports. Strong project management skills.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $3,553.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Job posting number
Frank Harris
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).