Translational Bioinformatics Intern – Integrative Genomic Analysis

  • Opportunity Profile:
    • Translational Bioinformatics Intern – Integrative Genomic Analysis
      At Bristol-Myers Squibb, we’re creating innovative medicines for patients who are fighting serious diseases. We’re also nurturing our own team with inspiring work and challenging career options. No matter our role, each of us makes a contribution. And that makes all the difference.
      Position: Translational Bioinformatics Intern – Integrative Genomic Analysis
      Location: Lawrenceville, NJ
      We are seeking a highly motivated student to join our Translational Bioinformatics group for a 10-week long summer internship program. The paid internship position offers a great opportunity
      • to work with a mentor on integrating cutting edge Genotype, RNA-seq, and Proteomics datasets using novel statistical/computational methods
      • to contribute to key scientific questions impacting auto-immune diseases
      • to learn in a diverse and supportive environment
      • to interact with experienced computational/bioinformatics scientists and therapeutic area biologists
      Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases. One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support.
      Key Responsibilities:
      • Perform integrative genomic analysis to infer simple causal networks using Genotype, RNA-seq, and Proteomics data from auto-immune disease patients
      • Perform all analysis in a reproducible research workflow using R and Git
      Key Requirements:
      • Currently enrolled in Undergraduate/Master’s/PhD program in bioinformatics, biostatistics, data science, life science or related field with a 3.0 GPA
      • Must be able to work full-time for at least 10 weeks
      • Experience in R programming, Basic Statistics, and Genomics
      • Excellent communication skills and ability to establish strong working relationships across the organization