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Apply principles and methods of bioinformatics to assist scientists in areas such as pharmaceuticals, medical technology, biotechnology, computational biology, proteomics, computer information science, biology and medical informatics. Apply bioinformatics tools to visualize, analyze, manipulate or interpret molecular data. May build and maintain databases for processing and analyzing genomic or other biological information.
- The SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) code is 43-9111.01
☝️ Information based on the reference occupation “Bioinformatics Technicians”.
Also Known As…
- Bioinformatics Technicians
- Scientific Informatics Analyst
- Research Assistant
- Museum Informatics Specialist
- Informatics Developer
- Bioinformatics Technician
- Bioinformatics Specialist
- Bioinformatics Developer
- Bioinformatics Analyst
- Assistant Research Scientist
- Database Technician
- Data Technician
- Data Analyst
- Biometrics Technician
- Bioinformatics Research Technician
- Bioinformatics Assistant
Tasks for “Log Data Technician”
- Package bioinformatics data for submission to public repositories.
- Test new or updated software or tools and provide feedback to developers.
- Document all database changes, modifications, or problems.
- Develop or maintain applications that process biologically based data into searchable databases for purposes of analysis, calculation, or presentation.
- Confer with researchers, clinicians, or information technology staff to determine data needs and programming requirements and to provide assistance with database-related research activities.
- Analyze or manipulate bioinformatics data using software packages, statistical applications, or data mining techniques.
- Perform routine system administrative functions such as troubleshooting, back-ups, and upgrades.
- Conduct quality analyses of data inputs and resulting analyses or predictions.
- Develop or apply data mining and machine learning algorithms.
- Participate in the preparation of reports or scientific publications.
- Maintain awareness of new and emerging computational methods and technologies.
- Train bioinformatics staff or researchers in the use of databases.
- Enter or retrieve information from structural databases, protein sequence motif databases, mutation databases, genomic databases or gene expression databases.
- Confer with database users about project timelines and changes.
- Monitor database performance and perform any necessary maintenance, upgrades, or repairs.
- Design or implement web-based tools for querying large-scale biological databases.
- Write computer programs or scripts to be used in querying databases.
- Create data management or error-checking procedures and user manuals.
- Extend existing software programs, web-based interactive tools, or database queries as sequence management and analysis needs evolve.
Related Technology & Tools
- Semiconductor-based sequencers
- Desktop computers
- Nuclear magnetic resonance NMR spectrometers
- Computer workstation setups
- Web servers
- Network file servers
- High throughput screening HTS systems
- Computer clusters
- Jenkins CI
- Web browser software
- Burrows-Wheeler Aligner BWA
- Atlassian Bamboo
- Hypertext markup language HTML
- Oracle Java
- Thermo Fisher Scientific Ion Reporter
- Practical extraction and reporting language Perl
- Apache Subversion
- Genome Analysis ToolKit GATK
- The MathWorks MATLAB
- Basic Local Alignment Search Tool BLAST