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Computational Science Developer II

Requisition Details

Requisition Information

Requisition Title Computational Science Developer II
Requisition Number 01747-R

Opening Information

Job Status Full Time
Position Category Science/Research (RSCH)
Education Required Undergraduate Degree
Experience Required Less than 1 year
Position Description

Dr. Justin B. Kinney at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, is seeking a talented and self-directed Computational Developer I /Programmer to join his research group.

Responsibilities will include assisting lab members in the creation, packaging, and upkeep of scientific software written in R and Python, as well as in the deployment of such software via interactive web servers.

The Kinney Lab pursues an integrated combination of experiment, computation, and theory focused on problems in molecular biophysics, machine learning, and the study of sequence-function relationships. Visit for more information.

The Kinney Lab is part of the Simons Center for Quantitative Biology at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. CSHL is located on the north shore of Long Island and is readily accessible from New York City via the Long Island Rail Road. For additional information about CSHL, please visit:

Position Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree is required. Applicants with BS-level training in computer science, software engineering, or related fields, are encouraged to apply. So are applicants with substantial programming experience.

Applicants should be proficient in both Python and R. Experience in web programming is a plus.

If interested, please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at:

Position Number 01747-R

Please include a cover letter, CV, and contact information for two references.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
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