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    This position is in the Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Analytics and Outreach, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Staff which provides comprehensive statistical and bioinformatics support to all internal and external regulatory and research-related activities, including study design, analysis, and participation in the development and application of regulatory standards and compliance activities.

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    • Serves as an expert Computer Scientist, technical authority and advisor related to software engineering and its application to bioinformatics, whole genome sequencing, big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and other relevant domains.
    • Serves as a senior advisor and member of a team of computer scientists that design, develop and/or modify existing software to help solve routine and novel scientific computing problems.
    • Participates in conferences and meetings of professional groups concerned with the application of bioinformatics and computer technologies.
    • Prepares written reports and oral presentations describing developed systems and the general application of information technology to research for publication and for use by management.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel up to 25% for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    1550 Computer Science

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