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Bioinformatics QA Scientist Jobs at Labcorp – Comp Biology & Bioinformatics Apply

Bioinformatics QA Scientist Jobs at Labcorp – Comp Biology & Bioinformatics Apply

About the Company:

Our company is at the forefront of developing sophisticated applications for molecular and Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) assays. We are seeking a skilled Bioinformatics QA Scientist to ensure the accuracy and quality of our bioinformatics tools through rigorous testing and validation procedures.

Job Title: Bioinformatics QA Scientist

Category: Information Technology

Job ID: 2418432

Job Type: Full-Time

Remote: Yes

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop, document, and maintain functional test cases and test artifacts.
  • Execute manual or automated test cases, report results, and track bugs.
  • Collaborate with the software development team to resolve issues.
  • Utilize Python for writing test scripts and automation frameworks.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to understand specific testing requirements.
  • Assist in the development of testing strategies for new product features.
  • Provide feedback to improve product quality and reduce test overhead.
  • Train and mentor junior QA testers.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Expertise in software testing methodologies, with a focus on bioinformatics applications.
  • Strong communication and documentation skills.
  • Proficiency in Python, R, Selenium, and Behave/Cucumber.
  • Background in biology, genetics, or related fields.
  • Experience in test case development and error troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of statistical tools and data analysis techniques.
  • Familiarity with Laboratory Developed Tests (LDT) and regulatory environments.
  • Ability to contribute to the development of company objectives.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and contribute to team collaboration.
  • Continuous learning and open communication.

Must-Have Experience:

  • Languages: Python/Pytest, Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Selenium, Cucumber (Bonus: R, AWS, Nextflow, MATLAB)
  • Packages: Git/Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence, PyTest, Pandas, Numpy, Scipy, Tensorflow, Pytorch, Plotly, JupyterLab, Ggplot
  • Techniques: Code Review, Requirements, Scientific Documentation, End-to-End Testing, Unit Testing
  • Key Words: Integration Testing, Unit Testing, Validation, Documentation, Selenium, Cucumber


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computational Biology/Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Molecular Biology, Physics, Engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum of 1 year in a biotechnology setting.

Pay Range: $75,000 – $125,000


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Shekhar Suman is the Co-founder of BioTecNika Info Labs Pvt. Ltd. He is an Entrepreneur, Writer, Public Speaker, and a Motivational Coach. In his career, he has mentored more than 100,000+ students toward success in the Biopharma Industry. He heads the BioTecNika Group, which comprises,, and An avid reader and listener who is passionate about BioSciences. Today Biotecnika is India's largest Biotech Career portal, with over 5 Million subscribers from academia & Industry. It's ranked among the top 50 websites worldwide in the Biology category.


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