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JOB: Research Scientist - Applied Statistics/Biometrics, CSIRO, Australia
miércoles, 24 mayo 2017

Research Scientist - Applied Statistics/Biometrics

Location: Canberra, ACT, Australia

Salary: AU $92K - AU $100K plus up to 15.4% superannuation

Tenure: Specified Term of 3 years

Reference: 39670

Our world is changing fast and data is the basic currency of this new world. CSIRO Data61 is Australia’s leading digital research network and focus on a data-driven future. CSIRO Data61 are seeking a talented applied statistics/biometrics researcher to join our team of genetics and genomics statisticians in Canberra. Collaborating with leading researchers in both Data61 and Agriculture & Food, you will innovate, develop and apply statistical and computational methods for the design and analysis of agricultural experimental and genomics data to increase genetic gains and our understanding of the biological control of key traits in a range of species.

Your success in this role will be underpinned by your record of science innovation and creativity, plus your ability and willingness to incorporate novel ideas and approaches into scientific investigations. To be considered you will hold a doctorate and or equivalent research experience in statistics. You will also have demonstrated experience in statistical analysis, statistical modelling and in particular the use of linear mixed models, and experience in, or the ability to undertake, the design and analysis of experiments. Your strong programming experience in R or Python, or a demonstrated ability to learn computer languages easily, will also be essential to your success.

For more information and how to apply, please visit: https://jobs.csiro.au/job/Canberra%2C-ACT-Research-Scientist-Applied-StatisticsBiometrics/406652000/

Applications Close: Applications will remain open until filled, however we encourage you to submit your application by 28 May 2017 as we will assess suitable candidates from that date onwards.