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We're a dedicated team of researchers and engineers drawing from different backgrounds and ideas to push the boundaries of data intensive science. Our mission is to pioneer translational data intensive science to advance biology, medicine, healthcare, and the environment. Our research interests include data commons, bioinformatics, high performance analytics, virtualized infrastructure, and pipelines for large-scale data analysis. We work closely with researchers at the University of Chicago and others around the world to pursue discovery and make an impact on society.

Current Openings

View our current staff job openings and apply with the requisition number at UChicago Jobs.

Senior Bioinformatician

Requisition# 099991

The Bioinformatician will design and implement bioinformatics services for faculty for projects in the Center for Data Intensive Science. The Bioinfomatician will work on developing pipelines for this project, including support for high-throughput genomic technologies.

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Technical Support Engineer

Join our product support team dedicated to the launch of the Genomic Data Commons, one of the world’s largest storage and distribution system for cancer genomics.

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Software Engineer

Coming soon

Information Security Analyst

Coming soon

Software Engineer in Test

Coming soon

Volunteer Opportunities

Do you share our passion of using data science to make an impact on important problems? Consider joining our team as a volunteer to contribute in an area of your expertise and fuel your curiousity. Your generosity and support are critical to delivering on our ambitious mission.

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Student and Trainee Openings


Health & Welfare Benefits

  • 5 Medical Plans
  • 2 Dental Plans
  • Vision Plan
  • Healthcare Flexible Spending
  • Health Savings Account
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • On-Site Childcare Program
  • Staff and Faculty Assistance Program
  • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Childcare Referral Services
  • Elder Care Referral Service
  • Retiree Medical Insurance

Tuition Benefits

  • Professional Development
  • Staff Education Assistance Program
  • Dependent Children Education Assistance Program

Retirement & Financial Benefits

  • Retirement Income Program
  • Supplemental Retirement Program
  • Staff Pension Plan
  • Employer-Assisted Housing Program
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending
  • Qualified Transportation Benefits
  • Perks and Discounts

Vacation, Holidays & Time Off Benefits

  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • 15 Vacation Days
  • 5 Personal Holidays
  • 10 Sick Days
  • Leave of Absence Programs
  • Short & Long Term Disability

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer.

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