Work Nature

  • Bioinformatics is the application of computer technology to get the information that's stored in certain types of biological data.
  • Bioinformatics provides central, globally accessible databases that enable scientists to submit, search and analyse information.
  • It offers analysis software for data studies and comparisons and provides tools for modelling, visualising, exploring and interpreting data.
  • Main goal is to convert multitude of complex data into useful information and knowledge.
  • Bioinformatics specialists are computer and data specialists who work within biotechnology and other biological research areas.
  • They collect, store, analyze, and present complex biological data that can include DNA and genome information, protein sequencing and pathways
  • Designing and manipulating complex databases
  • Creating web-based analytical tools and algorithms
  • Developing new software for project and research needs

Key Skills

  • Python
  • R
  • Java
  • SPSS
  • Unix Commands
  • Biological science

Occupations

  • Clinical Software Engineer
  • Computational biologists.
  • Software Developer
  • Bioinformatics analyst
  • Biometricians
  • Biostatisticians
  • Programmer
  • Research Analyst

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Medium
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
High
4 Level Of Preparation
Medium

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