Mr Brendan Hosking

Solutions Engineer

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Biography

Brendan Hosking is a solutions engineer in the Transformational Bioinformatics team, working in Genome Engineering under Dr Laurence Wilson. He uses serverless cloud resources to produce tools that can rapidly and cheaply analyse large genomic datasets.

He received his Bachelor of Science from the Australian National University in 2015, with a double major in Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics, and Theoretical Physics.

His current work involves creating a serverless implementation of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health's Beacon specification, as well as a serverless architecture for producing population statistics VCF files from large datasets.

Academic Qualifications

  • 2015

    B. Science (Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics, Theoretical Physics)
    Australian National University

Achievements and Awards

  • Dec 2018-Dec 2018

    Domain + Digital Award
    CSIRO

  • Dec 2018-Dec 2018

    Inclusion, Trust and Respect Award
    CSIRO

Current Roles

  • Solutions Engineer
    Create solutions to genetic problems using cloud resources, with an emphasis on serverless implementations.