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Senior Bioinformatician

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


Senior Bioinformatician

A fantastic Biotech specialising in pioneering molecular diagnostics has released an exciting opportunity for an exceptionally talented Bioinformatician to join their Cambridge office.

The company has made huge advancements in the diagnosis and prediction of disease development for a wide range of immune-related diseases, and has now created an innovative prognostic test that can be used to facilitate personalised medicine and improve patient outcome. The ideal candidate for this position will be an enthusiastic, creative Bioinformatician that is capable of working independently and thrives on a challenge.

The responsibilities will include:

-Visualising and analysing gene expression data sets
-The design and development of computational pipelines
-Identify and implement statistical approaches to analyse and integrate large datasets
-Work in close collaboration with scientists and clinicians to interpret analysis results

Candidate requirements include:

-A PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Statistical Genetics or a related discipline
-Experience of analysing complex gene expression data sets
-Demonstrable programming skills, with fluency in Python, Perl or R
-Strong statistical background, familiar with a variety of statistical approaches
-Some machine learning experience would be highly desirable

As one of the company's first in house Bioinformaticians, this is a really exciting opportunity for someone to make a real impact on the business and help shape the future of the company. As a result, it is ideally suited to highly flexible, creative, and enthusiastic candidates who are capable of working both independently, but also love being part of a close-knit team.

On offer is a competitive salary and generous benefits package! To learn more about this opportunity, send your CV to efrancis@pararecruit.com or call Emilie for an informal chat on 0121 616 3477.

Key words:
Diagnostics, Personalised Medicine, Immunology, Cambridge, Biotech, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Data Science, Gene Expression, Start up


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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Reference: ImmDx
  • Updated: 31st January 2020
  • Expires: 28th February 2020

Paramount Recruitment

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