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Job Reference: J5635470
Updated On: 04/10/2021
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, IS&T, Genomics

Skills: Informatics - Bioinformatics, Informatics - PhD, IS&T - Software Development, IS&T - Development - Python, IS&T - Development - R, IS&T - Machine Learning, Informatics - Programming

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Bioinformatics Scientist to join a leading Biotech company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Bioinformatics Scientist you will be responsible for the analysis of metagenomic data

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Bioinformatics Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. The Bioinformatician will develop tools and databases capable of integrating and comparing large-scale (meta)genomics datasets and their associated metadata

2. You will use bioinformatic techniques to analyse and interpret metagenomics data to identify biomarkers of disease and novel live bacterial therapeutic leads

3. Using programming skills in Python you will identify, develop and implement new analytical, statistical and machine-learning methods to improve and extend the Company’s informatics platform

4. Collaborate in multi-disciplinary projects to perform end-to-end data analysis toward therapeutic discovery and development

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Bioinformatics Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant PHD or equivalent in a scientific area such as Bioinformatics, Computational Biology or similar

2. Proven industry experience in bionformatics leading the development of bioinformatics methods or pipelines and the analysis of large-scale datasets

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with programming languages such as Python, Perl or R

Key Words: Bioinformatics, Python, Analysis, Genome, Metagenomics, Metadata, programming
Michael Shirley
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DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.