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Bioinformatician

Cambridge, CambridgeshirePermanent
£45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5636346
Updated On: 05/04/2022
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, IS&T, Life Sciences, Cell & Gene Therapy, Science, Genomics, Drug Discovery

Skills: Informatics - Bioinformatics, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatics, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatician

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Bioinformatician to join a leading cancer diagnostics company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Bioinformatician you will be responsible for being an integral part of the research into brand new techniques that aim to diagnose and prevent cancer during the early stages.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

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

1. You will use your next-generation sequencing knowledge to handle all the projects efficiently.

2. You will use your bioinformatics experience to analyse DNA sequences within cancer effectively.

3. You will create and establish pipelines capable of data processing to enable methylation analysis.

4. You will co-operate and communicate effectively with your fellow bioinformaticians to manage your projects successfully, and contribute heavily to the common goal of helping to beat cancer.

Role Requirements

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

1. A MSc or PhD in Bioinformatics or related discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in bioinformatics, analysing next-generation sequencing data and scientific programming.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with python and/or R, developing diagnostics products within the genomics field, DNA sequence analysis and analysing methylome data.

Elliott Howells
Your Recruitment ConsultantElliott Howellselliott.howells@hyperec.com
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.