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Bioinformatics Scientist - Biostats

CambridgeshirePermanent
£40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5636489
Updated On: 11/05/2022
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, IS&T

Skills: IS&T - Data Analyst, IS&T - Data Integrity, IS&T - Development - Python, IS&T - Development - R, IS&T - Data Science

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Bioinformatics Scientist - Biostats to join a leading biotech company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Bioinformatics Scientist - Biostats you will be responsible for working alongside scientific and bioinformatic developers to develop solutions to support cancer patients

Key Duties and Responsibilities

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

1. As the Bioinformatics Scientist you will work towards the understanding and application of statistical methodologies to genomic data sets for the analysis of NGS cancer genomics data, biomarker development

2. You will develop and implement statistical algorithms for the analysis of genomic data sets, such as variant calling, background model estimation or scoring methods.

3. Contribute to the development of novel methodologies and algorithms for the analysis of circulating tumor DNA.

4. You will carry out data analysis for scientific or clinical studies on bio related data

Role Requirements

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

1. PhD in the field of statistical genetics, physics, computational biology, bioinformatics, applied statistics, mathematical biology, or relevant experience

2. Significant working experience in statistics (or mathematics) and applying statistical techniques to biological problems

3. Working knowledge of next generation sequence data analysis


Key Words: Biostats, R, Statistics, Bioinformatics, DNA, NGS, Genomic, Statistical
Ariana Dewji
Your Recruitment ConsultantAriana DewjiAriana.Dewji@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.