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Senior/Principal Bioinformatician

Cambridgeshire, CambridgeshirePermanent
£50,000 - £62,500 per annum
Job Reference: J5635062
Updated On: 09/06/2021
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, IS&T, Life Sciences

Skills: HRS - Working From Home, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatics, IT Pharma - Computational - Bioinformatician, IT Pharma - Computational - Pipeline, IT Pharma - Operations - AWS, IT Pharma - Software - Python, IT Pharma - Software - Quality

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior/Principal Bioinformatician to join a growing start-up Biotech company based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Senior/Principal Bioinformatician you will be responsible for preforming hands-on multi-omics data analysis in support of their drug discovery programs, as well as drive the development of custom computational tools to support the company's target identification and validation platform.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

1. Design novel computational approaches using human multi-omics evidence to inform target selection and validation.

2. Develop the companies bioinformatics and statistical analysis pipeline to integrate different internal and external genomic, transcriptomic, proteomics, biochemical, imaging, and other datasets.

3. Manage deployment of appropriate computational infrastructure to the cloud and/or onto in-house server systems.

4. Engage with biology and drug discovery teams, and with external collaborators to support project planning and execution, provide expert advice and drive innovative use of omics data and analyses.

Role Requirements

1. A PhD in Computational Biology or Bioinformatics; or in Data Science, Computer Science, Machine Learning, Statistics, or a related discipline but with >3 years of experience in drug discovery.

2. Demonstrated experience with QC, analysis, and integration of high dimensional data multi-omics datasets (e.g., genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics) for disease research

3. Proficiency in various statistical methods, prediction models and machine learning algorithms used for solving complex biological and/or medical problems.
Elliott Harvey
Your Recruitment ConsultantElliott Harveyelliott.harvey@hyperec.com
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