Bioinformatician

Recruiter
RBW Consulting Solutions Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
up to £60,000 per annum
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Bioinformatician - London - up to £60,000 per annum

RBW have partnered with a start-up biotechnology company to to search for Bioinformaticians at a junior and team-lead level.

Responsibilities:

- Part of a cross-functional team developing complex, automated data analytics solutions in health-tech
- Contribution to prototyping and optimization of algorithms
- Design and creation of data analysis approaches and pipelines
- Analysis and interpretation of data, especially in the biomedical context (e.g. genomics)
- Interface between software development and other disciplines

Position Requirements

- University degree in Computer Science or Natural Sciences, ideally with a focus on Bioinformatics or Genomics
- Extensive experience with advanced data analytics, statistical methods and development of data analysis pipelines
- Solid understanding of, and genuine interest in the inner workings of advanced algorithms
- Excellent programming skills in scripting languages (e.g. Python, R) and/or C++
- Experience in the field of Next-Generation-Sequencing preferred
- Experience in the field of Image- and/or Signal-Processing is beneficial

Personal Requirements

- Analytical mindset with an ability to grasp complex contexts and scenarios quickly
- True team player, enjoy working in an interdisciplinary team
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work independently, pragmatic mindset