Data Analyst - Cambridge

CK Clinical
£30,000 - £39,999
02 Dec 2017
13 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Stephanie Maccioni is looking for a Clinical Data Analyst to join our client, a leading Oncology Services Laboratory and CRO. This role will be based on site in Cambridge.

Main duties and responsibilities:
- Assist the Lead Clinical Scientist in the interpretation of clinical NGS data and the construction of clinical reports.
- Monitor the quality of data produced by next generation sequencing and other technologies, to ensure it meets the standards required for the diagnostic service.
- To help maintain and improve the analysis pipeline for Next Generation Sequencing data for the Molecular Diagnostic Profiling Service.
- To aid in maintaining the databases for storage of scientific and clinical information, diagnostic test results, etc, and to establish links for submission to external databases where appropriate.
- Be responsible for ensuring the Laboratory complies with all requirements of Data Protection, liaising with the IT Governance as required.

Key requirements:
- HCPC registered Clinical Scientist
- Knowledge of molecular biology and genomics
- An understanding of the principles of DNA sequence analysis, especially both Next-generation and e data.
- Familiar with commonly used databases and bioinformatics tools for NGS data analysis (eg., IGV, SIFT, UCSC Genome Browser, etc.)
- Experience of data management and processing in a healthcare setting.
- Experience of data management and processing, with a demonstration of sensitivity to issues of confidentiality and knowledge of the Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act.

A full job spec is available upon request

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference CL40681 in all correspondence.