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(Senior) Bioinformatician

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Posted 3 weeks ago
Cambridge
£40,000 - £60,000 per year
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Job Description

(Senior) Bioinformatician           

AL Solutions are searching for a Bioinformatician or Senior Bioinformatician to work within the Data Science team of an innovative start-up Biotechnology company in Cambridge.

This company are developing innovative medicines within the Oncology & Immunology space.

Your position will be to drive the development of computational tools and to perform data analysis to support the target identification and therapeutics development platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Drive approaches to translate human genetic and genomic evidence to inform target selection
  • Develop statistical methods and algorithms for multi-omics datasets
  • Manage the deployment of appropriate computational infrastructure
  • Engage with cross-functional project teams and external vendors to support planning, execution, and to provide advice on the use of genomic data and analyses

Qualifications

  • PhD in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Data Science, Machine Learning, Statistics, or a related discipline
  • Experience with high dimensional data and machine learning for disease research
  • Proficiency with programming languages such as R, Python, Perl, SQL
  • Working understanding of common bioinformatics datasets (ENCODE, GTEx, TCGA)
  • Experience working on target identification or biomarker/translational medicine
  • Understanding of statistics and biological concepts as well as data science skills

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