Highly Competitive
Posting date: 09 Nov 2018
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ProClinical is working with a biotechnology company that is a world leader in the field of genetic diagnostics for rare diseases. This global biotech is looking to hire a Bioinformatician to be based in Berlin on a permanent basis.

Job Description:

  • The use of cutting-edge technologies to identify disease-causing variants in hereditary diseases
  • Analysing whole genome, whole exome and targeted panel sequencing data and support clinical scientists in generating medical diagnostic reports
  • Work with clinicians and scientists to evaluate and enhance existing high throughput sequencing bioinformatics tools (software assessment, installation, configuration and customization)
  • Work with R&D bioinformatics team to continuously improve diagnostic tools and services

Skills and Requirements:

  • A doctorate degree in Bioinformatics, Statistical Genetics, Biological Sciences, or a related Field
  • Experience in leading a team
  • Excellent knowledge and application of English, both oral and written, particularly in the area of medical writing
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux environment and good understanding of Python, Perl and MySQL
  • Excellent knowledge of Genetics; experience in a molecular diagnostic setting is a plus
  • Experience with evaluation and validation of NGS genetic data is a plus

To Apply:

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