Scientific Programmer - Bioinformatics

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. Germany
Kassel, Germany
Posting date: 30 Sep 2020

Proclinical has partnered with a research organisation in search for a Scientific Programmer with a keen interest in platform development and applying state of the art bioinformatics to target id and drug discovery.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop an interactive platform and applications for multi-omics data analysis
  • Apply novel algorithms to support analysis of large omics data sets, e.g. for single cell and high throughput RNA-Seq
  • Use your creativity to find solutions to yet unsolved scientific and technical challenges
  • Work with researchers in interdisciplinary project teams in multiple research programs

Skills and Requirements

  • Master's degree or higher in a natural or formal science discipline
  • Strong programming skills in R, ideally with package development and Shiny apps
  • Experience in web platform development (e.g. JavaScript, D3, WebGL) and other programming languages (e.g. Python) is a plus
  • Knowledge of software development methodology (version control, testing, documentation)
  • Proficiency in working with bioinformatics tools and understanding of common algorithms
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work independently in a fast-paced work environment
  • Fluency in English

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.