Posted to MedZilla on 3/26/2017


England, Associate Bioinformatics Scientist SC_SW_11296-MZ


A market-leading company in the field of genomics is currently recruiting for an Associate Bioinformatics scientist to be based in Cambridge, UK. You will join an experienced group using innovative tools and prototypes to analyse sequencing data for oncology and rare disease. Start dates are available in April, initial contracts will be 6 months with the likelihood of further extension.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of cancer DNA and RNA sequencing data
  • Benchmarking of sequencing data analysis tools
  • Maintenance and improvement of clinical reporting prototypes

Education and Experience:

  • Basic understanding of genomics, genetics and sequencing technologies
  • Experience working in a Unix environment
  • Knowledge of Python and R coding
  • Practical experience of sequence analysis and open source bioinformatics tools
  • Hands-on experience with cancer RNA-seq data

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