An established Biotechnology Company is looking for an experienced Computational Biologist, with a passion for Drug Discovery, to join their rapidly growing scientific team in London.
They are working to bring to market novel cancer assays based on their proprietary technology. They are looking for someone with experience with NGS and exceptional molecular biology to really help the team to excel.
Computational Biologist Role:
This great opportunity is needing someone to come aboard and be able to contribute to multiple projects developing kits for cancer diagnostics. You will receive a competitive salary, the opportunity to develop your skills in a dynamic and varied role and work with an ambitious and highly rewarding company.
Reporting the Head of Bioinformatics, you will develop and implement statistical approaches to analyse diverse multi-omics data types to help identify novel drug targets, biomarkers and therapeutic mechanisms. Other responsibilities include:
Integrate and perform meta-analysis of public & internal data sets to generate testable hypotheses Develop and implement computational approaches to translate human genetic and genomic evidence to inform Oncology/Fibrosis target selection, validation and patient stratification decisions Computational Biologist Requirements:
Ph.D. degree in Bioinformatics-related subject, preferably with 3-5 years postdoc and/or industry experience A strong understanding of statistical concepts and a demonstrated, high level proficiency in the application of a range of classical and modern statistical methods Experience with regression, including linear/non-linear models and mixed effect models, and a range of clustering methods such as graph-based approaches Experience in the statistical analysis and interpretation of diverse omics datasets Strong programming/scripting skills in a language such as R, Python Experience with databases such as TCGA, GTEx, cBioPortal and CCLE In return, you will receive a competitive salary, excellent benefits package and ongoing career development.
The interview process includes an initial telephone interview followed by an onsite interview. If this sounds like you, please apply now! Interviews can happen this week. If you want to discuss similar opportunities please email George Smailes at (url removed)
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