Natasha Young at CK IT is currently recruiting for a Bioinformatician at senior or principal level to join a dedicated team of researchers providing an outsourced service to one of the top ten largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. This role is offered on a full time, permanent basis and will be based at the client’s site in Surrey which is commutable from London, Oxford, Reading and Guilford.
The purpose of the role is to perform bioinformatics analysis and software support for genomics/systems biology projects, assisting in development, test and maintenance of modular software pipelines, providing daily data analysis, preliminary interpretation of the data, tests to determine biological significance, visualisation of biologically meaningful data and creating reports.
The ability to analyse and interpret bioinformatics data in the context of biological pathways and networks
Experience in data mining, working with large datasets such as DNA- and RNA-sequencing, epigenomic, proteomic and protein-protein interaction data
Hands-on experience programming for bioinformatics applications
Strong programming skills in Python, Perl or Java
Masters or equivalent level of technical competency in Bioinformatics or Computeral Biology or similar
Good interpersonal, organisational and communication skills
CK IT is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.
If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference IT34275 in all correspondence
Contact: Natasha Young