Senior Bioinformatician

  • Location

    Edinburgh, Scotland

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    Life Sciences

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  • Contact:

    Janne Bate

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Are you looking for the next step up to Senior Bioinformatician or Bioinformatics Team Leader? If so, we are working with a small successful and dynamic commercial Bioinformatics company based in Edinburgh with global reach.

Desired Skills & Experience

Educated to Masters or PhD level (or equivalent) in a discipline that includes formal training in biology, genetics, statistics, computational science, or related fields.

The ideal candidate would have expertise in R and a scripting language such as Python, Perl, Ruby and also be familiar with working in a Linux environment.


Within the business and the team there is an excellent opportunity to make a significant impact and contribution, further developing your career in terms of diversity of commercial projects, mentoring of other team members and shaping the business' service offering.
The company is a young and well-funded business, building a reputation for excellence and has been growing consistently over the last decade.

You will be involved in all aspects of projects from planning to completion and delivery of contracts for academic and industrial clients and be involved in service and system development for a large range of data types including transcriptomics, genomics, epigenetics, proteomics and metabolomics.

This is a stimulating and diverse environment which to apply your skills as well as a great work-life balance with flexible working hours and a real team mentality.